Heart House Volunteer Opportunity

Heart House is a nonprofit that provides safety, education and opportunity to refugee and underprivileged students. We would love to have SMU students for field educational opportunities, internships, Americorps and student teaching experiences. We have a diverse demographic of students, 98% of English Language Learners.

We begin our program Monday, September 12th. Meet some of our students by visiting our YouTube page, https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC-dKDdPZN8KaMXVPQdC3xuQ.

Take care,

Lenita Dunlap, MPA, MA
Chief Executive Officer

Alternative Teaching Opportunity in Fort Worth

Full-Time Teacher/Tutor

A Fort Worth, TX family is looking for a full-time teacher/tutor to assist their 11th and 12th grade boys. We are looking for candidates with over two years of teaching experience, ideally focused on middle or high school. Start date will be no later than Summer 2017 but ideally as early as January 1, 2017. Teach for America candidates welcome!

Total compensation will be an increase of 10-20% over current compensation based on experience, plus full benefits. Candidates can either have summers off or, for those who want 12 months paid salary, candidates can assist the family with their charitable foundation and philanthropic giving. This individual will work an average of 50 hours per week during the school year with a typical schedule of 1-11pm Sunday-Thursday, but some flexibility is required dependent on school workload, e.g. occasional Friday or Saturday work will be required from time to time.

• Middle or High school teaching experience
• Bachelor’s degree from top university
• 3.5 GPA
• SAT score above 2040 (or 1400 on old scale)
• Be willing to work for 2+ years with the family
• Have a good Texas tie
• Be a great teacher; classroom management is not part of this job

Contact Lori Elder at LElder@talentarchitects.com or 817-332-9500 if you have any questions!