Specialty Instructor

Smith College
Northampton, MA
Closing date
Aug 10, 2022

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Organization Type
The June Program is a 3-week summer program that serves students in grades K-6 at the Campus School of Smith College. The program runs from June 6 - 24, Monday - Friday, from 8:00 a.m. - 5:15 p.m. This fun and exciting experience offers students the opportunity to participate in various activities on the Smith College Campus. Students in grades K-2 will utilize the Campus School facilities for activities including arts and crafts, outdoor games, circus arts, water games, drama, sports, story-telling and more! Students in grades 3-6 will use Smith College athletic facilities and other buildings to participate in activities including: arts, sports (golf, tennis, basketball, soccer, frisbee), science, kung fu, nature exploration and more!

Job Description

Lead and instruct students in a specialty area; plan and implement age and developmentally appropriate programming for students; manage equipment, maintain spaces, guide support staff and support students as they learn within a specialized area. Uphold and support program protocol, policies and procedures. Report to the program coordinator. Experience teaching and coaching students in grades 2-6 preferred. Specialty areas include general science, theater/drama, adventure based education, sports including tennis, basketball, soccer, swimming, track and field, maker space/STEM, ultimate frisbee, circus arts and yoga.

Hourly Rate Range: $20 - $35 per hour depending on experience

Start Date: June 4 (training)

End Date: June 24

Hours per week: 30 - 35 (part-time work is available for some positions)

Please attach/upload a current resume and cover letter in order for your application to be considered for this position.

Position Type:
Fixed Term

About Smith College

Located in Northampton, MA, Smith College is one of the largest women's colleges in the country and is dedicated to excellence in teaching and research across the liberal arts. A faculty of outstanding scholars interact with students in small classes, as advisors, and through student-faculty research projects. The College is a member of the Five College Consortium with Amherst, Hampshire and Mt. Holyoke Colleges, and the University of Massachusetts Amherst. Students cross-enroll and faculty cross-teach across the Five Colleges.

Smith College is an Affirmative Action/Equal Opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, age, color, religion, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression or veteran status in the recruitment and employment of faculty and staff, and the operation of any of its programs and activities, as specified by all applicable laws and regulations. Women, minorities, veterans and individuals with disabilities are encouraged to apply.

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