Summer Learning Teacher

We are seeking enthusiastic, creative elementary-school teachers who have a passion for helping struggling students succeed to join our summer staff.  Teachers will carry out intervention through hands-on learning activities in a fun and active camp environment. Teachers will implement our Summer Learning program for students preparing for 3rd, 4th, and 5th grades at summer camp locations throughout Birmingham.  Instruction is provided in a small group setting of ten students per teacher.

Teachers are needed at four camp locations for camps 6 weeks in length.  Teachers provide instruction from 9:00 a.m. to 12 noon with planning time available beginning at 8:30 a.m.  Multiple teachers are needed four to five days a week.

Deadline to apply is March 6, 2016.

Final interviews conducted March 27 through April 1, 2016.

Training occurs June 6th, 7th and 8th.

Part-time, Seasonal

$80 per day

If you are interested in joining the Better Basics team, please send a copy of your teaching certificate, cover letter, resume and completed employment application to jobs@betterbasics.org.

Download the Summer Learning Teacher Employment Packet here.

 To volunteer with Better Basics contact our Volunteer Coordinator at volunteer@betterbasics.org.



Better Basics is currently accepting unpaid interns for public relations, development, and non-profit management.  If you are currently a degree-seeking student and need an internship placement for the spring, summer or fall semester, please contact Sherri Blank (sblank@betterbasics.org) for more information.

Better Basics is an equal opportunity employer.