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Seasonal Employment

Programs for Talented Youth offers summer and weekend programs for gifted students from kindergarten through high school. We rely on dynamic and creative individuals to foster the intellectual, social, and emotional growth of gifted children.

For more information about proposing a course for the 2019 Summer Season, please visit https://pty.vanderbilt.edu/teach/.

Summer Academy at Vanderbilt for the Young (SAVY)

Summer Academy at Vanderbilt for the Young (SAVY), a K-7 grade program, is now accepting applications from qualified undergraduate and graduate students interested in joining Summer SAVY 2019 as a teaching assistant for SAVY summer classes. Opportunities available for single month employment or for the duration of the program.  All positions are full-time and compensation is competitive. SAVY meets weekdays in June and July. All staff have the week of July 1-5 off.

All teaching assistant applications require a current resume/CV and cover letter. Click here for more information about the teaching assistant position.

Applications are reviewed in a rolling process

For questions about available summer positions or SAVY, please contact Sarah DeLisle.

Vanderbilt Summer Academy (VSA)

Vanderbilt Summer Academy, a middle and high-school program, is now accepting applications from qualified undergraduate and graduate students interested in joining VSA Summer 2019. Positions available include live-in residential roles as well as academic non-residential roles. All positions are full-time, and compensation is competitive. 

All positions require a current resume/CV and cover letter. Proctor and Program Assistant applicants will complete an online application form accessed from the job pages linked below.

Application review will begin in February.

For questions about available summer positions, please contact Forrest Edens.

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