CORA Services is a Good Shepherd organization located in northeast Philadelphia. CORA’s mission is to assist youth, children, and families experiencing emotional, academic, and social challenges which impede their development and productivity. CORA provides this assistance throughout the greater Philadelphia area, serving over 18,000 children a year.
Position 1: MEDIATION SERVICES
Observe mediations and restorative justice processes, receive training in conflict resolution models, acquire trauma-informed facilitation skills for serving youth, and gain first-hand insight into the inner workings of a non-profit. Individuals will be asked to assist with client intake, case management, data collection, and other administrative duties. Through these tasks, and by accompanying Good Shepherd Mediation Program staff to meetings, individuals will acquire a comprehensive understanding of the variety of work, expertise, and projects encompassed in the mediation field.
Position 2: SOCIAL EMOTIONAL COACH
Work collaboratively with supervisors and Site Coordinators to provide Social Emotional Learning (SEL) instructional programing . Using proven curriculum models, the Social Emotional Coach will deliver SEL and Drug and Alcohol Prevention programing to students in CORA’s after school programs.
Health coverage, Housing, Living allowance, Relocation allowance (if applicable), Stipend, Student loan forbearance, Training
Good Shepherd Volunteers offers ongoing support and formation opportunities throughout the time of service. While GSV does offer a broad range of support, it is up to each volunteer to take the initiative to utilize these supports as fully as they wish. GSV provides each volunteer with housing, health insurance, a monthly living stipend, relocation reimbursement upon completion, retreats, workshops, site supervision, community support people, staff support, and spiritual direction (optional).
Prohibits paid work outside of the sponsoring agency at any time
Subject to criminal background check
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