The programs listed below share their opportunities with City Year because they value the experience and skills of City Year corps members and alumni, and encourage members of the City Year community to apply.
Johns Hopkins Center for Talented Youth
Do you want to teach summer enrichment programs? At CTY you will work with an exceptional group of students, make contacts and friendships with dynamic colleagues, and gain valuable experience in a rigorous academic community. CTY has consistently been named as one of the top internships in leading publications. We have a network of past employees now working in positions ranging from heads of school to deans of students to university professors.
Locations: Campuses across the Mid Atlantic and California.Visit our website to learn more
At 33 locations across the nation and abroad, Breakthrough Collaborative launches motivated middle-school students on the path to college and prepares older students for careers in education. A national nonprofit, Breakthrough Collaborative is devoted to preparing high-achieving middle-school students, most of whom are of color and from low-income families, to enter and succeed in college-preparatory high school programs. Breakthrough also recruits and trains outstanding high school and college students to become Breakthrough teachers and build an interest in careers as educators.
The Breakthrough Summer Teaching Internship is an incredible opportunity for more than 700 outstanding high school and college students each summer. Experience first-hand what it's like to teach, motivate, and inspire your own students. You’ll be asked to plan and teach your own class under the guidance of professional educators. You’ll work long hours, push yourself like you never have before and make a genuine difference in the lives of tomorrow’s leaders. Teaching with Breakthrough is the premier pre-professional teaching experience anywhere and one of the most challenging internships of any kind available to high school students and undergraduates in the United States.
Grow as a leader and an educator. It will be the most meaningful 8 weeks of your life!
Practice Makes Perfect
Every summer, scholars experience summer learning loss, losing as much as 30% of what they learned during the school year. But it doesn't have to be that way. Join the Practice Makes Perfect team in New York City this summer to make sure kids from the community have a chance to thrive!
HACU National Internship Program
HACU, Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities, was established in 1986 with a founding membership of 18 institutions. Today, HACU represents more than 400 colleges and universities committed to Hispanic higher education success in the U.S., Puerto Rico, Latin America, Spain and Portugal. HACU is the only national association representing existing and emerging Hispanic-Serving Institutions. HACU is headquartered in San Antonio, and has offices in Washington DC and Sacramento, California.
Headfirst Camps is an award-winning provider of summer day camps and the official licensed provider of MLB baseball camp instruction for the Boston Red Sox, the New York Yankees, the Chicago Cubs and the Washington Nationals. Our footprint is national and growing, and we’ve been designated as the metro Washington DC area’s #1 youth summer camp organization.
Our mission is to enrich the lives of children by providing a fun and safe environment that simultaneously builds character through our exceptional sports and summer camp programs nationwide. Leadership, teamwork, preparation, initiative and effort are life skills echoed repeatedly throughout our curriculum. They are also the skills we foster and empower in all of our employees. Our company culture is youthful, hard-working, fun, and innovative. Change lives, not print cartridges -- join our team!
For more information and a list of our open positions please visit: www.headfirstcamps.com/joinus.
Ramapo for Children - Summer Staff
Summer staff at Camp Ramapo have an unmatched opportunity to work with children and teens with social, emotional, and learning challenges. Summer staff members receive the same state-of-the-art training that Ramapo provides to teachers and other youth-service professionals already working in the field.Students can gain up to 9 hours of course credit by taking Ramapo’s on-site college course through the National College Credit Recommendation Service. Camp Ramapo also has a one-to-one staff-to-camper ratio that not only helps children who need more supervision and support, but also provides staff members with the intensive, hands-on experience that they need to grow professionally.
Location: Rhinebeck, NY
The Student Conservation Association (SCA)
The Student Conservation Association (SCA) provides college and high school-aged members with hands-on conservation service opportunities in virtually every field imaginable, from tracking grizzlies through the Tetons to restoring desert ecosystems and teaching environmental education at Washington, D.C.’s Urban Tree House. We are truly building the next generation of conservation leaders.
For more general information on the wide array of opportunities available with the SCA please visit: More About The SCA
For detailed descriptions of open leadership positions, compensation and how to apply please visit: Current Field Leader Opportunities
For detailed descriptions of our open internship positions, compensation and how to apply please visit: Browse Open Internships
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ThinkImpact is a global social enterprise that runs the Innovation Institute in Ghana, Rwanda, Kenya, and South Africa, providing college students and young professionals the premier immersion program to train the next generation of social entrepreneurs. ThinkImpact is currently seeking top graduate students and young professionals for the position of Advisor. Advisors lead a small group of 6 scholars through the Innovation Institute curriculum, inspiring them to embrace the challenges of catalyzing innovative thinking, and supporting them throughout their time in rural Africa.
For more information: Click here to view the ThinkImpact website.
BEA aims to change the world by fostering “Global Citizens” through developing leadership, communication skills, and an international personal network for young leaders around the world. BEA nurtures student leadership abilities by providing access to world-renowned university professors in post-conflict and relevant geographical locations. BEA motivates students to become lifelong learners to unleash their potential to become presidents, CEO’s and national relevant change-makers in their respective country.
To learn more about studying in Costa Rica, Cape Town, South Africa, or Johannesburg, South Africa, click here.
Children's Defense Fund
The CDF Freedom Schools® program seeks to build strong, literate, and empowered children prepared to make a difference in themselves, their families, communities, nation and world today. By providing summer and after-school reading enrichment for children who might otherwise not have access to books, the CDF Freedom Schools program plays a much needed role in helping to curb summer learning loss and close achievement gaps – and is a key part of CDF’s work to ensure a level playing field for all children.
Teach summer school in Denver or Boston. The website says it all.
Since 1966 thousands of teenagers have joined Summer Discovery pre-college enrichment programs, Discovery Internships high school internship programs, or Jr. Discovery middle school enrichment programs. Last summer our enrollment included students from 43 states and over 60 countries.
Work Outside, Play Outside! Avid4 Adventure is Hiring Summer Day Camp Instructors!
Avid4 Adventure (www.Avid4.com), voted one of Outside Magazine’s 2015 Best Places to Work, is currently hiring for the summer season. We are seeking applicants that have a passion for kids and experience in some or all of the following activities: hiking, biking, rock climbing, paddling, and outdoor education. The ideal candidates are ready to inspire youth to live an active, outdoor lifestyle and have a summer full of fun!
Why Avid4 Adventure? We want Avid4 Adventure to be the best job you've ever had! Working with Avid4 Adventure, you will instruct budding outdoor adventurers AND become part of an incredible team of outdoor enthusiasts. Also, we offer great perks that help our staff keep the outdoors always at their fingertips. Learn more about why staff love working with Avid4 Adventure. We have camp locations throughout the Bay Area, CA – in Mill Valley, Oakland, Palo Alto and Saratoga.