MATCH Teacher Residency

From MATCH Teacher Residency:

MATCH Teacher Residency in Boston is seeking recent college graduates to participate in a program that will give them one year of intense training designed to make them unusually effective rookie teachers.  The program will help students find positions in high-need schools, and continue to support them as they begin their careers in the classroom.

For more information, visit the MATCH website or contact Colin Bottles at Colin.Bottles@matchschool.org.

 

Summer Teaching Opportunity at The Institute of Reading Development

Title: Summer Teaching Opportunity

Location: National

Website: http://instituteofreadingdevelopmentteachingjobs.com/

Description: The Institute of Reading Development is seeking candidates for summer 2012 teaching positions. We seek applicants with an undergraduate degree or higher from any discipline. We provide a paid training program and comprehensive on-going support. Summer teaching positions with the Institute offer the opportunity to:

  • Earn more than $6,000 during the summer. Teachers typically earn between $500 and $700 per week while teaching.
  • Gain over 300 hours of teacher-training and teaching experience with a variety of age groups.
  • Help students of all ages develop their reading skills and ability to become imaginatively absorbed in books.

The Institute is an educational service provider that teaches developmental reading programs in partnership with the continuing education departments of more than 100 colleges and universities across the United States. Our classes for students of all ages improve their reading skills and teach them to experience absorption in literature.

Contact: Jason Hanlon, Teaching Operations Manager at Institute of Reading Development, jason.hanlon@readingprograms.org

Qualifications: We hire people who:

  • Have strong reading skills and read for pleasure
  • Have a Bachelor’s Degree in any discipline
  • Are responsible and hard working
  • Have good communication and organizational skills
  • Will be patient and supportive with students
  • Have regular access to a reliable car

To apply: Apply online.

Temporary Editorial Designer at 417 Magazine in Springfield, Mo.

Title: Temporary Editorial Designer

Location: Springfield, Mo.

Website: http://www.417mag.com/

Description: Upscale city-regional lifestyle magazine based in Springfield, Missouri seeks an editorial designer for five-month temporary hire during a designer’s maternity leave. The editorial designer is responsible for the visual layout of all 417 publications—including editorial design, page imposition, and photoshoots for 417 Magazine (monthly), along with 417 Bride (published twice a year) and 417 Home (published quarterly). The job offers a chance to work with a small, close-knit team in shaping each publication.

Contact: Bethany McDonald, bethany@417mag.com

Responsibilities: Duties include page design, directing photo shoots, photo research, some production, as well as collaborating with an assistant art director, photographers, illustrators, interns and models. Commissioning high-quality photos and illustrations, along with a superior understanding of typography, is a must.  We offer a competitive compensation and benefits package.

Qualifications: Experience doing infographics, maps and illustrations is a plus. Be a Mac wiz (OS X) who knows Adobe In-Design, Photoshop and Illustrator perfectly. Be a team player, organized, self-motivated, firm about deadlines and have an intense creative vision.

To apply: E-mail cover letter, résumé and digital portfolio to Bethany@417mag.com.

Article Contributor at Argyle Journal

Title: Article Contributor

Location: Anywhere (telecommute)

Contact: Lily Robertson, lrobertson@argyleforum.com

Website: http://www.argylejournal.com/

Description: We’re looking to hire a number of freelancers for short news pieces to add to our content platform www.argylejournal.com. We’re looking to work with students or recent graduates looking to get some experience or add clips to their resume.

To apply: Please email cover letter, resume and any available clips to lrobertson@argyleforum.com