2023 Horizons at Georgia Tech Assistant Teacher Internship


The Horizons at Georgia Tech Program is looking for talented and energetic individuals to work as Intern Assistant Teachers in a six-week academic enrichment summer program. We are looking for professional, responsible, and caring individuals.Assistant Teachers work alongside certified lead teachers to implement strategies to engage scholarship active learning through non-traditional, hands-on activities in our six-week summer program. Horizons Assistant Teachers work with approximately 15 scholarship small group and individual instruction in mathematics, reading, and science. A successful Assistant Teacher will enjoy working with youth and as a team player to help fulfill the Horizons mission. A typical day may include academics, arts, swimming, breakfast/lunch and recreational activities.Teaching Assistants will also be responsible for bus monitoring, lunch monitoring, bus loading/drop off, and pick-up coordination as well as attending all field trips. Other duties may also be required.


The program runs from Monday, June 5th through Friday, July 14th with mandatory post planning on Monday, July 17th and Tuesday,July 18th.Mandatory orientation, planning and classroom set-up is scheduled for Tuesday, May 30th through Friday, June 2nd. There will also be a mandatory Horizons Teacher workshop, date TBD, and Family Orientation and Scholar Assessment Day on Saturday,May 20th. The program will be closed on the following days:•Monday, June 19th•Monday, July 3rd•Tuesday, July 4th


Assistant Teacher positions qualify forsix internship audit credit hours and transcript designation through Georgia Tech Pre-Teaching advisement if registeredthrough the Georgia Tech Center for Career Discovery and Development. Interns do not pay tuition or fees for the audit credit hours. Horizons Georgia Tech provides the funding for the internships. Assistant Teachers earn $11 hour for 288 hours (total of $3168) for the entire program, including all trainings.


  • Current Georgia Tech Students must be in good academic standing
  • Must be available for all six-weeks of the Summer Program, Staff Orientation, Planning & Class Set-up
  • Must be willing to actively participate with the scholarship during their daily swim lessons
  • Swimming ability not required but comfort in the pool is preferred
  • Must pass a criminal background and sexual predator check

Application deadline: March 1, 2023

Send application and resume to: Dajuana Robinson-horizonsgt@gatech.edu

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