Teach for Excursions

If you are interested in teaching for Excursions in Learning Youth Programs, please email a letter of intent to the Youth Coordinator before summitting the following materials:

Instructor Application

To apply as an instructor, please submit:

Note: Applications are processed on an ongoing basis each year. For summer programs applicants should apply by the fall. 

Job Qualifications and Job Description:

  • Minimum educational requirements: CT teaching certification or master’s degree.
  • At least two years of teaching experience preferred.
  • Excursions in Learning teachers are organized, creative and energetic.  They are lifelong learners and passionate about the courses they teach.  Teachers in our program value using multiple modes of instruction that are both creative and engaging.
  • Starting payment is $25/hour.

Teaching Assistant Application

To apply as a paid or volunteer teaching assistant, please submit:

  • The Teaching Assistant application
  • A cover letter introducing yourself and explaining why you are interested in being a teaching assistant for Excursions in Learning.
  • Resume
  • Three letters of recommendation or references

Note: Deadline to submit application for a summer TA position is February 1.

Job Qualifications and Job Description :

  • Experience supervising, teaching, mentoring or advising youth in grades K-8 and/or an interest in pursuing a career in education.
  • TAs are responsible for supervising students during snack break and lunch, and for assisting the teacher with all educational duties in the classroom.

All applications can be submitted through email, fax or mail: If the campus is closed, please use email as the first contact for all applications.

Linda Armstrong, Coordinator of Youth Programs
Manchester Community College
Great Path, MS #16
P.O. Box 1046
Manchester, CT 06045-1046
Fax: 860-512-2801
Phone: 860-512-2804  |  Office: LRC B147g