Job Type

Full Time Temporary Contract




United States


Spend 3 weeks in Chicago 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 residential staff for our Summer 2018 Civic Leadership Institute at Northwestern University.

Build an inclusive community with and amongst students, and work collaboratively with passionate colleagues to inspire students to discover their leadership capacity.

Facilitate a vibrant residential activities program to promote community building.

Gain exposure to service-learning curriculum by participating in class activities and service experiences throughout Chicago.

Who We Look For CLI residential staff generally possess the following experience and skills:

  • Experience in residential life, camp settings, and/or experiential education
  • Background in youth development and mentoring with high school students
  • Excellent communication & organizational skills
  • Commitment to the mission of CLI and working collaboratively with colleagues

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

No requirement

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!