Summer Volunteer Teaching Opportunity in Palestine!
- Volunteer Opportunity posted by "I Know I Can" Summer Academies, Ramallah Friends School
Full time (30+ hrs/wk)
Short-Term (few weeks/months)
Dates: July 1 - August 6
Application Deadline: February 15, 2016
Learn More: visit www.iknowican.net/teaching-assistants
For the past seven years, American educators have been partnering with the Ramallah Friends School in the West Bank of Palestine to lead the “I Know I Can” Summer Academies – English and College Prep camps for Palestinian students grades K-11.
We are looking for undergraduate students to be volunteer teaching assistants (TAs) for our "I Know I Can" Academies at the Ramallah Friends School in Palestine for July 1 - August 4, 2018.
TAs are matched with one of our teachers to support the classroom instruction and extracurricular activities. We will have openings for TAs within all of our programs: K-5, 6-9 and 10-11. See "Students" section of website for more info about the programs.
*undergraduate or recent college graduate
*passion for teaching, tutoring, and working with youth
*openness to feedback and direction
* social justice mindset and comfort discussing issues of identity, equity, and power
* maturity, responsibility, and strong relationship-building and communication skills
See "Goals and Criteria" page in Staff section for more details about selection criteria.
* $500 stipend to support living expenses
* housing provided
Note: TAs are responsible for securing funding for their flight and all other costs
Jan 1 – March 1: Accepting Applications
March 1-15: Reviewing Applications
March 15 – April 15: Conducting Phone Interviews
April 15– May 1: Extending Offers to applicants
July 1–6: Staff Orientation in Ramallah, Palestine
July 7 - August 4: Teaching in Ramallah, Palestine
You can reach out to email@example.com.
Language/Cultural Support Available
How To Apply
1. Review the website www.iknowican.net for details about the programs.
2. Submit the online application form
3. Email your Resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.