Employment Opportunities

Welcome to Summer Institute for the Gifted (SIG) and University Prep!

SIG has been a leading provider of gifted educational opportunities since 1984. SIG combines academic, social, and recreational programming, which is designed to provide an intellectually stimulating, warm, and enjoyable three week experience for our students. With a range of courses offered in Science, Technology, Engineering, Math, Humanities, Multi-Disciplinary, Recreation, and Visual/Performing Arts, academically gifted and talented students ages 5-17 will have fun learning this summer! In our 30th year of service, we look forward to you becoming a part of the SIG legacy.

University Prep is an intensive summer program that will make students the strongest college applicant they can be and prepare them to apply to the colleges and universities of their choice! Students will focus on their SAT and ACT test-taking skills with review sessions and practice tests with The Princeton Review®, as well as help them prepare their application, personal essay, and interviews. With dedicated staff within the college prep and admissions fields, University Prep helps students create their personalized list of choice schools, as well as tour area colleges and universities. Open for students ages 15-18, students will be able to go through the admissions process with a group of like-minded peers.

SIG and University Prep offer its employees the opportunities of a lifetime: the chance to influence and mentor students! Take advantage of hands-on classroom experience with students who genuinely love learning. Through academic, social, emotional, and behavioral support, our annual network of over 800 employees nationwide plays a huge part in enriching the lives of our students.

To provide our students with the best possible three-week experience, it is imperative we hire the very best staff. As an employee, you will have the opportunity to contribute to the creation of a supportive, structured, and safe community that caters to the social and emotional needs of our students.

As you peruse our website, we think you will become as excited as we are about working for the programs! Here are just a few of the many reasons to join us this summer:

  • Be a positive influence in the lives of young people
  • Get a wide variety of leadership and classroom experience
  • Work with colleagues and students from all around the country and the world
  • Contribute to a creative and challenging academic environment
  • Facilitate unique course offerings in a variety of content areas
  • Grow your own potential as an educator or youth leader
  • Teach students through their passions, not through a prescribed curriculum

Summer Institute for the Gifted and University Prep are equal opportunity employers.