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Young Adult Refugee Mentor (Career focus- web development)

Posted by
RefugeeOne
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Chicago, IL
New
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Published 18 days ago

Be a friend and role model for a young adult refugee (15-24), helping them work toward education and career goals! We are currently seeking a mentor with experience in web development (JavaScript) to mentor a young adult refugee on their pathway to a career in web design.

Time commitment: Meet with mentee 4 hours per month (1 hour weekly or 2 hours biweekly) for at least one year. Flexible evening or weekend meetings.

Location: Remote meetings via zoom and occasional in-person meetings on Chicago northside once COVID19 restrictions are lifted.

Experience: Knowledge of the field of coding and web development; able to offer support with classes in JavaScript; excellent interpersonal skills and respect for individuals from a variety of ethnicities, cultures, and backgrounds.

Requirements: Attend an online orientation to RefugeeOne; complete a background check ($10); complete a phone interview.

Interested? Please email Youth Mentor Coordinator Jamie at jcorliss [at] refugeeone [dot] org

Be a friend and role model for a young adult refugee (15-24), helping them work toward education and career goals! We are currently seeking a mentor with experience in web development (JavaScript) to mentor a young adult refugee on their pathway…

Details at a Glance

  • Schedule
    Weekends
  • Time Commitment
    A few hours per week
  • Recurrence
    Recurring

Location

Temporarily Remote
Work must be performed in or near Chicago, IL
Associated Location

5705 N Lincoln Ave.

Chicago, IL, USA

How to Apply

Please complete this volunteer application and email the Youth Mentor Coordinator at jcorliss@refugeeone.org.

An online orientation and background check will be required.

Please complete this volunteer application and email the Youth Mentor Coordinator at jcorliss@refugeeone.org.

An online orientation and background check will be required.

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