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College Advocate Mentor 2020/2021 SY

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Portland Public Schools


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Published 19 days ago

$13 - $15Hourly Rate

Portland Public Schools is seeking employees to work as GEAR UP College Advocate Mentors (CAMs) for the 2020-2021 school year in the Madison, Jefferson, and Roosevelt clusters, serving 8th graders in middle schools and/or 9th and 12th graders at the high schools. 

How to Apply: Visit http://www.pps.net/jobs and Use Job #21397

Hours: This part-time position will begin Monday, August 24th, 2020. During the school year, CAMs must be able to work 10-15 hours a week during school hours (8:15 am-3:15 pm Monday-Friday). Some evening and weekend hours may be required.

Salary:

  • Mentor I - $13.25 per hour (less than 2 years of college)
  • Mentor II - $15.50 per hour (verified 2 years of college - official transcripts required)

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Must be currently enrolled or be enrolled within 90 days of the hire date in a college, trades, internship, or apprenticeship program.
  • Must be at least 18 years old.
  • Must be comfortable speaking in front of a group and sharing personal experiences as a student.
  • Experience and/or ability to work with and appreciate individuals from diverse backgrounds.
  • Ability to establish and maintain positive working relationships with staff, students, parents, and other members of the school community.
  • Must be able to plan, prepare, design, and lead mini-lessons, workshops, and panels in subjects related, but not limited to socio-emotional skills, non-cognitive skills, financial aid and scholarship access, the college application process, and college and career decision making.
  • Must be familiar with or willing to learn to use the following G Suite applications: Gmail, Google docs (including spreadsheets, slides, forms), Google Meet, Google Classroom

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Familiarity with the schools and communities GEAR UP serves.
  • Experience working with middle and/or high school youth.
  • Completion of leadership development course or demonstrated experience in a leadership role.
  • One year, or more, experience as GEAR UP College Advocate Mentor.
  • Preference will be given to those who are Work-Study eligible.
  • Preference will be given to DACA students.
  • Preference will be given to bilingual applicants.



Portland Public Schools is seeking employees to work as GEAR UP College Advocate Mentors (CAMs) for the 2020-2021 school year in the Madison, Jefferson, and Roosevelt clusters, serving 8th graders in middle schools and/or 9th and 12th graders…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Part Time Schedule
  • Temporary

Location

Portland, OR

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