Join our community of intercultural advisors – a dynamic team dedicated to empowering people to become globally engaged citizens and delivering meaningful intercultural experiences that provide the knowledge and skills needed to help create a more just and peaceful world. Our workplace is in the heart of the Financial District with breathtaking views of the Brooklyn Bridge and Pier at the Hudson River.
The School Partnership Coordinator is broadly responsible for establishing and maintaining informational data reflective of US schools, school districts and / or county policies regarding placement requirements for J1 exchange students. This includes proactive and consistent communication with schools about AFS Programs throughout the year.
Each School Partnership Coordinator is responsible for working with Regional Field Staff and local AFS volunteers to ensure 100% of hosted participants have a signed Placement Acceptance Form (PAF) before arriving to the US or before a participant move is completed and that all school-related aspects of a student placement are compliant with AFS, CSIET (Council on Standards for International Educational Travel), and US Department of State standards, guidelines, and regulations.
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Join our community of intercultural advisors – a dynamic team dedicated to empowering people to become globally engaged citizens and delivering meaningful intercultural experiences that provide the knowledge and skills needed to…