English Tutor (Former Employee) – PR – October 2, 2015
Interesting place to work at. Students were different with also different difficulties and strengths which were helped through the time period. The most enjoyable part of the job was knowing that the student had every doubt they originally brought in answered with their own capabilities.
Tutor (Former Employee) – Boston – February 26, 2014
I worked at Upward bound as a tutor. I was basically available to students when they needed help with any homework or classwork. I learned teaching methods. My coworkers were other high school students. The most enjoyable part of my job was being able to help students.
Hardworking staff who are commited to their mission and vision
Marine Biology and American Literature Instructor (Former Employee) – Washington, DC and LA area – December 19, 2013
This position is for those who are 100% dedicated to the students of the program. You will work hard and for long hours but you will also have fun. Most of your staff will work as hard as you or even harder! You do need to work well with others and be comfortable with changes and with your partner.
Supporting and mentoring unique and passionate young people
Program Assistant (Former Employee) – Kahului, HI – August 20, 2013
Working with and around high-school students as they engage in summer enrichment programming. Organizing activities for them and providing college and larger life insights to help guide them to high-school and college success. Working with a culturally diverse staff and being engaged in the community at large.
Upward Bound was a great company to gain expierence
Counselor (Former Employee) – Chelsea, MA – August 20, 2013
Provided direct care for 50 “at-risk” high school students enrolled in a residential summer program that promotes higher education Tutored and mentored youths enrolled in program to foster an appreciation for learning Facilitated and budgeted for weekly trips to college fairs and job workshops to encourage and educate students about future possibilities