Service-Learning Summer Program Instructor

Job Type

Full Time Temporary Contract




United States


Spend 3 weeks in Baltimore helping young people discover how to make a difference in the world!

The Civic Education Project, a leadership and civic engagement program at Northwestern University, is now hiring exceptional Instructors and Teaching Assistants for our Summer 2018 Civic Leadership Institute at Johns Hopkins University.

Lead a class of 12-16 outstanding high school students from around the country in service-learning experiences at community organizations throughout Baltimore to learn from local activists, leaders and change makers.

Inspire students to consider their leadership capacity and role in making change through thoughtful reflection and dialogue about pressing social issues and promising solutions.

Expand your knowledge and skills in service-learning facilitation and tap into a nationwide community of top tier practitioners and educators.

Who We Look For While specific qualifications vary by position, instructional staff generally possess the following experience and skills:

  • Experience in teaching, facilitation, instruction differentiation, & student assessment
  • Background in service-learning, experiential education, & youth development
  • Excellent communication & organizational skills
  • Commitment to the mission of CLI and working collaboratively with colleagues

CEP instructional staff come from a variety of backgrounds, including: outstanding teachers from public and private schools and universities; service-learning practitioners; and education, nonprofit, and youth development professionals.

Staff receive a stipend and all meals and housing during the program. Note that all CLI staff positions are residential. See complete position descriptions and hiring details:

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

Applications are currently being accepted for all sites and positions, and hiring continues on a rolling basis until positions are filled.

To view complete position descriptions and apply online, visit:

YOU have the power to create life-changing experiences for young student leaders! Live and learn from a community of dedicated, passionate staff - apply today!