Volunteer & Employment Opportunities

Mentor Teachers

temporary | summer/school year

Mentor Teachers train and guide high school and college students toward become effective teachers.  Through lesson plan feedback, classroom observation, debriefing, and professional development workshops, Mentor Teachers are our teaching fellows’ first coaches as they learn how to teach for the very first time.

Each year we hire Mentor Teachers to work closely with each other and the program’s Directors in supporting teaching fellows as they plan and teach 7th and 8th grade curricula with low-income, academically motivated middle school students in Providence Public Schools.  

Summerbridge 2018
We’re hiring four Mentor Teachers – two English and two Math – to work closely with each other and the program’s Directors in supporting 24 high school- and college-age teachers as they plan and teach 7th and 8th grade curricula with low-income, academically motivated middle school students in Providence Public Schools this summer. Learn more about the position in the Mentor Teacher Job DescriptionMentor Teacher Application Deadline: March 21, 2018

School Year Program 2018-2019: Please check back in September 2018 for the 2018-2019 school year application.

Questions? Contact Marisa Chock, Program Director for Teacher Education at (401) 528-2152 or mchock@breakthroughprovidence.org.

Dean of Students

Temporary | Summer

The Dean of Students supports middle school students and their young teachers to become effective problem-solvers  Through individual and group problem-solving sessions, classroom observation, debriefing, and implementation of restorative practices, our Dean of Students ensures our community is a positive, safe, and empowering place to teach and learn. 

Learn more about the position in the Dean of Students Job Description.

The application process for Summer 2018 is open.  To apply please submit a cover letter and resume to apply@breakthroughprovidence.org.

Questions? Contact Carlon Howard, Executive Director at (401) 528-2127 or choward@breakthroughprovidence.org.

Operations Director

temporary | summer

The Operations Director supervises two Operations Associates and many volunteers to ensure that all the behind-the-scenes administrative functions for the Summerbridge Program (transportation, meals, event logistics) run smoothly. 

The application process for Summer 2018 is closed.  Please check back in December 2018 for next summer’s application.

Questions? Contact Carlon Howard, Executive Director at (401) 528-2127 or choward@breakthroughprovidence.org.

Operations Associates

temporary | summer

Operations Associates work under the supervision of an Operations Director to ensure that all the behind-the-scenes administrative functions for the Summerbridge Program (transportation, meals, event logistics) run smoothly. 

The application process for Summer 2018 is now open.  

Questions? Contact Carlon Howard, Executive Director at (401) 528-2127 or choward@breakthroughprovidence.org.

Volunteers

temporary | summer/school year

Volunteers work to ensure that all the behind-the-scenes administrative functions for the Summerbridge Program (transportation, meals, event logistics) run smoothly. Volunteering is a great way to achieve community service hours, belong to a fun and supportive community, learn valuable leadership skills, and explore teaching as a career.

Questions? Contact Jason Colon, College Bound Coordinator at (401) 528-2257 or jcolon@breakthroughprovidence.org.