Corps Member (PAID, JOB), Teach for America, Multiple Locations

Teach For America works in partnership with communities to expand educational opportunity for children facing the challenges of poverty. Founded in 1990, Teach For America seeks the most promising leaders early in their careers who have demonstrated the values and leadership necessary to make systemic change. Our diverse, outstanding corps members make an initial two-year commitment to teach in high-need schools and have a profound impact on their students. Their classroom leadership becomes the foundation for long-term leadership. Through these two years, corps members gain context, clarity, and conviction to lead a life of impact from any sector or field they choose. Beyond their two years, corps members become part of a network of 60,000 leaders working together across sectors to shape the political, economic, and social future of our nation. For more information, visit www.teachforamerica.org.

INTERNSHIP DESCRIPTION:

Join the 2020 Teach For America Corps and you will join an extraordinary, diverse community and teach alongside some of the most remarkable and passionate advocates of your generation. As a corps member, you will have access to an unparalleled resource and support network that will help you go beyond traditional expectations to accelerate the academic and personal growth of your students. As you develop your leadership, you will gain context, clarity, and conviction to lead a life of impact from any sector or field you choose. Learn more about the Teach For America corps experience by signing up for a meeting with Bridget O’Shaughnessy, Recruitment Manager at TFA by emailing Julie Crofts at julie.crofts@teachforamerica.org.

PERIOD OF INTERNSHIP/EMPLOYMENT: Begins Summer 2020

PAY TYPE: Full Salary and Benefits Paid Position

OPPORTUNITY TYPE: Job

JOB STATUS: Full-time

LOCATION: One of Teach For America’s 51 Regions Across the United States

APPLICATION DUE DATE: Teach for America offers several application deadlines throughout the fall, winter, and spring. Please see deadline details at https://www.teachforamerica.org/join-tfa/application-deadlines.

  • First Deadline: September 13th
  • Second Deadline: October 18th
  • Third Deadline: December 6th
  • Fourth Deadline: January 31st (open to Juniors and Seniors)
  • Fifth Deadline: February 28th (open to Juniors and Seniors)
  • Sixth Deadline: April 10th (Juniors only)

REQUIRED DEGREE: All Majors

CONTACT: Bridget O’Shaughnessy, Recruitment Manager at bridget.o’shaughnessy@teachforamerica.org OR at 479-313-5546.

HOW TO APPLY: Visit https://teachforamerica.org/register