National High School Institute: Since 1931, the National High School Institute, a nonprofit organization, has brought outstanding students to Northwestern University’s Evanston campus for intense educational experiences. The oldest and largest university-based program of its kind, NHSI offers studies in Theatre Arts, Film & Video, and Debate. The Northwestern Debate Institute is an unequaled living-learning experience for high school debaters. The institute will provide an intensive and comprehensive summer debate experience that will prepare debaters for next season and beyond.
Full-time support in supervision of students in dormitories
To enhance the quality of life, socialization, and community experience of attending students
Attending to safety and security of the students, and the security of the building and premises creating and administering programs that meet the needs of students on their respective floors
Ensuring that residents follow all University safety and housing policies
Primary response for emergency situations when on duty
Administrative tasks including roll call and check-out/check-in of students
Mail pickup and distribution
Judging policy debates and giving detailed critique and instruction for inclusion in student portfolio
Current college student
Ability to relate well to others
Participation in policy debate as a competitor or instructor for at least 2 years at the high school or college level
Demonstrated commitment to working with students in building a supportive community
Experience in a youth-supervisory capacity
Participation in policy debate as a competitor or instructor for at least 4 years
Experience as a debate instructor and coach at the high school or college level
Two or more years of experience teaching at summer debate institutes.
Dates: June 21, 2017 – August 6, 2017
As per Northwestern University policy, this position requires a criminal background check. Successful applicants will need to submit to a criminal background check prior to employment.
Northwestern University is an Equal Opportunity, Affirmative Action Employer of all protected classes, including veterans and individuals with disabilities. Women, racial and ethnic minorities, individuals with disabilities, and veterans are encouraged to apply. Hiring is contingent upon eligibility to work in the United States.
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