Middle School After-School Wellness Instructor

Durham, North Carolina, United States · Middle School Program · 005


Student U is a college-access and success organization that believes all students in Durham have the ability to succeed. We know that structural racism, poverty and other systemic injustices force our students to face significant obstacles to educational success. We want to change the odds for children in the Durham community. We believe our students are powerful, and that this power will help us realize a Durham where all students can succeed.

The Work

The Middle School Student U After-School Wellness Instructor role is designed for educators with some experience within the Student U community, as well as experience in creating a positive classroom culture and leading groups of students. These candidates believe fervently in the brilliance and potential of our students. Wellness instructors work weekly with class of 10-12 middle school students, acting as the instructor for a chosen wellness activity (including both athletics and/or social/emotional wellness). Students will have the opportunity to choose Wellness activities monthly, so instructors will work with one group of students for four consecutive sessions/classes before rotating to a new group of students.

Thank you for your interest in becoming a Student U Wellness Instructor!

Job Responsibilities:

Commitment: September 14, 2018 to May 9, 2019 Wednesdays, 4:50 pm - 5:50 pm + planning time


The Commitment (Our Ideal Candidates)

Our ideal year-round programming staff


Anti-Discrimination Policy & Commitment to Diversity & Child Safeguarding Policy

Compensation: $12/hour

To Apply: Applications will be considered on a rolling basis until Friday, July 27, 2018. A complete application includes a resume, cover letter and one short answer question. Please apply online.

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