Enroot AmeriCorps Massachusetts Promise Fellow


Job Type

Full Time Temporary

Salary

Details: $15,500 stipend for 11 month of service

Published:

04/04/2018

Application Deadline:

05/01/2018

Address

99 Bishop Allen Drive
Cambridge
Massachusetts
02139
United States

Description

Enroot is a non-profit organization that empowers immigrant youth to achieve academic, career, and personal success through inspiring out-of-school experiences. Through Enroot, students participate in professional internships, leadership development, post-secondary guidance, mentoring, and tutoring. The AmeriCorps Massachusetts Promise Fellow will take a key role in leading the Leadership Cohort, a group of 30- 35 students in Somerville and Cambridge. Working closely with the Enroot team, s/he will co-facilitate weekly seminars, lead monthly Junior and Senior Workshops focused on post-secondary access, provide 1:1 guidance for students on college/career exploration, and lead weekly academic tutoring. This position offers a meaningful opportunity to lead major program components and work directly with immigrant high school students.


We are looking for two Fellows: one to serve in Cambridge, and another to serve in Somerville. Please list your preference in the general application.

Benefits

For an eleven-month, full-time commitment and 1,700 hours of AmeriCorps service Fellows receive: A taxable living allowance of up to $15,500/year ♦ Excellent training opportunities ♦ FREE courses at Northeastern University in the College of Professional Studies & discounted courses upon successfully completing the service year ♦ Loan forbearance and an up to $5,920 educational award ♦ Monthly travel allowance ♦Career coaching and support ♦ Healthcare benefits

Level of Language Proficiency

Fluency/proficiency in one or more of the following languages strongly preferred: Spanish, Portuguese, Haitian Creole, Bengali, or Hindi.

Professional Level

Entry level

Minimum Education Required

High School

How To Apply

https://neu.co1.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_9YMmVIMkGyrK1tr

Apply ASAP! Applicants are hired on a rolling basis. Applicants must apply through MPF's General Application by May 1st, 2018 and select Enroot as the host site you are interested in applying. We will reach out to schedule a first round interview. If you have additional questions, please email Alex Houston at ahouston@enrooteducation.org. 


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