Members to NAGC can receive three publications -- Parenting for Gifted Children, Teaching for High Potential, and the academic journal, Gifted Child Quarterly. All are available through the mail and online.
Reports To: Program Coordinator, Student Case Manager & Advisor
Rowan University School of Osteopathic Medicine (RowanSOM) Health Careers Opportunity Program (HCOP) aims to increase the pipeline of disadvantaged high school and college students into medical school. This multifaceted effort is specifically designed to increase retention and graduation of these diverse underserved students across the educational continuum, from high school and community college into four year college and graduate medical school professional programs.
The HCOP Academy exposes students to careers in medicine and provides resources to assist students to progress to the next educational level. Services include advising, educational enhancement, mentoring, field trips, panels, entrance exam preparation, application assistance, and more.
Working under the direction of the HCOP Case Manager & Advisor, the Teacher will assist with curriculum development for and supervision of high school participants in the HCOP Explorers and Saturday Academy.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Develop STEM curriculum modules for high school participants.
Schedule visits with community partners for exposure to various healthcare populations and environments.
Supervise student activities and promote engagement with content and facilitators.
Collect & maintain a repository of academic resources for students.
The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
The ideal candidate for this position will be passionate about STEM and working with high school students in classroom and non-traditional settings. STEM curriculum development and group management skills are essential. Knowledge of college and career readiness strategies preferred.
EDUCATION and/or EXPERIENCE:
Bachelor’s Degree required.
Internal Number: 494773
About Rowan University
A leading public institution, Rowan University combines liberal education with professional preparation from the baccalaureate through the doctorate. Rowan provides a collaborative, learning-centered environment in which highly qualified and diverse faculty, staff, and students integrate teaching, research, scholarship, creative activity, and community service. Through intellectual, social and cultural contributions, the University enriches the lives of those in the campus community and surrounding region.