Are you looking for a stimulating summer teaching opportunity—one that will allow you to be part of a growing program, teach a dynamic and exceptional curriculum, work with other talented educators, and work on a beautiful campus that is rich in history and technology?
Lakeside School’s Summer School Programs is currently recruiting for a Debate teacher for the Investigative Learning Camp, an academic summer camp designed for students entering grades 5-8. All courses in the ILC are project-based and do not assume students have any previous knowledge of the subject matter. No homework is assigned. The position will be part time. This class will run July 9 – July 20 (Session I) and July 23 – August 3 (Session II). The class meets 8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. There will be a mandatory orientation meeting on Thursday, July 5.
Lakeside School is an Equal Opportunity Employer seeking to diversify its workplace.
Shape the curriculum for this course
Create organized and engaging lesson plans for each day
Supervise and lead the teaching assistant / counselor
Supervise and instruct students during class time
A bachelor’s degree and demonstrated experience in formal debate programs
Teaching experience with middle-school students
Experience with curriculum development
Experience in working with a wide range of learning styles
Candidates must satisfactorily complete a criminal background check
Excellent communication and human relation skills
Strong organizational skills
Positive and collaborative attitude
Sense of humor and enthusiasm
Additional Salary Information: Compensation and Benefits
The stipend for this position is $500 per week, for a maximum of $2,000. Lunch is included. The course will only run if enough students register. Enrollment will remain open until June 1. If the number of students enrolled is too small on June 1, the course will not run, and, therefore, the stipend will not be paid.
About Lakeside School
Lakeside School was founded in 1919, and currently enrolls 858 students in grades 5 through 12 from diverse ethnic, racial, religious, and economic backgrounds.
The School’s Mission and shared commitment of all Lakeside employees is to develop in intellectually capable young people the creative minds, healthy bodies, and ethical spirits to contribute wisdom, compassion, and leadership to a global society. We provide a rigorous, dynamic academic program through which effective educators lead students to take responsibility for learning. We are committed to sustaining a school in which individuals representing diverse cultures and experiences instruct one another in the meaning and value of community and in the joy and importance of lifelong learning.