Become an ASPIRE Volunteer Mentor for Middle and High School Students of Logos Public Charter School


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Cause Areas

When

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

Where

724 S. Central AvenueSuite 115Medford, OR 97501

About

Mentor a student.

Create a job shadow opportunity.

Donate materials and supplies.

Make an impact!

The ASPIRE program at Logos Public Charter School provides one-to-one mentoring to help students continue their education beyond high school. Adult volunteers meet with assigned students to assist them with a variety of activities such as academic preparation, scholarship search and application, career exploration, college choice, and college application.

Time Commitment: 1-4 hours per week or every other week for the school year.

Qualifications:

  • Desire/ability to work with middle school and high schoole aged students
  • Sensitivity to challenges faced by students
  • Interest in being trained in the college financial aid process
  • Dependability and a strong sense of commitment
  • Ability to maintain patient, non-judgmental attitude

Training:

  • Information on careers, schools, college applications/admissions, and financial aid/scholarships
  • Mentoring and communication techniques; confidentiality requirements

Benefits:

  • Satisfaction of creating opportunities for more Oregonians to attend college and trade schools
  • Tort liability insurance coverage

Skills

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

Good Match For

Kids Teens

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1-4 hours per week or every other week
  • Attend volunteer meetings and trainings, follow guidelines, participate in year-end evaluation.
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