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Upward Bound Summer Bridge Seminar Instructor

Posting ID 120055
Department Center for Diversity and Enrichment/Office of the Provost
Jobcode Adjunct Instructor
Working Title Upward Bound Summer Bridge Seminar Instructor
Details

The University of Iowa TRIO Upward Bound Project is seeking a Summer Bridge Seminar Instructor to create and actively teach a college transition seminar for recent high school graduates who will be attending college in the fall. The Bridge Seminar will meet four times per week on Monday-Thursday (one hour per meeting, or 240 instructional minutes per week).

- Create an engaging and informative course curriculum and syllabus for the seminar.

- Effectively teach the curriculum developed for the course.

- Plan and implement assigned special activities during the summer program.

- Update grades on University’s course management system (ICON) by Friday of each week.

- Other duties as assigned.

SALARY INFORMATION:

$24-$32 per hour as commensurate

Employee training stipend included in salary; attendance at staff training is required. Position may include some evening and weekend activities.

REQUIRED EVENTS CALENDAR:

May 22nd

Final Curriculum and Supply List Due Via Email

May 29th

Instructional Staff Orientation

June 19th

All Staff Training

June 20th

Summer Program Kick-Off Picnic

June 22 - July 23

Classroom Teaching and Weekly Staff Meetings

July 23rd

Closing Ceremony

QUALIFICATIONS:

Required:

- Bachelor’s degree

- Ability to handle multiple assignments, conflicting demands and priorities

- Ability to employ a variety of teaching techniques and strategies

Desired:

- Experience teaching and facilitating courses for high school seniors or first-year college students

- Experience incorporating computer technology into teaching and learning

- Experience with student services issues

- Experience teaching students from low-income backgrounds, multiethnic backgrounds, and/or who are potential first-generation college graduates

Appropriate background checks (e.g. criminal background and credential checks) will be conducted.

Contact JESSE KIRACOFE
Phone: 319-335-6708
Email: jesse-kiracofe@uiowa.edu
Application Instructions Applicants may apply online at http://diversity.uiowa.edu/employment-opportunities or obtain a paper version of the application by visiting 2750 University Capitol Center or calling or emailing Upward Bound at the below contact information.

An on-campus interview will be required. If you have questions, call Upward Bound at (319) 335-6708 or email jesse-kiracofe@uiowa.edu

Continuous recruitment: Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until positions are filled. Applications will no longer be accepted after May 1st, 2020.
Ad Start Date 01/28/2020
Ad End Date 05/01/2020