Summer Fellowship, Breakthrough Central Texas

Breakthrough Central Texas is currently hiring college students for a paid summer fellowship. All majors welcome, no experience needed!

The Position

  • Fellows are trained by professional educators to be summer teachers to Breakthrough Middle Schoolers. 
  • They will teach 1 of 4 core subjects: English, Math, Science, or Social Studies - Plus an Exploration (elective) class of their choice.
  • Fellows Build Community, become mentors, and help students avoid summer learning loss.

This is a chance for students to engage in a paid service term and meaningfully give back to the community. This is also great opportunity for anyone looking to break into the non-profit and education fields. Below are some great examples of the skills our summer fellows develop.

Compensation & Benefits

  • Commitment Dates - June 6th through August 4th
  • Living Stipend - $3000
    • + $200 first time returner
    • + $400 second time returner 
  • Education Award - $1,600 - upon completion of required service hours 
  • Benefits:
    • Local Housing support provided 
    • Additional stipends to Pell-eligible/FRL students available 
    • Travel stipends available for out-of-state Pell-eligible students
  • Skills Fellows Develop
    • Presentation & public speaking
    • Event planning
    • Problem solving / Research
    • Classroom management
    • Collaboration across teams