UGA Career Center

College of Education Newsletter | 12.2.14

Whitney Prescott, College of Education Career Consultant


Call for an appointment: (706) 542-3375


Satellite Hours: Last one of the semester: Tuesday, December 9, 3-5 PM, Aderhold 126E


General Career Center Walk-In Hours: M-F, 12:00 PM until 2:00 PM

Hello from your Career Consultant!

Announcements:


  • NO Satellite Hours on Tuesday, December 2
  • Last Satellite Hours Date - Tuesday, December 9, 3-5 PM, Aderhold 126E
  • Last day for Career Center Walk-ins - Tuesday, December 9
  • December Grads: Save the Date for the College of Education Career Fair - this fair is open to YOU as well! Wednesday, March 4, 2015 | 12-3 PM | Tate Grand Hall, 5th Floor


Good luck with finals! Have a great holiday break! :)


Whitney

Email Contents:

1. Kinesiology Meetup Survey


2. DawgLink/HOT DawgLink Jobs/Internships


3. Additional Employment Opportunities:

Teaching Related
  • Fulton County Schools Career Fair & Interview Day - December 3
  • Sunnyside Unified School District Job Fair - December 6
  • Interested in Teaching in the UK? TimePlan Education Webinars
  • Southern Teachers Agency Vacancies
  • Breakthrough Collaborative Summer Teaching Fellowship
  • TNTP Teaching Fellows Opportunities
  • Teach For America Deadlines
  • Yes Prep Public Schools

Kinesiology Related

  • Zebra Technologies Corporation
  • American Junior Golf Association Internship

4. Save the Date! College of Education Career Fair

1. Please complete: KINESIOLOGY MEETUP SURVEY

Are you an Exercise Science, Sports Management, Athletic Training or Health and P.E. Major? Please complete this survey: http://studentvoice.com/uga/kinesiologymeetupassessmentsurvey

2. HOT DawgLink Jobs/Internships

"DawgLink" is UGA's online job and internship database for UGA students and Alumni ONLY! To gain access to hundreds of jobs and internships, simply visit career.uga.edu and login to the DawgLink portal using your UGA MyID and password.


Having trouble? Contact Debi Grayson at debig@uga.edu, (706) 542-5948.


FEATURED DAWGLINK JOBS (this is NOT an exhaustive list! See DawgLink for more):


Part-time positions/Internships


  • Junior Tour Operations Internship, Northern Texas PGA; Posting #58115
  • Sportswriter Internship, isportsweb.com; Posting #57580


  • After School Counselor, Oconee County Parks and Recreation Department; Posting #58016
  • Music Instructor, Live Music Tutor, Posting #52549
  • Spanish Instructor, Latin American Association, Posting #52243
  • Online Tutor, Teach Me Now, Posting #57888
  • Health Coach, Corporate Health Partners; Posting #55990


Full-time Positions


  • On-Air Talent (Sports Talk), Cox Media Group – Radio Athens; Posting #58157
  • Camp Counselor in France (Seasonal), Nacel - American Village; Posting #58380
  • (Immediate Hire) High School and Middle School Social Studies Teachers, KIPP Metro Atlanta; Posting #58084, 58085
  • Literacy Coordinator, Reading Partners; Posting #58454
  • Director of Curriculum Development, ArborBridge; Posting #58450
  • Early Special Education Teacher in Beijing, WuCaiLu Center for Children with Autism; Posting #58650
  • Elementary and Middle School Teachers for SY 2015-2016, Achievement Prep, Posting #58395

3. Additional Employment Opportunities

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Teaching Related Employment Opportunities:

Interested in Teaching in the UK?

Greetings from TimePlan Education! We would like to bring our upcoming virtual information webinars to your attention. Join us over the next few weeks for one or more of our interactive online webinars with TimePlan coordinators who have taught in the UK.


