If you love working with kids, are passionate about education equity and want to get paid for making a difference in our local schools, the Seattle University Youth Initiative K-12 Team offers a number of employment options for undergraduates:
Elementary School: Help improve K-5th grade academic
performance at Bailey Gatzert School. SU student employees at Gatzert serve as
lead instructors after school and provide one-to-one and small group tutoring
and classroom assistance during the school day. Must be available to
work at least two afternoons per week throughout the year. Three options: The Redhawk Reading Corps (non-work
study); The SUM Corps -Seattle U
Math-(non-work study); and SUYI Lead
Tutor (work study)
School: – Work for the Redhawk Academic Mentoring
Program (RAMP) at Washington Middle School, an innovative program that matches
SU students with 6th graders for one-to-one academic support. SU student
employees at WMS serve as Lead Academic
Mentors facilitating activities after school and mentoring multiple middle
school students during the school day. Must
be work-study eligible to apply.
High School: Work as a Lead Career and College Access Coach at Middle College High School
@ Seattle University and Garfield High School.
Lead coaches help youth plan their college and career pathways as well
as support academic behaviors, positive attitudes, and social/emotional
development. Must be work-study eligible to apply.
All K-12 Student Employment positions are part-time: from 6 (minimum)
up to 20 hours per week depending upon school site. Currently looking to fill 25 positions. More details: K-12 Employment position descriptions
Already work on the K-12 Team? Please complete the Student Employee application just so we have your most up-to-date contact info and schedule.