UB Employment Opportunities
Upward Bound (UB) provides fundamental support to first generation, economically disadvantaged college bound high school students. Each summer, UB offers local high school students the unique opportunity to participate in a 6-week Summer Academy on Cal Poly campus. Students have a “college-like experience" participating in residential life, campus dining, extracurricular activities, and academic work to prepare them for their upcoming year of high school.
Summer Academy 2023 dates are Sunday, June 18th – Friday, July 28th.
We are currently seeking to hire Instructors, Residential Advisors, and Teaching Assistants.
- Must have a Bachelor's Degree.
- Preferred: Interest in teaching and/or credential student.
Residential Advisor Qualifications
- Must be a Cal Poly student.
- Preferred: Previous housing staff experience.
Teaching Assistant Qualifications
- Must have completed one year of college.
- Preferred: Interest in teaching and/or counseling.
To apply, submit The General Employment Application and your Resume to Alicia Tedford, Upward Bound Administrative Support Coordinator at firstname.lastname@example.org and/or visit calpoly.joinhandshake.com if you are a current student.
General Employment Application
Click below to learn more about what it is like to be an Upward Bound instructor and resident staff member.
Instructor Recruitment from Cal Poly IGEE on Vimeo.
Upward Bound Summer Academy Resident Staff Recruitment from Cal Poly IGEE on Vimeo.