Youth Education Coordinator (Tutor)

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Los Angeles LGBT Center - Volunteer Resources

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PROGRAM SUMMARY:

The Youth Center on Highland provides services to homeless lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and/or questioning transitional aged youth 14-24 years old through programs and services such as; showers, housing, education, employment, development, health and various others.

JOB SUMMARY:

This position supports the Education Program in providing education services to homeless and at-risk youth to assist them in developing educational plans and attaining and maintaining enrollment.

ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS & RESPONSIBILITIES:

1) One to one work with GED tutoring
2) Facilitate education weekly groups to members;
3) Help coordinate education workshops and events/activities.
4) Assistance with administrative tasks

JOB QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:

1) Professional educational experience (teaching, tutoring, etc.) preferably with high-risk populations
2) Responsible, patient, respectful, flexible and dependable;
3) Demonstrated ability to work effectively with people of diverse races, ethnicities, ages, sexual orientation and genders in a multicultural setting;
4) Bilingual in English and Spanish highly desired
5) Knowledgeable and sensitive to the issues affecting gay, lesbian, bisexual, transgender and questioning youth, particularly those who are homeless, at-risk and may have substance abuse and mental health issues;
6) Ability to engage youth and facilitate workshops
7) Excellent computer skills including word processing, database operations, spreadsheets, and other software systems
8) A strong passion in learning to effectively develop youth who are homeless, at-risk and may have substance abuse and mental health issues;
9) Stable and dependable transportation to Hollywood.

TRAINING:

1) Must attend a full day training to be scheduled upon start date.

EDUCATION, AND/OR LICENSURE:

Experience as a tutor/teacher to at-risk populations
Must be 26 years of age or older


E-mail cover letter and resume as an attachment to caraullo@lalgbtcenter.org

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Children & Youth Education & Literacy LGBT

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

1220 N Highland Ave.Los Angeles, CA 90038

(34.09321,-118.33825)
 

SKILLS

  • Mathematics
  • People Skills
  • Library Sciences
  • Youth Services
  • Tutoring

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 26
  • Orientation or Training
  • Opportunities available Monday to Friday 10am-1pm

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