Volunteer & Employment Opportunities

Instructional Coach

temporary | summer

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

Summer 2020: We’re hiring four Instructional Coaches – 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 Instructional Coach job description. The Summer 2020 application is now available.

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 Summer 2020 application is now available.

Dean of Faculty

temporary | summer

The Dean of Faculty provides guidance and problem solving skills to help our teaching fellows grow as pre-service educators through a holistic lens.  Learn more about the position in the Dean of Faculty job descriptionThe Summer 2020 application is now available.

9th Grade Fellows Mentor

temporary | summer

The 9th Grade Fellows Mentor designs and facilitates a six-week service learning and leadership development curriculum focused on skills including communication and public speaking, collaboration and community building, time management, self-reflection and advocacy, and college knowledge. Learn more about the position in the 9th Grade Fellows Mentor job descriptionThe Summer 2020 application is now available.

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. Learn more about the position in the Operations Associate job descriptionThe Summer 2020 application is now available.

Volunteers

temporary | summer/school year

Volunteers work to ensure that all the behind-the-scenes administrative functions for the Summer 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.