Summer 2019 Employment Opportunities for Neuroscience Instructors.
CTY offers challenging academic programs for highly talented and motivated elementary, middle, and high school students from across the country and around the world. We are currently seeking highly motivated and qualified candidates to work in our summer programs. Information regarding employment and our summer programs can be found at HERE.
Why teach for CTY?
competitive salary plus room and board at our east and west coast residential sites
all classes are taught by both an instructor and teaching assistant, and are limited to a maximum of 18 students per class
opportunity to teach gifted students, and work with other professionals in your field
science instructors are allotted a generous lab budget
We are currently seeking individuals to teach the following Neuroscience-related courses:
Session 1: June 20 - July 13, 2019 Session 2: July 13 - August 3, 2019
For more information about these positions, site locations, program dates, and access to our online employment application, please see our website, or contact Lesa Goodhue via email at email@example.com.
Johns Hopkins University is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, religion, age, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, disability, marital status, veteran status, or any other occupationally irrelevant criteria. The university promotes affirmative action for minorities, women, disabled persons, and veterans.
Summer programs instructors at residential sites are responsible for teaching an appropriately challenging and rigorous course to approximately 15-18 highly able students (12-14 in Young Students classes). Instructors' core responsibilities are to plan and conduct their classes and labs within our guidelines, to monitor and evaluate the progress of each of their students, and to supervise an instructional assistant.
Instructors' daily working hours are morning and afternoon class times, some evening sessions at 7th Grade and Above sites, weekly instructional staff meetings, and additional class planning and preparation time as needed. At 7th Grade and Above sites, instructors are responsible for Sunday evening class sessions. At all sites, instructors are responsible for working the opening weekend, some of intersession, and the closing weekend. Otherwise, instructors do not have scheduled responsibilities on weekends.
Terms of Employment
Starting salary is $2,400 to $3,000 for one 3-week sessions; instructors may work one or both sessions.
For residential program employees, room and board are provided
Employees pay their travel to and from domestic program locations
Teaching experience, preferably with children or adolescents
Graduate course work in the appropriate field with a GPA of 3.2 or better
Comfortable using Microsoft Office and web-based applications like Box
Demonstrated leadership and organizational skills
Maturity, responsibility, and creativity
Additional Salary Information: Room and board is provided at all of our residential sites.
Internal Number: NEUR2019
About Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth
Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth is the world leader in gifted education since 1979, Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth is a nonprofit dedicated to identifying and developing the talents of academically advanced pre-college students around the world. We serve bright learners and their families through our research, advocacy, and counseling, as well as our signature gifted and talented summer, online, international, and family programs.
CTY students comprise the most promising minds of the next generation. There are nearly 150,000 CTY alumni around the world, including the founders of Facebook and Google, Intel Science Talent Search winners, Rhodes Scholars, and MacArthur Fellows. At CTY, bright students have the chance to participate in challenging educational opportunities they won’t experience anywhere else. Just as important, they’ll find a safe, welcoming circle of peers, mentors, and teachers who understand advanced students. And they’ll make lifelong friends who share their passion for learning.