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Part-Time Lecturer: Balfour Academy Summer Program

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Northeastern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Educational Institution and Employer, Title IX University. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by the law. Northeastern University is an E-Verify Employer.

Posting Details

Position Information

Position Title Part-Time Lecturer: Balfour Academy Summer Program
Requisition Number PTFR000233
Division/College College of Professional Studies
Interdisciplinary Division/College College of Professional Studies
Location Boston Main Campus
Full-Time/Part-Time Part Time
Benefits Eligible No
Posting Date 01/05/2017

Balfour Academy at Northeastern University was founded in 1983. Balfour helps Boston students obtain the skills and confidence necessary to succeed in college. To reach this goal, Balfour Academy provides a summer program of enrichment courses to supplement each student’s regular school program.

We are seeking certified teachers to teach courses for Balfour Academy’s summer program starting June 30, 2014 through August 8, 2014 in one of the following content areas:
• Current Events 7-9th Grade
• Science 7-9th Grade
• English 7-9th Grade
• Math 7-9th Grade
• Physical Education 7-9th Grade
• Math 10-12th Grade SAT
• English 10-12th Grade SAT
• Sociology
• Critical Thinking
• (Possibly Decision making)

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
• Create appropriate curriculum and activities
• Assign and correct daily written work
• Assist students in improving skills
• Coordinate and supervise teaching assistants.
• Attend afternoon faculty workshops and weekly staff meetings
• Assist Director and Assistant Director with mid-term and final evaluations of students
• Contact students’ parents to discuss performance as necessary
• Other duties as assigned


Bachelor’s Degree (Master’s preferred) in teaching inner-city students between grades 7 through 12.

Additional Information

Position is from June 26, 2017 to August 4, 2017.
Criminal background checks are required as part of the hiring process.

Documents Needed to Apply

Required Documents
  1. Curriculum Vitae
Optional Documents
  1. Cover Letter
  2. References
  3. Other

Posting Specific Questions

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