(40.070362,-122.180786)
 

Cause Areas

When

Wed Mar 21, 2018 01:00 PM - Wed May 09, 2018 02:15 PM

Where

Gerber School23014 Chard AvenueGerber, CA 96035

About

Girls Inc. of the Northern Sacramento Valley is seeking mentors to facilitate our research-based educational programs for girls in Shasta and Tehama Counties. Girls Inc. welcomes girls from all backgrounds into age appropriate programs and activities; extends and enriches educational opportunities; instills a sense of purpose, meaning, and future; creates a safe and respectful environment; builds a welcoming atmosphere of diversity; and supports a happy, safe, and successful girlhood in our community.

Candidates should be passionate about our youth, able to see their value and potential, and prepared to lead them towards successful, independent, and fulfilling lives. Preferred candidates will show interest in delivering education and empowerment programs and strategies for girls in the Northern Sacramento Valley region.

Principal Responsibilities:

  • Follow established curriculum to conduct educational and social support programs for small groups of girls in school or youth center settings
  • Lead programs consisting of 8 to 12 weekly, hour-long sessions with school-aged girls
  • Keep Program Coordinator informed of any issues, concerns, needs, trends, and unusual activities
  • Maintain accurate class records and conduct program surveys
  • Participate in staff meetings as requested

Qualifications:

  • Commitment to the Girls Inc. mission
  • College degree completion or demonstrated progress toward completion
  • Successful work experience demonstrating reliability, punctuality, and good interpersonal skills
  • Must have reliable transportation to get to program site
  • Basic computer/internet skills and ability to use email for correspondence
  • Ability to pass background check and drug test

Compensation: Expense reimbursement and optional per-program stipend are available.

Skills

  • Mentoring
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Organization
  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • After 2 hrs orientation, approx 2 hrs/week.
  • Must have reliable transportation to get to program site

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