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Summer Institute Administrator $25-30/hr

St. Pius X – St. Matthias Academy/Onward 2 High School (Downey)






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Job Description: Onward 2 High School, Summer Institute Administrator

Position: Summer Institute Administrator
Hours: Up to 28 hours/week for 3 Weeks
Pay Rate: $25-30 hr Compensation is based on education level and experience
Location: St. Pius X – St. Matthias Academy- Downey

What is Onward 2 High School’s Summer Institute?
The Smet Foundation’s Onward 2 High School will host a Summer Institute at Sacred Heart High School and St. Pius X – St. Matthias Academy. This enriching academic program will be offered to young men and women who will be entering the seventh and eighth grade in the Fall of 2023. The program’s curriculum is designed to build up essential concepts, inspire a growth mindset, and prepare students for academic excellence in various subjects such as english, science, and math. To learn more, please visit

Position: Summer Institute Administrator
The Summer Institute Administrator is responsible for assisting the Program Director in managing and coordinating teachers, teenage program assistants, and an institute of around 150 students entering the 7th and 8th grade. The SI Administrator directly reports to the Program Director and helps to provide the teachers with support in curriculum, supervision, and acts as a substitute teacher in case of absence. SI administrators will also assist the Program Director in directing and advising the hired high school program assistants. The Administrator will be required to chaperone and assist in coordinating the program’s field trips to the California Science Center and Natural History Museum.

Work 35 hours per week for 3 weeks during the program dates of Monday, July 10, 2023 – Friday, July 28, 2023
15 Instructional Days from 7:30 am – 2:30 pm, including after-school care
Act as a substitute teacher with a prepared curriculum and schedule if the need arises
Chaperone Field Trip to the California Science Museum and Natural History Museum
Oversee smooth operation of high-quality classes and activities utilizing a curriculum provided by O2HS
Complete administrative tasks including, but not limited to, working with technology, attendance, communicating with families
Motivate teachers and staff to run successful operations and activities
Attend compensated SI staff orientation prior to the start of the program on July 6, 2023
Frequently meet and communicate with O2HS Program Director


Required Qualifications
Bachelor’s Degree
Comfortable modifying and executing lesson plans when given a curriculum
Ability to build rapport and leverage relationships with students to keep them engaged
Willingness to collaborate and work with a team of educators
Cleared fingerprinting, Virtus Training (will train if not current), TB Test

Preferred Qualifications
Previous experience with 6th – 8th students
Multiple Subject or Single Subject Teaching Credential, or currently working toward credential
Fluent in Spanish

How to Apply: Send a resume to Katie Pierce, O2HS Program Director
Application Closing Date: June 2nd, Interview to Follow

Wage Range
The rate of pay offered to the selected candidate is based on internal pay policy and budget. New hires are commonly paid at the minimum of the wage range or within the lower part of the range. We consider a number of factors when making compensation decisions including, but not limited to, skill sets, experience, training and other department needs.

Information/Application Contact

St. Pius X – St. Matthias Academy/Onward 2 High School (Downey)

7851 Gardendale St

Downey, Ca 90242