Wildfires are devastating communities across California, causing more than 300,000 people to evacuate their homes and threatening many more. The Camp Fire in Northern California -- one of three blazing across the state -- is the most destructive in state history. We want to ensure that, if you are in an affected community, you find access to shelter. And if you are looking to help with disaster relief efforts, you know the most effective ways to contribute.
ISE Area Representatives use their networking skills and community knowledge to make a positive impact in the lives of exchange students from all over the world. They also enhance the lives of the people in their communities by introducing them to new cultures, languages, and ideas. The Area Representative develops and maintains relationships with local high schools and families in the community in order to promote the program and recruit host families. He or she will maintain contact with families and students throughout the year to provide support and assistance.
This position is flexible and can range from a few hours per week to a new lifestyle - you decide! Area Representatives are compensated per student placement, and receive additional payment for supervising students throughout the program. ISE also offers international travel opportunities, generous bonus incentives, and free training.
The ideal candidate is a motivated self-starter who has strong ties to his/her community, experience working with teens, and a valid driver's license. He or she must be able to work a flexible schedule and must be able to pass a background check.
Go to: https://ise.hyrell.com/ui/views/applicant/virtualsteppositiondetails.aspx?templateid=64633&tzi=Eastern%20Standard%20Time Host families:
Hosting a foreign exchange student means opening your home and your heart to a teen from another country while they attend your local public high school.
ISE has many different hosting programs available. Opportunities are available for periods of 5 months, 10 months or a full 12 month program, with the most common being the 10 month academic year program. Hosting impacts you and your community--your family, your schools and your town.
Go to: http://www.iseusa.org/become-a-host-family.php