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, Multidisciplinary, Recreation, and Visual/Performing Arts, academically gifted and talented students grades K-12 will have fun learning this summer! In our 37th year of service, we look forward to you becoming a part of the SIG legacy.

SIG offers its employees the opportunities of a lifetime: the chance to influence and mentor students! Take advantage of hands-on classroom experience with youth who genuinely love learning. Through academic, social, emotional, and behavioral support, our annual network of over 700 employees nationwide plays a huge part in enriching the lives of our students.

To provide our students with the best possible academic 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 for you to join the SIG team!

SIG hires on a rolling basis until all positions are filled. We strongly suggest submitting an application at any point in the season due to changes in staff needs. Please contact staff@summerdiscovery.com for questions about specific position openings.


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Diversity, Equity, Inclusion, and Belonging Statement

We commit to continuously striving for diversity, equity, and inclusion through ongoing education and self-awareness. At Summer Institute for the Gifted, each person brings unique and varied experiences which inform our thoughts, actions, and decision-making processes. Our mission is to create an inclusive, safe environment for our staff and our students, where everyone’s differences are celebrated, every perspective is valued, and everyone feels safe to bring forth their authentic selves.

"Working with SIG as an Academic Dean allowed me to grow tremendously. I grew as an educator, a professional, and most importantly, a leader.  In the eight weeks I was at SIG, I learned more about myself and my true potential as a leader than I even knew was possible." 


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