College Connect Youth Mentor


(33.39089,-111.927574)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

3500 S. Rural Rd.Tempe Public Library(southwest corner of Southern and Rural)Tempe, AZ 85282
CCT 2017

About

About College Connect Tempe: College Connect Tempe is designed to increase access to post-secondary opportunities for Tempe's youth. The mission of College Connect Tempe is to inspire and enable students and community members to pursue post-secondary opportunities by providing free access to resources, guidance and support.

Location:

College Connect Tempe Offices

Tempe Library Lower Level

3500 S Rural Rd Tempe AZ 85282

** On school campus positions may also be available.

Primary Position Function:

Provide individual advisement college and career planning sessions and outreach to youth and families, actively supporting the mission and vision of College Connect Tempe.

Major Responsibilities and Duties:

  • Serve youth through College Connect 1:1 advisement sessions and small group workshops in order to provide them the information and support necessary to enter and succeed in postsecondary education and career paths.
  • Encourage youth participation in the Collect Connect Tempe program by providing information to youth and the public; interact with local school staff and College Connect partners; provide program outreach material and other promotional information; interact with schools and community organizations in recruitment of youth.
  • Serve as a point of contact for youth in scheduling attendance for workshops and 1:1 advisement appointments and address questions from youth about College Connect services.
  • Support the planning and implementation of College Connect Saturday workshops in collaboration with College Connect staff and partners.
  • Maintain educational materials in the College Connect Tempe office to ensure youth receive timely and accurate information.
  • Maintain documentation of all youth contacts in the College Connect database and ensure quality assurance of data gathered and entered.

1:1 Mentors must be available during one or more of the following days and times:

Mondays 12-3 or 3 - 7 PM

Tuesdays 12-3 or 3-7 PM

Wednesdays 12-3 or 3 - 7 PM

Thursdays 12-3 or 2-5 PM

Fridays 2-5 PM

Saturdays 10 AM -2 PM or 2-6 PM

Skills

  • Internet Research
  • People Skills
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Youth Services
  • Mentoring
  • Career Counseling / Coaching

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Preferred commitment of 3-5 hrs/wk for one year

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