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Employment Coach for Immigrant and Underserved Populations

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Edu-Futuro (formerly Escuela Bolivia)

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Utilize the opportunity to make a difference in the lives of adult learners, their families, and impact on future generations.

Employment Coaches/Mentor are experienced professionals who are well-versed and informed on important resources which may be utilized to procure employment such as job fairs, online networking sites and other professional development opportunities. Mentors will work with beneficiaries who are motivated and ready to seek employment, seek better employment or get a raise in their current job . This position is also an opportunity for professional development and lifelong learning.


Coaches should have excellent communication skills as a prerequisite for this position. The duration of this commitment is flexible but it is recommended to complete at least 8 weeks of one on one meetings, or until the beneficiary finds employment (roughly two hours per week).

If you are interested in becoming an Employment Coach with Edu-Futuro, please submit an application at https://edu-futuro.salsalabs.org/volunteers/index.html and email your resume to Milena Jeffers at volunteer@edu-futuro.org

For more information, visit www.Edu-Futuro.org

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About Edu-Futuro (formerly Escuela Bolivia)

Location:

2110 Washington Blvd, Arlington, VA 22204, US

Mission Statement

The mission of Edu-Futuro is to empower immigrant and underserved youth and families through mentorship, education, leadership development and parent engagement to keep students on the college track.

Description

Educacion Para Nuestro Futuro (Edu-Futuro) is a non-profit organization founded in 1998 by Bolivian parents and educators to address the educational needs of the growing Latino population. We offer programs that empower immigrant families through education. We offer: Spanish and English classes to children and adults in our Spanish Program and Spanish Camp, the Emerging Leaders Program (ELP) which is a youth leadership and college preparation program, 9-12 Grades; STEM/Robotics, upper elementary, middle school, and high school (4-12); Tutoring Program (4-12); SAT and ACT summer prep program; Reading Program; as well as parent and family programs. And we welcome volunteers in all our programs!

Education & Literacy
Employment
Immigrants & Refugees

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.

SKILLS

  • Professional Development
  • Adult Education
  • Career Counseling / Coaching
  • People Skills
  • Relationship Building

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • 2 hours per week, meeting in person or virtually for 1.5 hours per week and 30 minutes prep time. The duration of this commitment is flexible but it is recommended at least 8 weeks of one on one meetings, or until the beneficiary finds employment.
  • Excellent communication skills, particularly listening and presenting, strong grasp of English grammar. Employment Coaches should be experienced professionals who are well-versed and informed on important resources.

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