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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 2020 Summer Season, please visit

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 2020 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 2020 dates will be announced soon.

All teaching assistant applications require a current resume/CV. Applications are reviewed in a rolling process. Summer 2020 TA Application coming soon. In the meantime, learn more about the SAVY TA position.

For questions about available summer positions or SAVY, please contact Emilie Hall.

Vanderbilt Summer Academy (VSA)

Vanderbilt Summer Academy will soon be accepting applications from qualified undergraduate, graduate students and professionals interested in joining VSA Summer 2020. Positions available include live-in residential roles as well as non-residential roles. 

Learn about VSA Summer 2020 positions.

For questions about available summer positions, please contact Mark Shivers.