USC Bovard ScholarsÂ program aims to help high-achieving high school students with financial need gain admission to and succeed at the nationâs top universities.Â Scholars will receive admission and financial aid guidance, personalized career exploration opportunities, comprehensive test preparation, and leadership development.Â Many of our students will be the first in their families to attend college.Â The program includes an intensive, three-week experience during the summer (July 12 - July 30, 2021) at no cost to the students.
The program is seeking high school teachers, early-career college counselors, or current graduate students looking for a summer program that will be meaningful and rewarding.Â Candidates should have experience supporting diverse and economically disadvantaged students within an academic environment. The ideal candidates will have experience working with high school students, strong writing and public speaking skills, a capacity for engaging students in classroom settings, and a passion for expanding student access and academic opportunity.Â
The Bovard Scholars Classroom Support Coordinators will each be responsible for supporting the delivery of the program curriculum to a group of 10-12 students during the three-week summer session.Â Each Classroom Support Coordinator will be paired with an Admissions Coach with years of expertise supporting high school students through the college admissions process.Â The Coordinator and Coach pair will work together to determine how to manage their time with students. Additionally, they will work individually with each student to help identify best-fit colleges, review college application essays, discuss career interests, teach college knowledge, and provide support and encouragement throughout the college application process.Â Coordinators will also assist with program coordination and administrative tasks, as assigned.Â The position begins a week prior to the program start date for training.Â
4 weeks, 20 hours per week,Â July 6 â July 30, 2021.
This is a short-term summer position.
$20 per hour, 20 hours per week for 4 weeks in the summer.Â Typically, 9:00am-2:00pm with possible evening hours to attend events, if interested.
Minimum degree: BacherlorsMinimum experience: 1-2 years teaching
USC is the leading private research university in Los Angeles—a global center for arts, technology and international business. With more than 47,500 students, we are located primarily in Los Angeles but also in various US and global satellite locations. As the largest private employer in Los Angeles, responsible for $8 billion annually in economic activity in the region, we offer the opportunity to work in a dynamic and diverse environment, in careers that span a broad spectrum of talents and skills across a variety of academic and professional schools and administrative units. As a USC employee and member of the Trojan Family—the faculty, staff, students, and alumni who make USC a great place to work—you will enjoy excellent benefits, including a variety of well-being programs designed to help individuals achieve work-life balance.