Mills College @ Northeastern University is home to the Mills College @ Northeastern University Upward Bound Program (MCUB) and will serve approximately 200 students from Oakland and West Contra Costa County this summer. TRIO Programs are educational opportunity outreach programs designed to motivate and educationally support students from low-income and first-generation college-going backgrounds. The MCUB program provides academic, social/cultural awareness, college prep, career exploration, and financial literacy services to its participants. Our goal is to support students through high school graduation and help them gain access to postsecondary education. The Summer Academic Program will provide academic instruction in core subjects: English, Lab Sciences, and Mathematics. The MCUB Summer Academic Program will also provide workshops exploring various topics including Life Skills, Study Skills, and Time Management.
Summer Academic Program Description
The MCUB Program offers a six-week summer academic program for students entering grades 9th through 12th. The MCUB summer academic program will be conducted at Mills College @ Northeastern University in Oakland, CA. Instruction for the MCUB Summer Academic Program is scheduled to begin Monday, June 12, 2023, and continue through Friday, July 21, 2023.
The Upward Bound Summer Teacher Assistant & Tutor provides academic assistance and tutoring to students participating in the Mills College @ Northeastern Upward Bound Summer Program. Academic assistance services include working with instructors to ensure students are completing assignments on time and up to instructors' standards, preparing and facilitating TA study hall hour, tutoring during drop-in tutoring, supporting instructors with having materials ready for in class instruction, and reporting to parents, director, and/or academic advisors of any issues that may arise.
Each course will be defined by:
Daily Programming - Monday - Friday -9:00 am - 5:00 pm (June 12th - July 21st)
End of Summer Showcase: An opportunity for all students to show what they learned during the summer. (July 20th, 5pm-8pm)
Work with the Program Director in developing & selecting course content.
Develop a teaching-learning plan, consistent with arts performance standards & expectations.
Provide individualized and small group instruction.
Establish classroom management policies and procedures needed to maintain a productive classroom environment.
Demonstrate knowledge of, and support, MCUB program mission, vision, value statements, standards, policies and procedures, operating instructions, confidentiality standards, and the code of ethical behavior.
Attend the staff training, program activities, & final teacher evaluation closing session. Dates to be announced prior to hiring.
Perform other related duties as needed.
Education & Experience
Bachelor's Degree highly preferred or equivalent experience in teaching at a university or secondary level. (Thorough knowledge of subject matter and skill acquisition in subject being taught)
Must demonstrate proficiency in a related field.
Inspirational, culturally aware with demonstrated knowledge and experience in problems facing low-income and first-generation students
Knowledge of child/adolescent development and different learning styles
Must be able to effectively work with students with diverse academic, socioeconomic, cultural, linguistic and ethnic backgrounds
$25 an hour
Northeastern University considers factors such as candidate work experience, education and skills when extending an offer.
Northeastern has a comprehensive benefits package for benefit eligible employees. This includes medical, vision, dental, paid time off, tuition assistance, wellness & life, retirement- as well as commuting & transportation. Visit https://hr.northeastern.edu/benefits/ for more information.
Northeastern University is an equal opportunity employer, seeking to recruit and support a broadly diverse community of faculty and staff. Northeastern values and celebrates diversity in all its forms and strives to foster an inclusive culture built on respect that affirms inter-group relations and builds cohesion.
All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply and will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, religion, color, national origin, age, sex, sexual orientation, disability status, or any other characteristic protected by applicable law.
Founded in 1898, Northeastern University is a private research university located in the heart of Boston. Northeastern is a leader in worldwide experiential learning, urban engagement, and interdisciplinary research that meets global and societal needs. Our broad mix of experience-based education programs?our signature cooperative education program, as well as student research, service learning, and global learning?build the connections that enable students to transform their lives. The University offers a comprehensive range of undergraduate and graduate programs leading to degrees through the doctorate in nine colleges and schools.