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College Success Mentor

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DREAM (formerly Harlem RBI)


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Published 1 month ago

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DREAM, an award-winning youth development program, is seeking dedicated volunteers to serve as College Success Mentors for our Alumni Program, known as the Legends Program. Designed to assist first-year students in their transition to college, volunteer College Success Mentors will provide support and resources intended to increase academic success, build character, and improve student engagement with their university. 

  

What You’ll Do

  • Deliver support and guidance as students work to form communities, get involved on campus, and access campus resources.
  • Communicate student’s progress with DREAM staff.
  • Serve as a role model and build positive relationships with mentee.

  

What We’re Looking For

  • Strong understanding of the challenges low-income students face as they transition to college life;
  • Possess enthusiasm, empathy, and patience;
  • Ability to make a year-long commitment;
  • Previous experience working with young adults;
  • Bachelor’s Degree. 2 plus years in your respective careers
  • 21 years +

  

Benefits

  • Gain invaluable experience and opportunities for professional development at an award winning youth development program;
  • Join an incredible community of passionate staff and volunteers.

  

Hours 

Hours will vary. Volunteer mentors commit to communicating with their mentee once a week, meeting in virtually once a month, and participating in a program at DREAM once a semester. 

  

Commitment 

One year. 

  

DREAM provides equal opportunity for all volunteers. 

DREAM, an award-winning youth development program, is seeking dedicated volunteers to serve as College Success Mentors for our Alumni Program, known as the Legends Program. Designed to assist first-year students in their transition to…

Details at a glance

  • Remote Possible
  • Training Provided
  • International Volunteers Welcome
  • Virtual Opportunity

Location

DREAM

1991 2nd Avenue, New York, NY 10029

How to Apply

https://jobs.lever.co/wearedream/f449f471-5e15-4963-ae7e-c8f5cf3e3719

https://jobs.lever.co/wearedream/f449f471-5e15-4963-ae7e-c8f5cf3e3719

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