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AmeriCorps Firewall Mentor

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Openings

65 currently recruiting

Service Dates

August 5, 2019 - June 1, 2020

Application Window

March 5, 2019 - October 31, 2019

Locations

  • Davie, FL
  • Fort Lauderdale, FL
  • Lauderhill, FL
  • Plantation, FL
  • Pompano Beach, FL
  • Sunrise, FL

Contact Information

Taylor Grippo
(954) 530-1871
employment@firewallcenters.org

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Description

Each August, Firewall Centers will begin the school year with its AmeriCorps members. Members commit to serve the organization from August to June.

AmeriCorps members receive a bi-weekly living stipend, professional and leadership development, and a college scholarship at the end of their service year.

Position Mission: The Mentor is an essential member of Firewall’s leadership team. Mentors build a close relationship with a group of students, model positive behaviors, and tutor and help with homework.

Summary of Key Responsibilities:
Develop an excellent relationship with the students while promoting positive Attendance, Behavior, and Course Performance.
Maintain appropriate order and discipline at the Center.
Daily assist students with their individual academic needs.
Maintain accurate records related to each student within Firewall’s database.
Implement strategies to help students improve on the benchmark assessment.
Assist students with homework completion.
Tutor students based on lessons provided by Firewall.
Assist in the daily set-up and breakdown of the program.
Time:
Members will serve weekday afternoons at their assigned school.
On a typical day, members will arrive at their assigned school between 1:30 and 3:45 p.m. depending on their school's dismissal time, which can range from 2 p.m. to 4:25 p.m.

Additional Responsibilities:
Members will serve additional hours recruiting students to attend the program, helping to orient new students, planning parent education workshops, recruiting and training high school students to serve as interns for middle school program sites, and creating additional interventions for the neediest students.

Each August, Firewall Centers will begin the school year with its AmeriCorps members. Members commit to serve the organization from August to June.

AmeriCorps members receive a bi-weekly living stipend, professional and leadership development, and a college scholarship at the end of their service year.

Position Mission: The Mentor is an essential member of Firewall’s leadership team. Mentors build a close relationship with a group of students, model positive behaviors, and tutor and help with homework.

Summary of Key Responsibilities:
Develop an excellent relationship with the students while promoting positive Attendance, Behavior, and Course Performance.
Maintain appropriate order and discipline at the Center.
Daily assist students with their individual academic needs.
Maintain accurate records related to each student within Firewall’s database.
Implement strategies to help students improve on the benchmark assessment.
Assist students with homework completion.
Tutor students based on lessons provided by Firewall.
Assist in the daily set-up and breakdown of the program.
Time:
Members will serve weekday afternoons at their assigned school.
On a typical day, members will arrive at their assigned school between 1:30 and 3:45 p.m. depending on their school's dismissal time, which can range from 2 p.m. to 4:25 p.m.

Additional Responsibilities:
Members will serve additional hours recruiting students to attend the program, helping to orient new students, planning parent education workshops, recruiting and training high school students to serve as interns for middle school program sites, and creating additional interventions for the neediest students.
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Living Allowance

$450 - $1090 monthly

Benefits

College Credit, Education award upon successful completion of service, Stipend, Student loan forbearance, Training

Additional Benefits

AmeriCorps members receive a bi-weekly living stipend, professional and leadership development, and a college scholarship at the end of their service year.

Education Benefits

College Degree, GED/High School Diploma

Education Requirements

High School Graduate

Desired Languages

English, Creole, French, Portuguese, Spanish

Other Conditions

Car recommended
Uniforms provided and required
Subject to criminal background check

Service Details

Focus Areas

Education & Youth

Weekly Hours

15

Location Type

Suburban, Urban

Service Type

Direct Service

Service Environment

Indoor

Placement

Team Placement

Service Setting

Community-based Nonprofit, Elementary School, High School, Middle School, School-based Nonprofit

Activity Types

Hands On Activities

Contact Information

Taylor Grippo
(954) 530-1871
employment@firewallcenters.org

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