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BAYAC AmeriCorps Assistant College and Career Program Coordinator

California Volunteers AmeriCorps Programs - Central Coastal Region


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Published 25 days ago

October 14, 2020
$1,700 monthly stipend (pre-taxes), $4,441.50-$6,195 Education Award upon completion of term

Would you like to inspire the inner-city youth of San Francisco to make lifelong positive choices? We at BAYAC AmeriCorps are looking for passionate individuals to join the team at Seven Tepees Youth Program as an Assistant College and Career Program Coordinator. Seven Tepees Youth Program is a nonprofit, community based organization that provides comprehensive services to inner-city youth, ages 11-17. Through the programs they offer their youth, they hope to supplement their lives with the building blocks that will help them create positive successful futures for themselves, including social competency skills, academic skills, healthy self-esteem, role modeling, and exposure to new options and possibilities. Their mission is to work with urban youth entrusted to their care to foster the skills they need to make lifelong positive choices, and to create their own opportunities for success. 

What is BAYAC AmeriCorps?

BAYAC AmeriCorps collaborates with over 20 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.

Position duties may include:

  • Assist the College and Career Program Manager to implement their College and Career support on site at their partner high school, June Jordan high school.
  • Help facilitate high school college and career advising curriculum to high school students
  • Facilitate after school college and career advising workshops for students and parents
  • 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 a full term of service for a total of 1,200-1,700 hours
  • 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. Apply ASAP as we are currently filling positions for our current 2020-2021 cohort.

Would you like to inspire the inner-city youth of San Francisco to make lifelong positive choices? We at BAYAC AmeriCorps are looking for passionate individuals to join the team at Seven Tepees Youth Program as an Assistant College and…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • Temporary
  • High School Diploma Required
  • Entry level

Benefits

  • $1,700 monthly living stipend
  • $4,441.50 - $6,195 education award upon completion of term
  • Health care benefits
  • Student loan forbearance for qualifying loans
  • Childcare assistance (if eligible)
  • $1,700 monthly living stipend
  • $4,441.50 - $6,195 education award upon completion of term
  • Health care benefits
  • Student loan forbearance for qualifying loans
  • Childcare assistance (if…

Level of Language Proficiency

Prefer bilingual in Spanish/English, not required

Prefer bilingual in Spanish/English, not required

Location

San Francisco, CA

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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