Summer Teaching Assistants

Organization Summary: Prep for Prep is an education and leadership development program that creates ethical and effective leaders who reflect our diverse society. Prep identifies New York City’s most promising students of color, prepares them for success at the nation's top independent schools throughout the Northeast, and supports their academic and personal growth through college graduation. Today, over 5,000 students and alumni in the Prep for Prep Community are leaders in every field imaginable.
Prep for Prep and PREP 9 seek Teaching Assistants for their virtual and in-person 7-week Summer Preparatory Programs.
  • Assist Humanities teachers in the Summer Session of the Preparatory Component (classes in session June 27 to August 12, 2022), including assisting individual students, preparing and correcting quizzes, and keeping attendance.
  • Assist with the general needs of the program, including tutoring students, supervising students during lunch, and recreation.
  • Studying towards a BA at a selective college, current Freshman, Sophomore or Junior
  • Strong academic background in English or closely related subject (History, Politics or Sociology for Problems and Issues in Modern American Society (PIMAS) position)
  • Energetic, well-organized, willing to pitch in
  • Ability to relate to highly motivated students of color
$15.00 – $16.50 per hour/ depending on experience
How to Apply: Please email a cover letter and resume with the subject line “Summer TA” to
Prep for Prep does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sexual orientation, or ethnic or national origin and is an equal opportunity employer.
163 West 91st Street
New York, NY 10024
P: 212.579.1470
328 West 71st Street
New York, NY 10023
P: 212.579.1390
We envision a nation guided by ethical and effective leaders that reflect our diverse society. 

Prep for Prep's mission is to develop future leaders by creating access for young people of color to first-rate educational, leadership development and professional opportunities.