July 21–28, 2016

The Ryogoku Junior High School English Immersion Program is a one-week English language and culture immersion program offered by BYU Conferences and Workshops for students from Ryogoku Junior High School in Tokyo, Japan.

 

BYU Counselor Basic Job Requirements

  • Be at least 18 years old.
  • Be no more than 28 years old.
  • Receive clearance from a criminal background check.
  • Receive clearance through the BYU Ecclesiastical Endorsement.
  • As a condition of employment, LDS employees agree to follow standards of conduct consistent with qualifying for temple privileges.
  • All employees are expected to be role models of a life that combines spiritual values and personal integrity, and to conduct their work in a professional manner consistent with the values espoused by the university and the Church. Compliance with the Church Educational System Honor Code, Dress and Grooming Standards, and Residential Living Standards is mandatory.
  • Before beginning work, complete online Protecting Minor Youth training.
  • Before beginning work, present an unexpired government-issued photo ID to our employment office to verify your ability to legally work in the United States of America.
  • Before beginning work, present your Social Security card to our employment office (an IRS requirement for all BYU employees).
  • Provide bank account information to receive direct deposit payments.

More information is available by contact:

jordan_jones@byu.edu
801-422-5935
169 HCEB

Shifts Available

You may work one or more shifts, depending on your availability. Each shift begins with a 30 minute orientation.  Counselors working consecutive shifts will receiving orientation for all shifts during their first 30 minutes that day. Counselors will be given lunch whenever they escort students to the Cannon Center.

Wednesday, July 20, 2016

4:00–6:00 p.m. A MANDATORY counselor training meeting in room 2260 of the BYU Conference Center (CONF). Dinner will be served.

Thursday, July 21, 2016

6:00–7:00 p.m. Counselors greet the Japanese students on BYU campus as they arrive on buses from the airport and then help them meet their assigned host families. 

Friday, July 22, 2016

9:45–11:30 a.m. Counselor participate with their group of 10 students in several lively cultural understanding activities.

11:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m. Counselors take groups of 10 students to lunch at the Cannon Center. 

12:30–2:00 p.m. Counselors lead their group of 10 students in an ESL learning activity.

1:30-4:15 p.m. Counselors escort their group of 10 students to the BYU Bookstore to buy souvenirs then go upstairs in the WSC to lead their students through a rotation of fun ESL Carnival games.

3:45-5:00 p.m. Counselors participate with their group of 10 students in a fun singing activity.

Tuesday, July 26, 2016

8:30–10:30 a.m. Counselors lead their group of 10 students in an ESL learning activity.

10:00–11:30 a.m. Counselors enjoy a cultural norms presentation with their 10 students.

10:45 a.m.–1:00 p.m. Counselors take groups of 10 students to lunch at the Cannon Center. 

12:30–3:30 p.m. Counselors lead the students through a BYU campus tour and scavenger hunt activity and attend an astronomy show in the Eyring Science Center Planetarium (ESC).

3:00–5:00 p.m. Counselors enjoy a chemistry demonstration with their 10 students.

Wednesday, July 27, 2016

8:30–10:30 a.m. Counselors lead their group of 10 students in an ESL learning activity.

10:00-11:30 a.m.  Enjoy a welcome presentation by BYUSA followed by a demonstration by BYU Police.

11:00 a.m.-1:00 p.m. Counselors take their group of 10 students to lunch at the Cannon Center.

12:30–5:00 p.m. Counselors act as Provo City tour guides describing local sites while traveling on buses with the students to visit Bridal Veil Falls, Pioneer Village and a local Fire Station. 

Thursday, July 28, 2016

8:30 a.m.–3:15 p.m. Counselors act as Salt Lake City tour guides describing local sites while traveling on buses with the students to visit Temple Square, This is the Place Monument and the State Capitol (sack lunch included).

 

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