The JMSG TA (Teacher Assistant) Program offers JMSG alum the opportunity to gain practical training and develop leadership skills while participating in Girls Summer Camp activities.

Strong Applicants

JMSG alum who have a passion for our school mission and working with younger girls.

JMSG alum who are interested in developing transferable leadership skills.

JMSG alum who are excited about a new challenge and being in a mentorship role.

Responsibilities:
  • Attend pre-camp trainings in conflict resolution, classroom management, and facilitation skills
  • Assist with class activities and final performances or art shows
  • Co-lead activities, games, and songs daily in small groups
  • Assist teachers with classroom set up and break down
  • Attend weekly camp meetings
  • Greet new students on the first day of camp and each morning
  • Check out students each day at the end of camp
Requirements:
  • Must be a JMSG alum
  • Must fill out application and be approved to participate by Director of Summer Program
  • $200 tuition for initial week, and $100 for an additional week. Tuition covers training and camp activities at a reduced rate
  • For 2021, tuition is a sliding scale of $50-$200 per week. Tuition covers training and camp activities at a reduced rate. If paying this tuition will be a burden to your family please contact Liz for possible options so that we can find a way for all girls to participate who have been selected
Opportunities:
  • Chance to work with and shadow current or former JMSG teachers
  • Leadership skills and teacher training
  • Free camp t-shirt
  • Recommendation letter by request; high school/college credit or community service credit (students must provide relevant forms/paperwork)