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Employment and Volunteer Opportunities

Our community partners are always eager to work with UH College of Education students and alumni. Some of these opportunities are for paid employment and others are for volunteers. We post opportunities that appear to be legitimate, although we have not researched each position. Please contact the person listed for more information. The most recent posting is always listed on top, and we will keep the listings for up to three months.

If you would like to post a position to this page, please fill out the Job Opportunity Request Form.

Job Listings

Lawson Family 
Posted: 1-4-2021

Part time learning assistant

Help our first grader complete and submit daily assignments via schoology. Explain and teach concepts in math, science social studies and writing. Help him excel and be more confident to learn. Assist 4 year old in completing assignments on seesaw, education.com, and IXL. Teach foundational learning concepts to prepare 4 year old for kindergarten. This would be ideal for a UH student based at the Sugarland campus since we reside in Sugarland

This is a part time paid position.

Contact Information:
Ezinne Lawson
Health professional
Sugarland, TX 77479
Phone: 678-643-3487
Ezinneo@gmail.com 


The Fox & McCoy Family
Posted: 12-16-2020

After school sitter

We are looking for a responsible sitter who can work 2-3 days per week providing after school care for our son beginning in January. He is a sweet and curious 5 year old who loves to play outside and build LEGOs. We need someone to pick him up from his preschool at 3:00, drive him home and then play with him until 5:30. His preschool is near Rice University and our home is just east of downtown (EaDo). Candidate qualifications: 1) Previous child care experience 2) Driver’s license and reliable car 3) Taking COVID-19 precautions 4) Non-smoker 5) Loves working with kids and willing to play 6) Prefer a candidate with CPR and First Aid certification My husband and I are both healthcare workers and are being very careful with COVID precautions. Please email zomccoy@gmail.com if interested with a little about your experience and rates. Thank you! Zoe McCoy

This is a part time paid position.

Contact Information:
Zoe McCoy
Houston, TX 77023
zomccoy@gmail.com


YES Prep North Forest Elementary
Posted: 12-15-2020

PreK - 2nd Grade Teacher

We are looking for a team of diverse, hard-working and joyful teachers who are certified EC - 6. We will open our doors in the Fall of 2021 as a founding school and will grow out by one grade level each year.

This is a full time paid position.

Contact Information:
Johnie Flores
Founding Principal
Houston, TX 77050
johnie.flores@yesprep.org
Phone: 346-351-8759
Website: https://www.yesprep.org/schools/elementary


IDEA Public Schools San Antonio
Posted: 12-11-2020

Certified School Counselor

DEA Certified School Counselors support three main work streams: Testing, Family Engagement and Social Emotional Support.

This is a full time paid position.

Contact Information:
Alejandro Hernandez
Talent Recruiter
San Antonio TX, 78237
alejandro.hernandez@ideapublicschools.org
Phone: 210-480-4022
Website: https://ideapublicschools.org/


IDEA Public Schools San Antonio
Posted: 12-11-2020

Special Education Teacher

Role Mission: IDEA Special Education teachers are responsible for the achievement and support of critical students. Special education teachers work with students who have a wide range of learning, cognitive, emotional, and physical disabilities. They teach various subjects, such as reading, writing, and math, to students with gaps of 2 or more years.

This is a full time paid position.

Contact Information:
Alejandro Hernandez
Talent Recruiter
San Antonio TX, 78237
alejandro.hernandez@ideapublicschools.org
Phone: 956-240-0949
Website: https://ideapublicschools.org/


Georgia Southern University
Posted: 12-9-2020

Social Foundations in Education

This is a tenure Track position in the field of social foundations of education. The successful candidate will teach undergraduates at our Savannah campus. planning as assigned by the lead teacher -Attend regularly and provide timely notice when absent

This is a full time volunteer position.

