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Academic & Enrichment Coordinator

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BAYAC AmeriCorps
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Richmond, CA
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Published 13 days ago

NEED $10,000 FOR COLLEGE?? Apply now at www.bayac.org to make an impact on Bay Area youth while also earning money toward your own educational goals!

BAYAC AmeriCorps collaborates with over 40 agencies in schools and community-based organizations to serve youth and families in the San Francisco Bay Area. As part of AmeriCorps, BAYAC Members commit to a full-time (40 hours/week) term of service in the Bay Area's most high-need communities, working to provide youth with opportunities for meaningful engagement, skill building, and emotional and social development. This is a paid work experience program for folks who are looking to advance their career working with youth and in the field of education. We are hiring folks to serve as after-school educators, classroom aides, academic coaches & mentors, tutors, health educators, case managers, and enrichment activities coordinators.

In particular, we are looking to fill Academic & Enrichment Coordinator positions in schools such as Summit Public Schools. Summit is a leading network of public schools that prepare a diverse student population for success in a four-year college and to be thoughtful contributing members of society. The Americorps members will be a part of the Extended Day Team and will organize engaging enrichment activities for students that focus on cultural and ethnic diversity, social justice advocacy, and service-learning. Each member will demonstrate strong leadership skills and a commitment to educating and empowering youth to reach their fullest potential. They are looking for diverse, creative young people who have a passion for working with students. Serve directly with 7th-12th grade youth in this position!

Position duties may include:

  • Support students/youth in developing the skills they need to be successful in school and life
  • Provide homework and academic support for program participants at school sites
  • Provide case management, referrals, and independent living skills for clients at community based sites
  • Plan and facilitate youth focused lesson plans and activities
  • Promote a safe and positive learning environment
  • Actively supervise and ensure student/youth safety at all times
  • Model positive attitudes, behaviors, and language
  • Communicate regularly with the site coordinator and regional supervisor
  • Maintain accurate attendance records and reporting procedures
  • Attend and participate in weekly training and cohort meetings

Gain experience and skills:

  • Work full time in diverse and vibrant Bay Area communities
  • Work within the education and nonprofit sectors
  • Develop basic teaching skills, including curriculum development, behavior management practices and public speaking/facilitation
  • Make lasting connections with fellow service minded community members
  • Build confidence in public speaking
  • Acquire concrete workplace skills
  • Develop personal and professional goals with guidance and support
  • Promote meaningful community partnerships
  • Become part of a large alumni network 

Qualifications:

  • U.S. citizen, U.S. national, or a lawful permanent resident of the United States
  • At least 17 years old
  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Ability to work full-time (40 hours/week) and commit to an 10-month term of service
  • Successful completion of TB test and Live Scan/fingerprinting (upon hire)
  • Prefer to have 48 college credits completed
  • Prefer bilingual in Spanish/English, not required

To Apply: Go to http://www.bayac.org/ and click "Apply Now!" to submit your application and be scheduled for an interview. Get your applications in today, as we are filling our positions on a first come first serve basis!

Timeline: Service cohorts begin September 2021 and serve until June 2022 for 1700-hour members.

NEED $10,000 FOR COLLEGE?? Apply now at www.bayac.org to make an impact on Bay Area youth while also earning money toward your own educational goals!

BAYAC AmeriCorps collaborates with over 40 agencies in schools and community-based…

Details at a Glance

  • Time Commitment
    Full Time Schedule
  • Job Type
    Temporary
  • Start Date
    September 10, 2021
  • Education
    High School Diploma Required
  • Professional Level
    Entry level

Salary

$1,700 monthly stipend (pre-taxes), $10,000 (1,700-hour member) Education Award upon completion of term

Benefits

  • $1,700 monthly living stipend
  • $10,000 (1700-hour member) education award upon completion of term
  • Health care benefits
  • Student loan forbearance for qualifying loans
  • Childcare assistance (if eligible)
  • $1,700 monthly living stipend
  • $10,000 (1700-hour member) education award upon completion of term
  • Health care benefits
  • Student loan forbearance for qualifying loans
  • Childcare…

Level of Language Proficiency

Prefer bilingual in Spanish/English, not required

Prefer bilingual in Spanish/English, not required

Location

On-site
Richmond, CA, USA

How to Apply

To Apply: Go to http://www.bayac.org/ and click "Apply Now!" to submit your application and be scheduled for an interview.

To Apply: Go to http://www.bayac.org/ and click "Apply Now!" to submit your application and be scheduled for an interview.

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