University of Maine Farmington Summer 2018 Upward Bound Positions

TRIO Upward Bound | Farmington, ME

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Posted Date 3/19/2018

The University of Maine Farmington is seeking applicants for its 2018 Summer Upward Bound Program. 

Upward Bound is a federally funded educational opportunity program that seeks to provide support to low income high school students who will be the first in their families to attend college.

Residential and non-residential positions are available. Residential staff members have responsibilities in all areas of the program from Sunday evenings through Friday afternoon. Salary includes room and board for residential positions. The summer program begins June 18 and continues through August 3. Complete details for the following openings are found on UMF's Employment Page:

Math Instructor
Math Teaching Assistant
Foreign Language Instructor
Success Seminar Instructor
Outdoor Recreation Instructor
Career Development Instructor

Please specify which position you are applying for in your cover letter. 

A bachelor’s degree and teaching experience is required for instructor positions (preference given to those candidates who are certified or who are eligible for certification).  At least two years of college, excellent academic skills, and knowledge and proven ability in the subject area are required for all other positions.  Experience working with high school students is preferred for all positions.  A valid driver’s license with no moving violations in the past two years is preferred.

Positions begin June 18, 2018. Review of applications will begin immediately and continue until the positions are filled. Materials must be submitted via the “Apply for position” button. Please create an applicant profile and list the email contact
information for two professional references.   Applicants must upload the following: 1) cover letter, 2) resume, and 3) unofficial transcripts. Applicants must also complete the affirmative action survey, the self-identification of disability form, and the self-identification of veteran status form. An offer of employment is contingent upon successful completion of a background screening.


UMF is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer.  The University of Maine at Farmington does not discriminate on the grounds of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, including transgender status and gender expression, national origin, citizenship status, age, disability, genetic information or veteran’s status in employment, education, and all other programs and activities.

Job Type
Counselor | Teacher - High School Level | Student Support Services | Summer Camps Staff | Tutors
Job Location (County)

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