Contact Information:
John A. Weaver
Professor
Statesboro, GA 30458
jweaver@georgiasouthern.edu 


Montessori Country Day School 
Posted: 12-2-2020

Teacher Assistant

Duties Include:

  • Assisting in the preparation and maintenance of the prepared Montessori environment
  • Share responsibility and supervision for children during free-play, lunch and rest periods
  • Refill supplies and help maintain classroom inventory
  • Dust and clean environment
  • Keep all materials and supplies in their proper storage area, and keep storage areas clean and tidy
  • Work with individual and small groups of children as directed by the lead teacher
  • Assist with other projects, programs and planning as assigned by the lead teacher -Attend regularly and provide timely notice when absent

This is a full time paid position.

Contact Information:
Blanca Rodriguez
Licensing and Activities Coordinator
Houston, TX 77004
activities@montessorihouston.com
Phone: 713-520-0738
Website: http://www.montessorihouston.com/


Culture of Health-Advancing Together (CHAT)
Posted: 11-23-2020

Event Volunteer

CHAT is a local non-profit organization dedicated to increasing access to care and well-being of refugee and immigrant families. In the first week of December, CHAT will be hosting a Covid Fair in order to educate families in the Gulfton area about the precautions they should take to ensure their safety against Covid-19. We need the assistance of volunteers to man information tables, carry out mask wearing and hand washing demonstrations, and direct attendees. Staying safe against Covid is of utmost importance right now, and we need your help to make sure that immigrants have access to this knowledge as well! If you are interested in volunteering, please sign up here https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSe0t07gzdmKUDGch6Ctotl4ZWCTcnvagvfTJzfewf5bbMIskg/viewform?usp=sf_link.

This is a part time volunteer position.

Contact Information:
Karina George
Program Coordinator
Houston, TX 77074
karinageorgetm@gmail.com
Phone: 281-798-7228
Website: http://chattx.org/


St. Thomas High School
Posted: 11-20-2020

World Languages Specialist

The World Languages Specialist will support the Learning Enrichment Center’s mission of supporting students so that they are set up for success within their classrooms and ultimately in their future collegiate and professional environments. Ideally, the candidate is an expert in multiple languages, and can support students’ individual learning needs through tutoring sessions assisting them in the acquisition of another language. Candidates should possess superb organizational skills, strong attention to detail, effective communication skills, and feel passionately about assisting students in their utilization of the available resources and academic supports.

This is a full time paid position.

Contact Information:
Caroline Becker
Director of the Learning Enrichment Center
Houston, TX 77007
caroline.becker@sths.org
Phone: 713-864-6348, ext. 161
Website: https://www.sths.org/


Amazing Kid'z Christian Academy 
Posted: 11-11-2020

Pre-K Teachers

We are seeking an enthusiastic Pre-K Teacher to guide a classroom of young vibrant students in a variety of educational actictivities, including artisan crafts, free play, storytelling, and class outing. The Teacher responsibility will be to teach in a interactive way to help equip the children for Kindergarten, such as identiying numbers and letters, socializing well with others , and working effectively in a classroom structure.

This is a part time paid position.

Contact Information:
Doris McCoy
Administrator
Houston, TX
dmccoy.amazingkidz@gmail.com
Phone: 832-215-4553
Website: https://www.amazingkidzca.com/


The Learning Experience
Posted: 11-6-2020

Lead Teacher, Teacher Assistant, Floater

Lead teacher will work with kids to provide them the best education possible. Teacher assistant will work along the lead teacher to help manage classroom. Floater will relieve teachers while they take their breaks.

This is a full time paid position.

Contact Information:
Cally Serrano
Franchise owner/Operations manager
Missouri City, TX 77459
siennaplantation@tlechildcare.com
Phone: 832-440-0264
Website: https://thelearningexperience.com/center/sienna-plantation/


Idea Lab Kids
Posted: 11-5-2020

STEAM Education Advocate

Build network within CFISD STEM professionals - Foster community engagement in STEM space with local neighborhoods - Support director in various growth initiatives - Time Commitment: 2-5 hours/wk. (the more time you put in, the more we can help our community!)

This is a part time volunteer position.

Contact Information:
Shiv Bhakta
Managing Director/Nuclear Engineer
Cypress, TX 77433
cypress@idealabkids.com  
Phone: 281-408-0756
Website: https://www.cypress.idealabkids.com/


Mandarin Immersion Magnet School, HISD
Posted: 11-3-2020

1st grade English Language Arts teacher

English Language Arts teacher

This is a full time paid position.

