Volunteer Opportunity

Middle School English & Language Arts Teacher

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Red Cloud Indian School | Pine Ridge, SD
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Red Cloud Indian School


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Start Date

July 20, 2019

End Date

May 31, 2020

Time Commitment

Full time (30+ hrs/wk)

Duration

Long-Term (6 months-1 year)


Red Cloud Indian School is seeking applicants for the 2019-2020 Red Cloud Volunteer Program cohort. Red Cloud Volunteers work for and with the Oglala Lakota people for justice in education on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in South Dakota.

Red Cloud Volunteers serve primarily as teachers while also earning a commercial driver's license (CDL) and driving school buses, assist with after-school activities and coaching, and serve Red Cloud in various other capacities. Volunteers share life with fellow volunteers in intentional communities of 6-10, and volunteer life is shaped by the the program pillars of:

  1. Justice in Education
  2. Spirituality
  3. Community
  4. Living Simply

Although previous educational experience is valued, this is not a requirement.

Red Cloud Volunteers receive:

  • Room and board
  • Monthly stipend
  • Health insurance (including vision and dental)
  • Access to a shared vehicle
  • Opportunities for spiritual formation (including retreats and days of reflection)
  • Although our AmeriCorps grant is not guaranteed from year to year, most volunteers also serve concurrently as part-time AmeriCorps volunteers.

Red Cloud Indian School is Lakota Catholic K-12 school district in the Jesuit tradition.

Red Cloud Indian School is seeking applicants for the 2019-2020 Red Cloud Volunteer Program cohort. Red Cloud Volunteers work for and with the Oglala Lakota people for justice in education on the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation in South…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Stipend Provided
  • Training Provided
  • Housing Available
  • Language / Cultural Support Available

How To Apply

To apply, please submit a cover letter to Volunteer Coordinator Ryen Dwyer SJ at volunteer@redcloudschool.org. Please include in a cover letter why you desire to serve as a Red Cloud Volunteer.

To apply, please submit a cover letter to Volunteer Coordinator Ryen Dwyer SJ at volunteer@redcloudschool.org. Please include in a cover letter why you desire to serve as a Red Cloud…

Location

Red Cloud Indian School

100 Mission Drive, Pine Ridge, SD 57770
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