Please find below a list of sessions available:

Virtual Session for American Educators
Featuring Recruitment Coordinator, Mark Stewart
Tuesday December 2, 2014 @ 6:00pm EST
To register and access the webinar on the stated date and time, please follow:
https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5728034830361899521


Virtual Sessions for Secondary Educators
Featuring Recruitment Coordinator, Laura Pellizzari
Wednesday December 10, 2014 @ 6:00pm EST
To register and access the webinar on the stated date and time, please follow:
https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/6973165778121767937


Virtual Session for Elementary Educators
Featuring Recruitment Coordinator, Shannon Edmunds
Wednesday December 17, 2014 @ 6:00pm EST
To register and access the webinar on the stated date and time, please follow:
https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/rt/3550986414202907649


Virtual Session for Secondary Educators
Featuring Recruitment Coordinator, Sarah Maloney
Thursday December 18, 2014 @ 6:00pm EST
To register and access the webinar on the stated date and time, please follow:
https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/8322195077145817089

Southern Teachers Agency Vacancies

SOUTHERN TEACHERS AGENCY (STA) is assisting an outstanding independent school in the greater Atlanta area in its search for a Biology and Environmental Sciences teacher. The need is immediate, so candidates should apply as soon as possible.


Candidates must possess:

· A strong academic record in the study of Biology and related fields,

· Bachelor's or advanced degree(s), and

· Excellent leadership and communication skills.

Please note that teaching licensure/certification is NOT a hiring prerequisite for this position.


Please visit our website, www.southernteachers.com, to apply online. Upon receipt of your application, we will prompt you to upload a cover letter and resume. Again, please do not hesitate, as the school needs to fill this position as soon as possible.

If you or your students have any questions, please feel free to contact us. Thank you for your assistance!

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Breakthrough Collaborative Summer Teaching Fellowship

This is a great opportunity for college students to teach summer classes to high-achieving middle school students who will be the first in their family to go to college. The Breakthrough Collaborative network has locations all over the country, including Atlanta. For more information, visit: breakthroughcollaborative.org.
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TNTP Teaching Fellows Opportunities

There are many reasons to consider a career in teaching: maybe you've tutored and discovered you have a knack for helping struggling students grasp complicated concepts; or you've volunteered or substitute taught in a school and enjoyed the energy of the classroom; or you simply desire a meaningful career helping kids excel.

Whatever the reason, right now is an excellent time to begin.


The Summer 2015 application is now open.


Take some time to explore our website and Applicant Tool Kit. Then, create an account and you'll be that much closer to your goal.

And we're here to help! Get in touch at info@tntpteachingfellows.org and we'll get right back to you. We look forward to getting to know you.

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Teach For America Deadlines

December 5, 2014

January 30, 2015


To learn more about TFA, visit: http://www.teachforamerica.org/

To learn more about how to apply, visit: http://www.teachforamerica.org/why-teach-for-america/how-to-apply

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Yes Prep Public Schools

Application Deadlines
Deadline #3 | January 9
Deadline #4 | February 9
Deadline #5 | March 27
Deadline #6 | April 24
Deadline #7 | May 15


Learn more about Yes Prep at http://www.yesprep.org/

Kinesiology Related Employment Opportunities:

Zebra Technologies Corporation

Are you a football fan? Interested in gaining some very part-time, short term experience related to the NFL and Sports Management?


Contact your Career Consultant, Whitney Prescott, for more information for opportunities to gain experience working with Zebra Technologies! Email wnpress@uga.edu.


http://nflcommunications.com/2014/07/31/national-football-league-and-zebra-technologies-to-provide-next-gen-stats-for-the-2014-season/


https://www.zebra.com/us/en/solutions/location-solutions/sports-tracking.html

American Junior Golf Association Internship

Join the AJGA for an experience of a lifetime in the spring or summer of 2015!

We offer great hands on experiences that will help get your foot in the door into the golf/sports industry! An added bonus…


· The AJGA only hires FULL-TIME from the internship

· Great Networking opportunities

· You travel the country helping run National Golf Tournaments

· It’s a PAID position!

So apply today via www.ajga.org/careers under Apply Now! Read more information in our online brochure http://joom.ag/F2Jb

4. SAVE THE DATE!

College of Education Career Fair

Wednesday, March 4th 2015 at 12-3pm

Tate Student Center, 5th Floor

Network with representatives from K-12 schools and organizations from all over Georgia and across the country!

http://career.uga.edu/calendar/education_career_fair

UGA Career Center

To make an appointment, call: (706) 542-3375

Walk-in hours: Monday-Friday, 12-2 PM