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Service Position Summary:
Serve College Possible students in various roles from high school to college. Support high school seniors through high school graduation and the summer transition period to ensure fall college enrollment. Assist in presenting college going workshops to high school students, lead College Possible recruitment efforts for Class of 2019 at designated high schools, and serve as additional support in teaching College Possible sessions. Help engage unenrolled College Possible students to better determine future college and career goals. Reports to Program Team.
College degree required. Interest in education, youth work, social services, or related fields preferred. Desire to work with individuals from a variety of backgrounds. Demonstrated commitment to public service and social justice. Excellent leadership and communication skills; and strong organization and time management abilities.
Access to reliable transportation required.
AmeriCorps members will be based at the College Possible office, but will also spend some time at local service sites (high schools and colleges). Must be able to multi-task and handle potentially stressful situations with maturity. Must be capable of working independently and with others and have high energy and creativity in working with young people.
Compensation includes a living allowance, health coverage and a $5,775 Education Award that can be used to repay student loans or future education expenses. Student loans may be deferred. 7 - 8 month commitment beginning in January 2018 is required
We are committed to the inclusion of all individuals without regard to disability, race, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, political affiliation or other non-merit factors.
Reasonable accommodations provided upon request. If you feel you need an accommodation, please notify College Possible.
|Date Posted||October 25, 2017|
|Date Closes||November 24, 2017|
|Address||900 S. 74th Plaza|
|Located In||Omaha, NE|
|Job Type||Full-time Employee|
|Experience Level||Entry Level (0-2 yrs. experience)|
|Hours||40 hours per week; Flexible|
|SOC Category||21-1012.00 Educational, Guidance, School, and Vocational Counselors|
|Address||900 S 74th Plaza|
|City, State and Zip||Omaha, NE 68114|
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