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Hotchkiss Summer Portals Resident Teaching Fellow

Full-time summer position with competitive benefits

Resident Teaching Fellows are responsible for the physical and emotional well-being of Summer Portals’ students. Each summer a new team of Fellows must bond quickly and intuitively as they create a safe and welcoming community while implementing the residential curriculum and guide students through a rewarding academic enrichment experience. As advisors and mentors, Resident Teaching Fellows are expected to comport themselves to the highest standards of personal integrity and professional principles.

Apply for a Resident Teaching Fellow position online at:


Applicants will be expected to submit:

1. A current resume.
2. Two letters of recommendation by professors or supervisors of education-related work experience.
3. Unofficial transcript(s).
4. The Portals community is richly diverse by design. Please describe in a letter how you will complement the diversity in our community, and how you anticipate benefitting from the various members of our community (students, peers, and faculty).

Work This Summer with Kids with Chronic Illnesses – Info Session -1/9 @4:15P

Come join staff from The Hole in the Wall Gang Camp to discuss their paid summer staff and year-round volunteer opportunities.

WHEN: Thursday, January 9th

TIME: 4:15-5:15 PM

LOCATION: Coltrane Lounge, Adirondack House

RSVP on Handshake HERE.

Hole in the Wall is a non-profit organization based in Connecticut that provides residential camp programming and regional outreach to children and families dealing with serious and chronic illnesses. Staff and volunteer opportunities are fun, fulfilling, and look great on a resume.

They are also looking to fill a post-grad position in Philadelphia with a graduating senior who is highly motivated to develop and deliver Hole in the Wall Gang Camp style activities and interactions to young people (toddler through young adult), individually and in groups, in hospital and clinic settings.  They will collaborate with on-site professionals to offer supportive and uplifting programs for children and families affected by childhood illness and bring the spirit of The Hole In The Wall Gang Camp (Safety, Respect and Love) to all activities and interactions.

Want to Spend the Summer on Wilderness Tripping Adventures? Join a Networking Dinner on 3/19

Though winter has a hold on Vermont, there are only 118 days until the summer’s adventures on Damariscotta Lake, ME begin. Come join us as we share memories and make plans for an amazing summer. Kieve-Wavus veterans as well as newcomers interested in learning more about this remarkable opportunity are welcome to join. Past summer counselors will be on hand to help answer questions, along with Kirstie Truluck, Wavus Camp for Girls Director.

WHEN: Tuesday, March 19th 2019 from 5-7PM

WHERE: Rm. 303 – McCardell Bicentennial Hall

RSVP on Handshake for the event HERE.

Contact Kirstie Truluck, Wavus Camp for Girls Director if you are interested but cannot make the event: kirstiet@kievewavus.org