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Warrior at Work Series - Job Readiness Instructor needed.

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Sumner Teen Center

  • A group opportunity. Invite your friends.
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WARRIOR SERIES - WAR ARMOR Suiting up for the battle that is adulting.
Commitment is for 2 hours art instruction with 5-10 students age 13-18.
Class would be on a Friday from 6-8p between Aug-Dec. Schedule of topics available upon request.
Volunteers can choose to lead a predetermined project where we will provide supplies and project details or can submit a curriculum for approval prior to class date. We need experts, but we really need helpers to show the next generation they are valued. We will even consider online instruction.
We do have spots for paid instruction. Paid experts must provide a successful interactive curriculum. Please provide a resume and references to attest to skill. For pay amount, please submit inquiry. Supplies will be provided. Projects need to teach students job readiness, goal setting, and work ethic skills through hands on activities and 'real life' projects.
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We lead the next generation of warriors, and the battle they face is the battle of the mind!


Growing trends in teen homelessness, unemployment, mental health struggles and even suicide have prompted us to study the root of the problem. Most of the time, it is a sense of hopelessness. Too many teens do not see their full potential. They are bullied and even programmed by society to think that they have no worth. These are future doctors, lawyers, caregivers, service, factory and skilled workers, and they are very valuable! There is no discrimination to hopelessness. When it gets really bad, they do not have the brain development to see the possibility of hope.

What is hope? To us, it is a sense of self, safety and community. This is where our warrior is found! In 2020 we are helping teens to find their inner warrior. WAR PAINT Whether for battle or celebration, the painted face of the warrior is unique to the individual. STC uses art as a means of self-expression, healing and fun. ARMOR The warrior's armor is designed for battle. It protects the warrior's weakest parts. The armor we build is that of confidence, skills and wit. TRIBE A warrior does not go into battle alone. He is supported by his tribe. They find a tribe here at STC. We are artists, gamers, actors, athletes and activists.
Be a part of the movement to change the way we teach the next generation...the generation that will take care of us one of these days!

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About Sumner Teen Center

Location:

976 Grassland Place, Gallatin, TN 37066, US

Mission Statement

The Sumner Teen Center is an innovative nonprofit agency providing a FREE, safe, nurturing community for high school teenagers in Sumner County, Tennessee. Our Center’s goal is to support parents and join with schools, businesses and professionals in community to encourage the transition of our teenagers into successful adults.

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We lead the next generation of warriors, and the battle they face is the battle of the mind!
Growing trends in teen homelessness, unemployment, mental health struggles and even suicide have prompted us to study the root of the problem. Most of the time, it is a sense of hopelessness. Too many teens do not see their full potential. They are bullied and even programmed by society to think that they have no worth. When it gets really bad, they do not have the brain development to see the possibility of hope.

We've learned that hope is a sense of self, safety and community. This is where our warrior is found! In 2020 we are helping teens to find their inner warrior. WAR PAINT Whether for battle or celebration, the painted face of the warrior is unique to the individual. STC uses art as a means of self-expression, healing and fun. ARMOR The warrior's armor is designed for battle. It protects the warrior's weakest parts. The armor we build is that of confidence, skills and wit. TRIBE A warrior does not go into battle alone. He is supported by his tribe. They find a tribe here at STC. We are artists, gamers, actors, athletes and activists.
Be a part of the movement to change the way we teach the next generation...the generation that will take care of us one of these days!

Arts & Culture
Children & Youth
Community

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

976 Grassland PlaceSumner Teen CenterGallatin, TN 37066

(36.36124,-86.49258)
 

SKILLS

  • Youth Services
  • Strategic Planning
  • Product Development
  • Professional Development
  • Multi-Tasking
  • Relationship Building

GOOD FOR

  • Group

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Up to 15 hours / quarter.

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