Youth Program Director, gt.school (Remote) - $60,000/year USD
Company: Crossover for Work
Posted on: June 22, 2022
Crossover is the world's #1 source of full-time remote jobs. Our
clients offer top-tier pay for top-tier talent. We're recruiting
this role for our client, gt.school. Have you got what it
Look around any classroom and you'll see students distracted by the
latest TikTok video or funny meme. What if educators weren't
competing with entertaining content, but were actually the ones
sharing it? We're looking for people who can deliver fun virtual
activities for middle school students. Could that be you?
gt.school is transforming education through innovative technology
and research-backed learning methods. Our adaptive learning
platform offers students all they need to learn, but even
well-designed curricula and great course materials can fall flat in
the absence of effective delivery.
That's where you come in! We are looking for entertaining
instructors that will engage and motivate kids to learn in a
completely new way. This role is about leading live sessions that
promote learning through fun and entertaining activities. There is
no need to be a teacher or expert - the apps provide the content,
and you must deliver it in a way that makes them love learning
If you love to entertain kids while making a lasting impact on
their lives, we invite you to our team!
What You Will Be Doing
- Entertaining students. You will lead virtual live sessions with
5th to 8th grade students that teach through fun and engaging
- Leading skills workshops. Kids learn valuable life skills like
negotiation and public speaking, in addition to the traditional
What You Won't Be Doing
- Virtual lectures. You will have access to a variety of tools
and technologies that will make sessions entertaining, not boring
- Creating content. The content and activities are provided by
the school, and your responsibility is to motivate kids to learn
Youth Program Director Key Responsibilities
Motivate students and facilitate their learning through
entertaining live sessions
- Experience engaging kids in fun activities, such as in an
afterschool program, summer camp, or mentorship capacity - paid,
volunteer, and internship experiences accepted
- Ability to relate to the interests and culture of 5th-8th-grade
- No prior teaching experience or subject matter expertise is
gt.school is a stealth educational startup in Austin, Texas, the
center of educational innovation in the US. We are building an
online community focusing on the most underserved customer base in
US education - gifted and talented (GT) kids. We are a remote first
company who hires globally via Crossover.
There is so much to cover for this exciting role, and space here is
limited. Hit the Apply button if you found this interesting and
want to learn more. We look forward to meeting you!
Working with Crossover
This is a full-time (40 hours per week), long-term position. The
position is immediately available and requires entering into an
independent contractor agreement with Crossover. The compensation
level for this role is $30 USD/hour, which equates to $60,000
USD/year assuming 40 hours per week and 50 weeks per year. The
payment period is weekly. Consult www.crossover.com/help-and-faqs
for more details on this topic.
What to expect next:
- You will receive an email with a link to start your self-paced,
online job application.
- Our hiring platform will guide you through a series of online
"screening" assessments to check for basic job fit, job-related
skills, and finally a few real-world job-specific assignments.
Important! If you do not receive an email from us:
- First, emails may take up to 15 minutes to send, refresh and
- Second, check your spam and junk folders for an email from
Crossover.com, mark as "Not Spam" since you will receive other
emails as well.
- Third, we will send to whatever email account you indicated on
the Apply form - by default, that is the email address you use as
your LinkedIn username and it might be different than the one you
have already checked.
- If all else fails, just reset your password by visiting
https://www.crossover.com/auth/reset-password if you already
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