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AmeriCorps Tutor

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ORGANIZATION: Federal Way Public Schools AmeriCorps

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Full Job Description:

22-23 Federal Way Public Schools AmeriCorps Tutor

FWPS AmeriCorps members support student scholars of Federal Way Public Schools by serving within AVID elective classrooms, Core subject classes, and after-school programming. AVID, our primary focus, is designed to help historically underrepresented students gain college access and acquire college readiness skills. Serving in our program will allow you an inside look into the field of education and explore career possibilities. All FWPS AmeriCorps members receive training and development to reinforce best practices in the field of education. Members receive support and feedback in an inclusive environment designed to foster the development of leadership skills. This service experience can serve as a sustainable entryway into the field of education and act as a springboard for any career specializing in youth services. This is a 40 hour per week, 10.5-month commitment. All team members receive a monthly stipend, benefits (*as eligible), and receive an Education Award ($6,345.00) upon successful completion of the service term. Interviews will be conducted within the same time frame as "accepting applications".

Member Duties: FWPS AmeriCorps members make a difference! Members will engage in direct service to students as they are assigned to a middle school or high school site and will provide academic coaching, tutoring, and mentorship throughout the service term. Members will facilitate small Socratic academic study groups (AVID tutorials), and help support the AVID Elective teacher with activities that are designed to help students develop college readiness skills. Along with supporting the AVID elective, members will support Core-Subject classrooms (Math, Science, History, English), and host an after-school homework club. Members will recruit community volunteers and will track and submit student data. All service members receive a thorough Orientation as well as ongoing training and support. Members serve full-time, Monday-Friday.

Program Benefits: Childcare assistance if eligible, Training, Health Coverage, Education award upon successful completion of service, Stipend.

Terms:
Permits working at another job during off hours, Car recommended.

Service Areas:
Education

Skills:
Education, Teaching/Tutoring, Team Work, Youth Development, Proficient typing, Proficient Microsoft Office, Basic Adobe

SUMMARY

Program Type: AmeriCorps State / National

Program: 22-23 Federal Way Public Schools AmeriCorps Tutor

Program Start/End Date: 09/01/2022 - 07/15/2023

Work Schedule: Full Time

Education level: High school diploma/GED

Age Requirement: Minimum 18 - Maximum: 99

Program Locations: WASHINGTON

Accepting Applications: From 03/10/2022 To 08/30/2022

Contact:

Tim Johnson

1211 S 332nd St Federal Way, WA

98003253-945-2272

Listing ID: 104208

1 Shift

  • 07:00 AM to 03:30 PM
  • NONE OF THESE TIMES WORK FOR ME, BUT I CAN STILL HELP
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About Federal Way Public Schools AmeriCorps

Location:

1711 S. Commons, Federal Way, WA 98003, US

Mission Statement

Strengthen the Federal Way community through modeling an ethic of service providing academic tutoring and civic leadership. Federal Way AmeriCorps academic tutoring mission is to increase student's academic achievement in Federal Way Public Schools by offering tutoring and mobilizing a corps of volunteer tutors. Federal Way AmeriCorps civic leadership mission is to foster an ethic of service by implementing community projects that offer students and citizens an opportunity to volunteer.

Description

Provide full-time national service to Federal Way students for 10-1/2 months, beginning September 1 , 2009.

Tutor students in reading and math, develop before and after school programs, and provide community service. Serve in schools. Participate in team-building activities and community service projects. Receive ongoing training.

CAUSE AREAS

Children & Youth
Community
Education & Literacy
Children & Youth, Community, Education & Literacy

WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.
This opportunity has 1 shift

WHERE

1211 South 332nd StreetFederal Way, WA 98003

(47.30364,-122.31853)
 

SKILLS

  • General Education
  • Tutoring
  • Literacy / Reading
  • Math / Science Instruction
  • Reading / Writing
  • Community Outreach

GOOD FOR

  • People 55+

REQUIREMENTS

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 17
  • 10.5 Months
  • Proficient in typing, Microsoft Office, and willing to learn.

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