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Cause Areas

When

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

Where

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.


About

Seeking both host families and Student Exchange Area Representatives to host and place international high school students coming from 45 different countries into public schools and families across the United States.

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 will welcome these students for 5, 10 or 12 months and treat the new stduent as another family member. Open your home and heart, you will make a difference not only in the life of the student, but also in your own home and family. You will go through an application process and a home visit. Your ongoing contact and support will by through an Area Representative. Please visit our website to learn more at: http://www.iseusa.org/become-a-host-family.php.

Skills

  • People Skills
  • Youth Services
  • Networking
  • Marketing & Communications (Mar/Com)
  • Community Outreach
  • Relationship Building

Good Match For

Kids Teens People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 25
  • Orientation or Training
  • varies depending on your desire for placements
  • community outreach, persistence, follow-up and dedication to the cause
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