Student Support Coordinator
Please Only Apply for this position if you are located in the above area.
ETC Local Coordinators (LC's) work closely with exchange students, host families, and local high schools. LC's are actively involved in the recruitment of volunteer host families for our international high school students for either a semester or a school year through at J1 Visa.
LC's keep in regular monthly contact with host families, students and schools, complete monthly contact forms, mediate conflicts between host family and student and help to find a resolution, assist both the student and host family with the adjustment process and monitor the students’ progress in school, and provide assistance as necessary.
This is an independent contractor position which enables you to work at home and within your own schedule. The Local Coordinator position is family-friendly, flexible, and even complements a busy schedule. LC's work approximately 10-20 hours per month depending on how many families they recruit and students they oversee.
**This position provides supplemental income ONLY**
If you have a sincere desire to promote global goodwill and understanding, believe in ETC's mission and the philosophy of the Exchange Visitor Program then JOIN OUR TEAM!
*Self-motivated, organized, well networked within the community and have a flexible schedule.
*Value teens from around the world and appreciate the cultural enrichment they bring to our schools and communities.
*Ability to problem solve and support students and host families during the students' program.
*Drivers License and transportation.
*Ability to pass a Background Check
LC's will receive full training and ongoing support from the Field Manager.
Job Types: Part-time, Contract
Pay: $100.00 - $400.00 per month
About Education Travel & Culture
1029 SW Washington Street, Portland, OR 97205, US
Education Travel & Culture (ETC) is a top-rated non-profit [501(c)(3)] educational exchange organization. Our purpose is to promote international understanding and goodwill by providing high quality educational and cultural exchange programs in the United States and abroad.
ETC provides inbound program opportunities for high school students throughout the world to study in an American high school and live with an American family. ETC's outbound program offers students the chance to study and live in a foreign country. Education Travel & Culture is a unique, personalized organization whose first goal is to provide exceptional support for both students and host families through a network of local coordinators and dedicated office staff.
ChicagoChicago, IL 60647
October 15, 2021
- Youth Services
- Cross-cultural Communication
- People Skills
- Driver's License Needed
- Background Check
- Orientation or Training
- 5-20 hours/week
- MUST live within 75 miles of Chicago