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Global Kids-DC Senior Trainer

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Global Kids Inc.
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Washington, DC

Global Kids Inc.


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Published 1 day ago

Low-mid 40s depending on experience.

Summary/Purpose of the Position:

Global Kids, Washington, DC (GK-DC) is seeking a dynamic, creative, and driven individual with experience in youth development, global education, and social justice activism, who has a strong interest in working with middle and high school age youth. The Senior Trainer will lead the coordination and implementation of GK-DC’s weekly afterschool programming at various DCPS schools. This is a full-time employment opportunity based in Washington, D.C. 


Responsibilities include:

• Lead program recruitment, consistent participation and retention efforts to ensure program effectiveness and program deliverables;

• Take a lead role in developing relevant content and curriculum on global issues, college and career skills and socio-emotional learning;

• Coordinate, develop and co-facilitate interactive, experiential workshops and activities for GK's global education academic enrichment programs;

• Coach less experienced program staff in program development, facilitation, and workshop design;

• Collaborate with other GK-DC staff and youth to generate new program ideas focusing on global/local issues and meeting the program goals;

• Coordinate and assists with periodic parent/family engagement activities such as a program orientation, academic and college info sessions, family fun night, etc.

• Provide individual academic counseling and support when needed;

• Work with other staff and students to implement the annual event such as conferences, special field trips, and over-night college trips;

• Collect and maintain data for the organizational program quality and contracts, including but not limited to attendance, enrollment forms, student files, attendance, case notes, program materials/handouts

• Write program progress reports to principals, funders, and supervisors as needed;

• Conduct special trainings for youth and/or other educators on occasion;

• Develop and maintain relationships with school and other stakeholders;

• Complete other administrative tasks (e.g. file maintenance, ordering supplies, program expense reports)

Summary/Purpose of the Position:

Global Kids, Washington, DC (GK-DC) is seeking a dynamic, creative, and driven individual with experience in youth development, global education, and social justice activism, who has a strong interest in working…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule

Benefits

Good benefits and possibilities for travel. We are actively seeking candidates of diverse backgrounds.

Good benefits and possibilities for travel. We are actively seeking candidates of diverse backgrounds.

Level of Language Proficiency

Qualifications:

• Strong knowledge of and passion for global issues, political science, history, education and social activism.

• Experience working with high school and middle school youth and/or using interactive learning strategies in culturally

diverse settings.

• Excellent facilitation, classroom management, consensus-building, and positive reinforcement build skills.

• Positive and enthusiastic teamwork and interpersonal skills.

• Exceptional work ethic, initiative, creativity, willingness to learn, and ability to juggle multiple tasks independently.

• Exceptional communication, writing, and organizational.

• Experience in/or strong interest in technology/digital media education preferred.

• International experience, foreign language, and/or performing arts background a plus.

Qualifications:

• Strong knowledge of and passion for global issues, political science, history, education and social activism.

• Experience working with high school and middle…

Location

99 M Street SE, 4th Flr., Washington, DC 20003

How to Apply

Please indicate “GK-DC Senior Trainer” in the subject line of the email. We are unable to accept any phone, mail, or fax inquiries; please refer to the Global Kids web site for further information, www.globalkids.org. 

Please indicate “GK-DC Senior Trainer” in the subject line of the email. We are unable to accept any phone, mail, or fax inquiries; please refer to the Global Kids web site for further…

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