Careers in Psychology - Summer Instructor

Blueprint Summer Programs - Charlottesville, VA (30+ days ago)4.0


Job type: Seasonal/Temp
Salary and Benefits: $600/ week, Paid Training, Housing and Meals Included
Program Length/ Dates: Summer 2018, 2- 3 weeks (See program locations and dates below)

The Careers in Psychology Instructor position is available at Howard University and The University of Virginia!

Job Purpose:
Organize classroom activities and impart engaging subject matter to students at Blueprint’s designated locations (see specific course offerings and program locations).

Essential Duties:
Hours of Instruction range from 10:00am-5:00pm Monday - Friday
Must be available in the evenings from 6:00PM through 10:00PM to supervise 2 - 3 evening on campus activities per week, as assigned by your Program Director
Must be available and on campus Saturday and Sundays. Duties to be assigned at the discretion of your Program Director
Provide differentiated learning for students of all grade and ability levels, 8-12
Teach Blueprint’s course curriculum while providing a fun, comfortable and personal classroom environment that helps students prepare for college
Provide high school students with appropriate support, knowledge and encouragement to reach future goals
Plan and execute all day-to-day class functions while providing engaging and rigorous lessons
Maintain a positive, professional on-campus presence at all times
Assist in supervising non-academic activities and providing general program/office administrative support
Assist in supervising all on-campus and off-campus activities, including student special events and road trips

Minimum Requirements:
Minimum of one year teaching experience
Have completed a graduate degree, be enrolled in a graduate program in a field related to course of instruction or have comparable teaching experience
Must be able to travel to and from designated Blueprint Summer Program location

Desired Qualifications:
Summer/ enrichment program or adjunct teaching experience
CPR Certification is a plus
Involvement in student organizations, career advising and/or academic administration
Passionate teacher with the drive to impart knowledge and mentor youth
Outstanding leadership skills
Able to walk long distances, daily (around a college campus)
Caring, compassionate and selfless
Thrive in unstructured, high-intensity environments
Proactive problem solver
Quick thinking and entrepreneurial
Can-do, positive attitude and high energy
Team player; willing to participate in various program activities

Current Available Courses

Careers in Engineering - UCLA Session A & B, University of Virginia
Film Studies - UCLA Session A & B
Careers in Medicine - University of Florida Session A, B & C, Howard University, UCLA Session A & B, University of Virginia and Lehigh
Veterinary Science - University of Florida Session A, B & C
Forensic Science - UCLA Session A & B, Lehigh
Careers in Law - University of Florida Session C, University of Virginia
Business - UCLA Session B

How to Apply:
To be considered, candidates must fill out our online application. For more information about Blueprint Summer Programs and a full list of our available positions, please visit www.bpsummerprograms.com

Program Dates and Locations

University of California, Los Angeles CA
Session A
Training: June 27 - June 30 (on-site) + 1 day pre-arrival training (self-paced/ online)
Session Dates: July 1 - Jul 14 (Staff departure date dependent upon student enrollment, subject to change)
Session B

Training: July 4 - July 7 (on-site) + 1 day pre-arrival training (self-paced/ online)

Program Dates: July 8 - July 21 (Staff departure date dependent upon student enrollment, subject to change)

Georgetown University, Washington D.C
Training: June 20 - June 23 (on-site) + 1 day pre-arrival training (self-paced/ online)
Session Dates: June 24 - July 7 (Staff departure date dependent upon student enrollment, subject to change)

University of Florida, Gainesville FL
Sessions A & B
Training: June 20 - June 23 (on-site) + 1 day pre-arrival training (self-paced/ online)
Session Dates: June 24th - July 7th (Staff departure date dependent upon student enrollment, subject to change)
Session C
Training: July 4 - July 7 (on-site) + 1 day pre-arrival training (self-paced/ online)
Session Dates: July 8 - July 21 (Staff departure date dependent upon student enrollment, subject to change)

Howard University, Washington D.C
Training: June 27 - June 30 (on-site) + 1 day pre-arrival training (self-paced/ online)
Session Dates: July 1 - Jul 14 (Staff departure date dependent upon student enrollment, subject to change)

Lehigh University, Bethlehem PA
Training: July 3 - July 7 (on-site) + 1 day pre-arrival training (self-paced/ online)
Program Dates: July 8 - July 21 (Staff departure date dependent upon student enrollment, subject to change)

University of Virginia, Charlottesville VA
Training: July 4 - July 7 (on-site) + 1 day pre-arrival training (self-paced/ online)
Program Dates: July 8 - July 21 (Staff departure date dependent upon student enrollment, subject to change)

About Blueprint Summer Programs

Our company helps high school students succeed in college from Day 1 through personal, fun and innovative summer programs. Here’s why students come to Blueprint:

Get Ready For College: Blueprint’s proprietary College & Career Readiness curriculum, custom-developed academic courses and on-campus living help students more successfully navigate the transition from highschool to college
Choose the Right Major: Inspiring courses taught by top-notch instructors help students choose an area they would like (or not like!) to study
Decide Where to Go to College: Living on a college campus and taking classes that focus on personal goals, budget and admission requirements help students feel more confident about what college is the ‘right fit’ for them
Rock their College Applications: Hands-on activities and workshops dedicated to organizing the college search and application process, writing stellar personal statements and engaging in effective college interviews all set students up for success as they apply for admission!
HAVE FUN! Road trips, evening activities and tours of popular attractions make for a fun and memorable summer!
This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee. Other duties, responsibilities and activities may change or be assigned at any time with or without notice.

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