Non-Profit Girlstart is seeking Summer Counselors (STEM CREW) – Deadline May 24th!

Founded in 1997, Girlstart’s mission is to increase girls’ interest and engagement in science, technology, engineering, and math (STEM) through innovative, nationally recognized informal STEM education programs. Girlstart’s year-round programs inspire girls to transform our world. These programs include after school, week-long summer camps, community STEM programs, and an annual girls conference.

Girlstart cultivates a culture where risk is rewarded, curiosity is encouraged, and creativity is expected. As a result, Girlstart girls are connected, brave, and resilient. Girlstart makes girls more successful and inspires them to take on the world’s greatest challenges.

Join Girlstart’s efforts to educate and empower girls this summer! Girlstart’s Summer Counselors (called STEM CREW — Creative, Resourceful, Empowered Workforce) work directly with elementary school girls, leading hands-on science, technology, engineering, and math activities at weekly, in-person day programs in the Boston area. Enhance your leadership and teamwork skills, improve your presentation and communication skills, build your problem solving, critical thinking, and decision-making abilities all while being a positive and meaningful role model for girls! All genders welcome to apply.

LOCATIONS: Waltham, Dorchester, Chelsea, Everett, and Newton (one week at each location)

The application contains more details, and can be found here:

Paid $15 – $18 per hour (depending on experience) 

Deadline to apply is Wednesday, May 24th.

By Sue Atkins
Sue Atkins Associate Director, Employer Relations