Application Deadline: Fri., Aug. 5
New York-Presbyterian Lang Youth Medical Program
The Lang Youth Medical Program at NewYork-Presbyterian Hospital/Columbia University Medical Center is seeking students to work as part-time educators throughout the academic year. The program provides science and public health education to young adults from Washington Heights and Inwood, to serve middle and high school students traditionally underrepresented in medicine. The program's curriculum is available online.
Developing, modifying, and co-teaching Lang Youth's curriculum on Saturdays throughout the academic year
Supervising Lang Youth scholars at all times while at the Medical Center and on field trips
Documenting and assessing scholars' progress
Completing administrative responsiblities as needed
Must have completed at least two years of undergraduate coursework
Must have prior teaching and/or youth development experience
Creativity and flexibility to modify curriculum
Ability to work collaboratively with a team to plan and facilitate teaching days
Saturdays from 8 a.m. - 2 p.m., with a minimum commitment of one academic year.
Educators must be available on the following dates:
Medical/job clearance: must be completed by Sept. 21
Staff training: Sept. 22 and Sept. 23
Saturday teaching dates: Sept. 24 - April 29 (8 a.m. - 2 p.m.). One Saturday in October will be a program retreat, and educators will need to plan for more hours.
$15 per hour
To apply, please complete the online interest form in which you may upload your resume and cover letter.