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K-12 Success Volunteer, Full-time Americorps Summer VISTA Associate

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ORGANIZATION: Mighty Writers North


Americorps Summer VISTA Associate - 2022

K-12 Success Volunteer, Full-time

Sponsor: Partners for Campus-Community Engagement

Host Sites:

Mighty Writers North, 2300 Master St., Philadelphia

Mighty Writers West, 3520 Fairmount Ave., Philadelphia

Mighty Writers El Futuro, 1025 S. 9th Street, Philadelphia

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Objectives of Role

  1. Act as teaching assistant for daily summer camps for kids
  2. Assist in student recruitment efforts
  3. Assist in program evaluation


  • Participate in all summer camp programs as a teaching assistant
  • Communicate directly with parents
  • Work with program staff on existing recruitment efforts
  • Create new recruitment tactics and pilot them
  • Track results and evaluate both new and existing efforts
  • Prepare evaluation tools for the end of each week of summer programming.
  • Conduct program evaluations
  • Make suggested changes.


  • Strong communicator
  • Friendly & outgoing
  • Self-starter
  • Organized thinker
  • Lift up to 25 pounds
  • Enthusiastic community builder
  • Experience working with children

Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

Mighty Writers provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, amnesty or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws. Mighty Writers complies with applicable state and local laws governing nondiscrimination in employment in every location in which the company has facilities. This policy applies to all terms and conditions of employment, including hiring, placement, promotion, termination, layoff, recall, transfer, leave of absence, compensation and training.

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About Mighty Writers North


2300 Master St., Philadelphia, PA 19121, US

Mission Statement

Think clearly and write with clarity is our battle cry, our tagline, our mantra. It's served as our mission statement since our launch in 2009.


MW North was originally launched in 2015 in collaboration with the Church of the Advocate, an institutional leader in civil rights advocacy in North Philadelphia. We now occupy a large, well-lit writing center in the new Vaux Family Center. Big Picture High School is in the same building (the old Vaux High School), but you need not attend the high school to participate in our programs. Kids from all over North Philly attend workshops at MW North. All are welcome!


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


Mon May 23, 2022 - Fri Jul 22, 2022
09:00 AM - 03:00 PM


2300 Master StreetPhiladelphia, PA 19121



  • Youth Services
  • Child Development
  • Reading / Writing




  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 30 hours/week for 9 weeks
  • Up-to-date Covid-19 vaccine, including boosters

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