Contact Information:
Chung Ying
Principal
Houston, TX 77056
chung.ying@houstonisd.org 
Phone: 281-935-8833
Website: https://www.houstonisd.org/mandarinimmersion


KIPP Connect Primary School
Posted: 10-30-2020

4th grade ELA Teacher

Looking for a fully certified teacher in the state of Texas. You would lead the ELA instruction for a fourth grade class. Will be responsible for lesson internalization for Reading and Writing. Must be able to work well with others and open to feedback. The teacher would have their own instructional coach to support planning and instruction.

This is a full time paid position.

Contact Information:
Adam Kutac
School Principal
Houston, TX 77074
Akutac@kipphouston.org
Phone: 281-734-4812
Website: https://www.connecting-hearts.net/


Cherish Our Children Inc.
Posted: 10-26-2020

GEMS Instructor

New program working with children of incarcerated parents in Houston middle schools seeks an instructor. Must be able to work with students on social and emotional learning skills, engage families and create partnerships with school officials. Great opportunity for someone who wants to change student's lives and grow with a new program.

This is a full time paid position.

Contact Information:
Ken Wells
President
Houston, TX 77008
kenw@cherishourchildren.org       
Phone: 713-836-9147
Website: https://www.cherishourchildren.org/


BBQ CHICKEN (KOREAN FRANCHISE)
Posted: 10-19-2020

Waiter/Waitress

Customer service. Take orders by phone and in person

This is a full time paid position.

Contact Information:
Grace
Partner/Owner
Houston, TX 77003/77450
Houstonbbqtx@gmail.com       
Phone: 770-715-8668


Afterschool Pick up and Sitter
Posted: 10-14-2020

Need responsible person to pick up 3 kids; one at 3:30 and 2 at 4. Schools within 1 mile of each other and 0.5miles from house. Afterschool care at my home until 5:30/6. Some homework help

This is a part time paid position.

Contact Information:
Jamille Hamad
Mother
Houston, TX 77005
Jamille.hamad@gmail.com     
Phone: 832-584-9282


Tippi Toes Sugar Land 
Posted: 10-14-2020

Children's Dance Program Instructor

Tippi Toes instuctors provide dance to students 18months- 12 years old. Tippi Toes travels into many preschools and Elementary schools in the area and provides opportunities for employees to interact with directors, teachers and parents.

This is a part time paid position.

Contact Information:
Kelly Keller
Co- Owner
Program Coordinator
Sugar Land, Texas 77479
sugarland@tippitoesdance.com  
Phone: 832-513-3939
Website: www.tippitoesdance.com/sugarland


Student Aide 
Posted: 10-8-2020

One to one student aide needed for 11 year old special needs boy. Hours are 7:45 a.m. - 3:30 p.m. From 9 a.m. - 11:30 a.m. employee is able to do their own school work or a quiet activity while the child participates in class. Child needs an adult to provide a "shadow" or "spotting" while doing physically active things such as walking, recess and PE. The job is located at his school.

This is a part time paid position.

Contact Information:
Lori Martin
Mother
Houston, TX 77043
lorimartin15@hotmail.com     
Phone: 832-563-5519 (text is fine as well)


Culture of Health-Advancing Together (CHAT)
Posted: 10-8-2020

After-school CHAT Academy Mentor

CHAT mentors will be able to develop their teaching and leadership skills by becoming a tutor for CHAT's after-school tutoring program, CHAT Academy. CHAT Academy is held from 5-7pm Monday-Friday. Ideally, tutors will volunteer with the following schedules: M/W/F from 5-7pm, OR T/Th from 5-7pm. If a tutor cannot commit to one of these schedules, they may choose whichever weekday(s) they are available to volunteer. At least one day per week is required.

This is a part time volunteer position.

Contact Information:
Karina George
Program Coordinator
Houston, TX 77074
karinageorgetm@gmail.com     
Phone: 281-798-7228
Website: http://www.chattx.org/