The Johns Hopkins University for Center Talented Youth (CTY) is currently seeking a dean of students for its commuter summer programs in California, Connecticut, Maryland, Virginia, and New York.
What is CTY?
CTY, a world leader in gifted education, offers summer academic programs at college, universities, and independent schools in the United States and Hong Kong. CTY provides highly qualified students with an intense immersion in a particular subject. In addition to rigorous academics, students enjoy a rich experience outside the classroom through recreational activities.
Why Work for CTY?
Our students are highly motivated, and our programs focus on learning rather than grades.
Our administrative, instructional, and residential staffs consist of dedicated educators and administrators from across the country and around the world.
Dean of Students gain valuable administrative experience and professional development in a supportive, collegial environment.
Compensation is competitive.
The Dean of Student’s Role
At day sites, the dean of students supervises program assistants and coordinates the afternoon activities program. In addition, the dean of students works closely with the academic dean and instructors to ensure a smooth integration of the recreational and academic aspects of the program. The dean of students may be asked to assume the site director's responsibilities in the site director's absence.
The dean of students works Monday–Friday, 8:00 a.m.–4:30 p.m. Additional hours are required on busy work days, as well as in the evenings and on weekends as needed to complete paperwork and other administrative tasks. In addition, the dean of students must arrive earlier and/or depart later to assist with the Before- and After-Care program. The dean of students also works student check-in day on the weekend immediately prior to the start of each session as well as the Saturday at the end of each session. At day sites operating for both sessions, the dean of students is required to work the weekend between the two sessions.
Bachelor's degree (Master's preferred)
Recreational activity planning experience
Strong organizational and interpersonal skills
Location and Dates of Employment
Alexandria, VA (St. Stephen's & St. Agnes School): July 15 - August 10, 2019
Baltimore, MD (Gilman School): June 24 - July 20, 2019
La Jolla, CA (La Jolla Country Day School): June 24 - July 20, 2019
Los Angeles, CA (Mirman School): June 17 - August 3, 2019
New York, NY (The Speyer Legacy School): June 24 - August 10, 2019
Sandy Spring, MD (Sandy Spring Friends School): June 24 - August 10, 2019
San Mateo, CA (The Nueva School): June 24 - July 20, 2019
Stamford, CT (Bi-Cultural Day School): June 24 - July 20, 2019
Terms of Employment
First-year salary starts at $6,024 for a seven-week period.
Attendance the first weekend in June at an orientation in Baltimore, Friday to Sunday, May 31 to June 2 (no additional compensation, but CTY pays travel expenses and provides room and board)
Telephone and email consultations throughout the year, as needed
Johns Hopkins University is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, gender, religion, age, sexual orientation, national or ethnic origin, disability, marital status, veteran status, or any other occupationally irrelevant criteria. The university promotes affirmative action for minorities, women, disabled persons, and veterans.
Additional Salary Information: The first-year salary for a single-session position is $3,442. The first year salary for a two-session position is $6,024.