Connecticut NDA members will serve in a variety of positions in inner city schools. All positions are designed to provide academic assistance for grades 1-8. NDA members support after school programs, receive educational training, support teachers in the classroom, assist in support and development of students, and facilitate school operations directly serving students. Each Service Site varies in its service description. Service sites are located in Hartford and Bridgeport this year. A Bachelor's degree is required to serve at all sites in Connecticut.
Covenant Preparatory School:
Covenant Prep. is a tuition free, all boys middle school focused on ‘Inspiring community through excellence in character, academics, and service.’ They strive to graduate young men who are academically and socially prepared for high school, inspired to lead their lives in the pursuit of excellence, model leadership and integrity, and are committed to their communities.
Housing available- limited spots
Covenant School Bridgeport:
Covenant School of Bridgeport (CSB) provides young men, grades 5-8, who reside in underserved communities in Bridgeport, the foundation required to successfully pursue higher education, to develop the strength of their character, and to inspire them to live with integrity as leaders committed to their communities.
Housing support available
NDMVA is looking for hardworking, non-judgmental, and flexible individuals who are comfortable serving in grades K-12. Service Members must be open to differences, and celebrate and encourage their students. In addition to instructing classes, volunteers also tutor, serve as advisors, monitor lunch and recess, accompany students on some weekend field trips, conduct co-curricular activities after school, and serve in summer enrichment programs. Applicants should be committed to a challenging and rewarding service position.
Please visit our website www.ndmva.org for more information about Notre Dame Mission Volunteers.
Childcare assistance if eligible, Education award upon successful completion of service, Health coverage, Housing, Living allowance, Student loan forbearance, Training
Community building and professional development training, one-on-one and team support, housing assistance provided by some sites, National Mid-Year Conference (personal and professional development).
Permits attendance at school during off hours
Subject to criminal background check
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