Pre-College Programs


photo of an instructor and kids working on a projectThe Office of Pre-College Programs seeks individuals who are self-motivated, dependable, capable of independent work and experienced in working with students in grades K-12 to fill these staff positions.

The Office of Pre-College Programs does not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation or disability. We seek to hire a diverse staff of highly qualified individuals.

Positions Available

Discovery Program Assistants

Discovery Assistants work with students in grades K-9. Primary responsibilities include: assisting instructors with the development and implementation of course curriculum; assisting in the supervision of program participants during lunch and recreational activities; assisting in the supervision of participants in the Extended Care program; and designing and implementing educational/recreational activities in the Extended Care program. Weekly stipend and the opportunity to earn college credit.

Discovery Instructors

Program Instructors work with students of various grade levels depending on the program and course of study. Primary responsibilities include: developing course curriculum, and learning outcomes; schedule field trips and guest speakers as appropriate; and instruct course. Instructors should possess a valid teaching certificate, and/or 3-5 years experience in related field.

For additional information, please contact us by email


All employment applications and materials for Discovery and Residential Programs should be submitted to:

Sheila Nahrgang, Assistant Director
Office of Pre-College Programs
Wright State University
3640 Colonel Glenn Hwy
Dayton, OH 45435