Community Coordinator ~ High School Exchange Student Placement

PAX - Program of Academic Exchange - Irving, TX

30+ days agoPart-time

PAX Program of Academic Exchange is seeking Community Coordinators in your area to be involved

Ideal candidates:

  • An active stay-at-home mom or dad
  • Are parents or have worked with teens for three or more years
  • Are involved in their local PTA and/or their local church
  • Are optimistic, enthusiastic, motivated, flexible self-starters
  • Have a desire to make a positive international impact
  • Have excellent communication skills in English
  • Has lived in current community for three or more years

Education and youth-counseling experience is a plus

Job responsibilities include:

  • Arranging semester- and academic-year-long homes and enrollments for high school exchange students
  • Developing the interest of the local community to find families interested in hosting
  • Providing orientations to both families and students
  • Assisting the high school exchange students with personal and cultural adjustments
  • Providing positive, life-changing exposure to new cultures to everyone involved in the placement
  • Participating in the annual PAX national meeting

Additional information and compensation:

The position boasts part-time work, flexible scheduling, modest compensation on a commission basis, potential for annual international travel perks, and at-home task management. Many coordinators approach the position as a meaningful community service project with benefits, as a second job, or as an opportunity to pursue their interests and passions while making a contribution to their community. This is an independent contractor position; commission-based compensation is paid per student placed and supervised.

Job Type: Contract

Salary: Commission

Job Type: Commission

Education:

  • High school or equivalent (Required)

Work authorization:

  • United States (Required)