At Explore! Community School we always begin with our mission: to foster the independence, critical thinking, and creativity of a diverse community of learners so they are fully prepared to become confident, conscientious leaders who change the world.
In accordance with the Explore! Community School mission and values, the AmeriCorps Education Assistant will model our core values by monitoring students and supporting systems implementation during non-instructional times of the day (such as lunch/recess/arrival/dismissal). S/he will also provide administrative support to staff and families.
We are excited to offer the opportunity to serve as an AmeriCorps member in our cutting edge, project-based learning community. The Education Assistant has four primary responsibilities:
1. Provide proactive and responsive support for students during academic time(70%).
2. Collaborate to plan and execute opportunities to support experiential learning for students in the library, garden, or social and emotional setting (15%).
3. Joyful, responsive engagement with students, families, and community members through the support of community events (5%).
4. Provide operational and logistical support to the Explore! Community School staff (10%).
Childcare assistance if eligible, Education award upon successful completion of service, Health coverage, Housing, Living allowance, Student loan forbearance, Training
Health insurance reimbursed up to $160/month. Cell phone bill reimbursed up to $25/month.
We emphasize professional development and training opportunities for our service year members.
We offer reduced housing rates in Nashville for service year members.
Permits attendance at school during off hours
Subject to criminal background check
18 - 65