Summer Scholarship Instructor Application

In conjunction with the Emory & Henry College Neff Education Department, the Summer Scholars Institute and Leadership Program is seeking instructors to fill Morning Instructor, Afternoon Instructor, and/or Evening Instructor Positions. An instructor may choose to work either morning, afternoon, both morning and afternoon, and/or evenings. Pay is commensurate according to the schedule.

Instructor Application


Dates:       June 17-22, 2018   

Salary:      Morning Class   $250

                  Afternoon Class  $250

                  Evening Class     $50 per evening

In conjunction with the Emory & Henry College Neff Education Department, the Summer Scholars Institute and Leadership Program is seeking instructors to fill Morning Instructor, Afternoon Instructor, and/or Evening Instructor Positions. An instructor may choose to work either morning, afternoon, both morning and afternoon, and/or evenings. Pay is commensurate according to the schedule. 

Morning classes are held from 9-11 am, Monday-Thursday.

Afternoon classes are held from 12:15-2:15 pm, Monday -Thursday

Evening classes are held from 6:30-7:30 pm on 3 evenings.

Parent Presentation is held on Friday, June 23, from 12:30-2 pm.

Classes follow an abbreviated schedule on Friday, June 22.

Instructors have the responsibility for planning and implementing the curriculum as well as sharing their experiences, techniques, and strategies used by them as a teacher of the gifted or academically curious student.

Responsibilities of Instructors include the following:

  1. Have a passion for connecting with young learners and growing in your own expertise.
  2. Develop a curriculum which is appropriately designed to challenge various levels of gifted learners. Submit course summary and requested instructional materials to Director.
  3. Teach classes as scheduled for the morning, afternoon, morning and afternoon, and/or evening as contracted. Instructors report to their classrooms no later than 30 minutes before class is scheduled to begin.
  4. Attend Instructor Orientation on either June 6 or June 7, 2018. Time and place TBD.
  5. Collaborate professionally with Summer Scholars students, staff, and counselors.
  6. Assist students in preparing for Parent Presentation scheduled for Friday afternoon.
  7. Complete a survey at the conclusion of the program.

 Instructor Application Process:

Applications can be submitted online.

  • January 25-April 21, 2018: Instructor Applications Accepted
  • April 21, 2018: Acceptance Letters and Contracts Sent by Email
  • May 1, 2018: Contracts Due