CAREER WEEK ANNOUNCEMENT

Please join us for Career Week!

Hiring school districts from Neshaminy School District, the Archdiocese of Philadelphia, Mastery Charter Schools, William Penn School District, the School District of Philadelphia, Pasadena ISD and District of Columbia Schools will be on campus throughout the week to meet with students and hold in-person interviews.

See Career Week 2016 Flyer for more information.  Hope to see you there!

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Camp Daybreak & Camp Thorpe: Exciting Summer Employment Opportunities in 2016

Attention Students and Alumni:

Camp Daybreak

Camp Daybreak is looking for motivated, enthusiastic, and creative people to support their campers with social, emotional, and behavioral needs. Join in for fun, and to create a life changing experience this summer.

Our volunteers come from all over the country to make a difference in the life of a young person.  This highly structured and individualized support system is unique to most camp settings and offers an opportunity to focus on the strengths and interests of each child who attends. While supporting our campers is at the core of Camp Daybreak’s mission, we also provide a unique training experience for our volunteers. Volunteers often describe their experience as life changing and many pursue careers in mental health or education.

Join in and help create a life changing experience for their campers!

See: www.campdaybreak.org/volunteers/

General Information:

Camp Daybreak

Dates: August 7 – August 14, 2016

Location: Camp Thorpe, Goshen, VT

Website: www.campdaybreak.org

Camp Daybreak creates a sense of community that extends beyond the camp session. Not only are our high school and college-aged volunteers exposed to a group of like-minded peers but they are given the opportunity to contribute to their community. This intensive experience can create life long friendships and keep volunteers coming back year after year.

Camp Thorpe

Camp Thorpe is looking for motivated, enthusiastic, and creative people to support their campers with developmental disabilities during the 2016 camp season. Join in for fun, and to create a life changing experience this summer.

Camp Thorpe supports its campers with a small but enthusiastic group of counselors and staff from all over the world. While offering a highly supportive three to one ratio, our counselors receive a unique hands on training in the wide range of support that our campers need. It is an experience like no other and keep our campers and staff coming back year after year.

See: http://www.campthorpe.org/home/staff/ to apply today!

General Information:

Camp Thorpe

Dates: June 14-August 6, 2016

Location: Camp Thorpe, Goshen, VT

Website: www.campthorpe.org

Camp Thorpe is a residential camp program that supports kids and adults with a range of developmental, emotional, physical, and mental health needs. Our campers come from all over the country to experience our highly supportive programming that includes traditional camp activities. Built amid the Green Mountains in Vermont, the camp aims to provide children and adults with fun, adventurous camping experiences regardless of need or financial status. It is our hope that each camper will leave Camp Thorpe with feelings of self-respect, new leisure skills, respect for others and for nature.

Both Camp Daybreak and Camp Thorpe create a wonderfully supportive and fun experience for their campers. Contact Dan today to get involved!

 

Dan Osman

Director, Camp Daybreak and Camp Thorpe

The Association

Vermont Association for Mental Health Addiction Recovery

802.223.6263  .  dan@pear-vt.org

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Physics teacher – Job Opportunity

There is an immediate opening for a secondary physics teacher at Archbishop John Carroll High School (Radnor, PA).  If you have any recent qualified graduates who may be available the contact person is Dr. Trisha Rigby, Assistant Principal, 610-688-7610  x 147.

 

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Seeking Current Students or Alumni for SoE Open House Panel Discussion

Attention Current Students or Alumni;

The School of Education is hosting two on-campus Graduate Information Sessions and we would like to invite current students and Alumni to speak about their experiences as an on-campus or online student during one of the Open House Student/Alumni Testimonial Panel Discussions.  If you’re interested, please contact your Program Director or Advisor ASAP! 

School of Education On-campus Graduate Information Sessions are scheduled for  Tuesday, February 9 & Wednesday, April 6, 2016 from 6-7:30pm.  The sessions will be in the Bossone Research Center 3rd floor Atrium 3128 Market Street, Philadelphia. 

Tentative Agenda:

  • Registration- 5:45pm
  • Welcome from SoE Dean (Tentative)- 6:00pm
  • Drexel Graduate Admissions & Financial Aid presentation (Graduate Admissions)- 6:05pm
  • SoE presentation (Dr. Erin Horvat)- 6:20pm
  • Student Testimonials – 6:35pm
  • Program breakout session- 7:00pm
  • End of event- 7:30pm

Many thanks!

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Internship Opportunity at Charter School Renewal

Internship for Charter School Renewal

Charter School Renewal is an education consulting firm which helps charter school navigate change.  Our team is composed of subject matter experts in charter school governance, operations and expansion.

Key Qualifications:

Be passionate about education

Have a four-year undergraduate degree

Must be social media savvy 

Must be collaborative and able to work in a diverse work environment

Job Responsibilities:

Revise and circulate consulting agreements with CSR clients

Develop and Maintain Social Media Marketing Outlets (i.e. Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn)

Assist Jack in the Box Design with the maintenance of CSR webpage

Lend support in other administrative areas as needed

Compensation:

$15 per hour for 15 hours per week.  Schedule is flexible.

1:30 – 5:00 Wednesday – Thursday

10:00 – 2:30 – Friday

Office Location:

1515 Market, Suite 1200

Philadelphia PA 19102

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