JAPANESE COMMUNITY YOUTH COUNCIL (JCYC) ACADEMIC YEAR 2019-2020
Title: Summer Instructor, Upward Bound Program*
*Supervisors: Upward Bound Associate Director; Director of College Access Programs
Position: Temporary, Sunday, 12-20 hours per week, Monday-Thursday
Location: San Francisco State University AND San Jose State University
Compensation: $30/hr (transportation reimbursement to SJSU provided)
Employment Period: June 8th - July 16th, 2020
PROGRAM & POSITION DESCRIPTION
Upward Bound is a year-round, pre-college TRIO Program funded by the U.S. Department of Education. The program targets students who are from low-income families and/or are the first-generation of their family to attend college. The goal of Upward Bound is to increase the rate at which participants complete high school and enroll in and graduate from institutions of postsecondary education.
JCYC is a non-profit §501c(3) agency which annually serves 5,000 children and youth from all ethnic backgrounds through numerous programs including preschool, employment training and placement, substance abuse prevention and educational advising. For more info about Upward Bound and JCYC go to www.jcyc.org and www.jcyccollegeaccess.org.
Upward Bound is hiring instructors for its six-week summer program held at San Francisco State University (June 8th - July 9th) AND San Jose State University (July 13th -July 16th). Summer Instructors teach one or two high school level courses Monday through Thursday in Lab Science (Biology, Chemistry, Physics), Mathematics (Algebra through Calculus), Composition & Literature, and Foreign Language Classes will be on a block schedule and instructors will be compensated for preparation time.
BA/BS in related field. Two (2) years minimum teaching and/or working with high school youth in an academic environment; ability to work with youth from diverse ethnic and socio-economic backgrounds. Experience in Upward Bound or similar pre-college program a strong plus. Applicants currently enrolled in college as undergraduate or graduate students strongly encouraged to apply. Applicants working towards their teaching credentials will be given strong consideration.
How to Apply:
Please no phone calls. Applicants MUST submit ALL of the following: 1) Cover Letter and 2) Resume
PLEASE NOTE: Upward Bound, a college access program of JCYC, actively seek to hire and promote individuals, recruit volunteers and provide services to individuals without regard to race, color, sex, sexual orientation, religious creed, national origin, age, marital or veteran status, or presence of non-jobrelated conditions or disabilities. All employees of the JCYC participate in a criminal background investigation. Pursuant to the San Francisco Fair Chance Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.
Job Types: Part-time, Temporary
Salary: $30.00 /hour