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The Performance Poetry Internship is open to all interested candidates who are currently undergraduate students enrolled in a college or university full-time and who will be returning to school full-time in Fall 2014 as undergraduate sophomores, juniors, or seniors. This internship is (paid, full-time) and will begin June 9, 2014 and end August 1, 2014.
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WITS is always looking for writers and educators who can teach the joy of creative writing to young people. Employment is part-time, typically a half-day of teaching one day a week from September - May. A yearlong commitment is required.
The pay is $58 per teaching hour. In addition to teaching, the job duties include preparing lessons, responding to student work, and compiling anthologies of student writing at the end of the school year.
We look for writers with teaching or mentoring experience who can convey their passion for the written word in ways that are relevant for Houston area children. In particular, we are seeking bilingual writers, but others are encouraged to apply as well.
If you are interested in teaching with WITS, please complete our online application. In addition to the application, we ask that you include a cover letter, résumé with 3 references, and 10-page writing sample.
Applications for the 2013-2014 school year were due Monday, August 5, 2013.