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Public Ally - Eagle Rock (Colorado)

Actively Recruiting

Openings

13 currently recruiting

Service Dates

August 30, 2019 - August 14, 2020

Application Window

November 1, 2018 - March 1, 2019

Location

  • Estes Park, CO

Contact Information

Christi Kelston
(970) 586-0600
pajobs@eaglerockschool.org

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Description

Allies serve in full-time apprenticeship positions at local nonprofits, where they create, improve and expand services that address issues including youth development, education, public health, economic development, and the environment. In addition, Allies participate in a rigorous leadership development program in which local community leaders and experts lead workshops to build the leadership skills of Allies. Allies also participate in community building activities, contribute to team service projects, and receive individual coaching to support their professional development during their apprenticeship.

Public Allies Eagle Rock is the only residential Public Allies program; our Allies come from across the country and live and work at their placement for a full year. Public Allies Eagle Rock is a program of Eagle Rock School and Professional Development Center, and a proud member of the AmeriCorps national service network.

The Public Allies Eagle Rock Fellowship provides thirteen individuals with an advanced year-long service and leadership development experience at the nationally recognized Eagle Rock School and Professional Development Center, located in Estes Park, Colorado. A full-scholarship residential high school, Eagle Rock serves students between the age of 15 and 21, from diverse backgrounds and neighborhoods around the country, who have not found success in conventional school settings. The Public Allies Fellowship at Eagle Rock is a residential, community-based opportunity for individuals who are passionate about alternative teaching and learning strategies, youth development and empowerment, educational equity, social justice, and re-engaging high-school students in their education.

View the Public Allies Eagle Rock Fellows site for much more additional information: https://sites.google.com/a/eaglerockschool.org/eagle-rock-public-allies-fellows/

Applications are available November 1, application submission deadline is March 1. Candidate interviews are March through May (final decisions by June). The program begins in September and goes through to August of the next year.

AVAILABLE POSITIONS

Classroom Instructional:
Human Performance Fellow
Literature and Literacy Fellow
Math Fellow
Music Fellow
Science Fellow
Societies and Cultures Fellow
Visual Arts Fellow
World Languages Fellow

Student Services:
Health, Wellness and Counseling Fellow
Outdoor Education Fellow
Residential Life Fellow

Professional Development Center:
Professional Development Fellow

Learn more about us:
Public Allies Eagle Rock website: www.publicallies.org/eaglerock
Eagle Rock’s website: www.eaglerockschool.org
Public Allies Eagle Rock Fellows Site: https://sites.google.com/a/eaglerockschool.org/eagle-rock-public-allies-fellows/
Eagle Rock blog: http://blog.eaglerockschool.org/
Watch our video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NI0-wjFTaFY

Allies serve in full-time apprenticeship positions at local nonprofits, where they create, improve and expand services that address issues including youth development, education, public health, economic development, and the environment. In addition, Allies participate in a rigorous leadership development program in which local community leaders and experts lead workshops to build the leadership skills of Allies. Allies also participate in community building activities, contribute to team service projects, and receive individual coaching to support their professional development during their apprenticeship.

Public Allies Eagle Rock is the only residential Public Allies program; our Allies come from across the country and live and work at their placement for a full year. Public Allies Eagle Rock is a program of Eagle Rock School and Professional Development Center, and a proud member of the AmeriCorps national service network.

The Public Allies Eagle Rock Fellowship provides thirteen individuals with an advanced year-long service and leadership development experience at the nationally recognized Eagle Rock School and Professional Development Center, located in Estes Park, Colorado. A full-scholarship residential high school, Eagle Rock serves students between the age of 15 and 21, from diverse backgrounds and neighborhoods around the country, who have not found success in conventional school settings. The Public Allies Fellowship at Eagle Rock is a residential, community-based opportunity for individuals who are passionate about alternative teaching and learning strategies, youth development and empowerment, educational equity, social justice, and re-engaging high-school students in their education.

View the Public Allies Eagle Rock Fellows site for much more additional information: https://sites.google.com/a/eaglerockschool.org/eagle-rock-public-allies-fellows/

Applications are available November 1, application submission deadline is March 1. Candidate interviews are March through May (final decisions by June). The program begins in September and goes through to August of the next year.

AVAILABLE POSITIONS

Classroom Instructional:
Human Performance Fellow
Literature and Literacy Fellow
Math Fellow
Music Fellow
Science Fellow
Societies and Cultures Fellow
Visual Arts Fellow
World Languages Fellow

Student Services:
Health, Wellness and Counseling Fellow
Outdoor Education Fellow
Residential Life Fellow

Professional Development Center:
Professional Development Fellow

Learn more about us:
Public Allies Eagle Rock website: www.publicallies.org/eaglerock
Eagle Rock’s website: www.eaglerockschool.org
Public Allies Eagle Rock Fellows Site: https://sites.google.com/a/eaglerockschool.org/eagle-rock-public-allies-fellows/
Eagle Rock blog: http://blog.eaglerockschool.org/
Watch our video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NI0-wjFTaFY
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Living Allowance

$1044 - $2089 monthly

Benefits

Education award upon successful completion of service, Health coverage, Housing, Living allowance, Stipend, Student loan forbearance, Training

Additional Benefits

We’re looking for candidates with a college degree or equivalent life experience, a passion for reengaging high-schoolers in their education, and the enthusiasm to devote endless time and energy as positive role models and mentors for our students. We also look for candidates who have spent time understanding their identities and how these shape their interactions with others, who can demonstrate knowledge and awareness of current social justice issues, and who have taken action towards creating more just and equitable communities. Applicants with experience, knowledge of and skills in the specific content area for which they are applying will stand out, though that may look very different from one person to the next; we value passion and interest along with experience. Eagle Rock is a tuition-free residential high school that serves a very diverse community of young people from across the country. As such, applicants should be culturally competent working with youth from all communities, regardless of race, affiliation, gender, age, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity or ability. As the fellowship is an AmeriCorps national program, applicants must be US citizens, nationals or permanent residents.

Education Benefits

College Degree, Credential or Certification

Education Requirements

High School Graduate

Desired Certifications or Qualifications

Previous experience working with high school aged youth is a plus. Desire to continue career in education or youth development; commitment to education reform and efforts to re-engage high school youth. Strong focus on social justice and educational equity.

Desired Languages

English

Other Conditions

Subject to criminal background check

Service Details

Focus Areas

Arts & Culture, Community & Nonprofit Development, Economic Security, Education & Youth, Environment, Health & Nutrition

Weekly Hours

40

Service Type

Indirect "capacity building" for a direct service program

Service Environment

Indoor

Placement

Individual and Team Placements

Service Setting

Arts Organization, Charter School, Child Welfare Agency, Community-based Nonprofit, Community Development Organization, Disability Services Organization, Early Childhood Program, Elementary School, Health Clinic/Other Health Organization, Higher Education Institution, High School, Homeless Shelter, Soup Kitchen, or Food Bank, Hospital, Law Enforcement Agency, Library, Local Educational Agency, Middle School, Museum or Nature Center, Organization primarily serving older adults, Park, Private School, Recreation or Youth Center, Religious Organization, School-based Nonprofit, School District, State Agency other than State Service Commission, Volunteer Placement Organization

Activity Types

Hands On Activities, Office Activities

Contact Information

Christi Kelston
(970) 586-0600
pajobs@eaglerockschool.org

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