As our College Admissions Consultant, you will be able to work closely with high school students in establishing a detailed strategy and planning to apply for colleges. You will work with the Executive Team and our Director of Education to determine how to optimize AAMPLIFY’s resources for AAMPLIFY students when they prepare for personal statements, applications, and interviews.
If you are passionate about assisting low-income students by making higher education accessible -- we’re looking for you! This is a unique opportunity to make an impact on the AAPI community, join an emerging nonprofit with a bold mission, and to boost your resume by building relevant skills in counseling, college admissions and non-profit work.
What you’ll do:
Meet with students (virtually) to guide them through the brainstorming, writing and finalizing of college personal statements and applications.
Research colleges and provide recommendations for AAMPLIFY students.
Contribute to the research efforts of AAMPLIFY and increase the wealth of institutional knowledge available to AAMPLIFY.
Support a broader community effort to raise the visibility of the AAPI community.
Who we’re looking for:
College student or young professional
Lover of storytelling, higher education, and helping students smash ceilings and barriers
Background in education, writing, or counseling is preferred
Strong writing and problem-solving skills
Interpersonal and teamwork skills
Passion for empowering underserved AAPI youth to become social justice leaders
- People Skills
- Reading Comprehension
- Verbal / Written Communication
- Reading / Writing
Good Match For
Requirements & Commitment
- Must be at least 18
- Orientation or Training
- 10-15 hours per month