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Joint Educational Project (JEP)


JEP is searching for undergraduate students pursuing degrees in the

sciences with at least one year to commit to the Young Scientists
Program (YSP). The YSP Teaching Assistants are each placed at one of
five elementary schools in our immediate USC community to teach
hands-on science lessons to 4th and 5th grade classrooms supporting
teachers and students in science education.

See program website:

Responsibilities of this position:

Presenting meaningful, hands-on science lessons that will be

implemented in assigned school;
Organizing and maintaining the Science Lab Materials at the
Assisting classroom teachers and students with science
activities to promote the development of science education;
Other responsibilities which match specific program needs.
Job requirements:

An interest in science education;

Strong communication skills;
Strong organization skills;
Ability to manage multiple tasks and responsibilities;
A self-starter, able to take initiative and work independently;
5 hours per week available to dedicate to the position (pay rate
Attendance at regular staff meetings.

To apply, contact DJ Kast at the JEP House:

Email: phone: 213.740.1837
Deadline to apply: April 7th, 2017