DREAM MA - Summer Enrichment Coordinator

AmeriCorps - Boston, MA4.4

TemporaryEstimated: $32,000 - $48,000 a year
Skills
Member Duties : Our SummerCorps combats the “summer developmental slide” (which accounts for over half of the achievement gap for children in poverty). DREAM is committed to serving our youth with culturally appropriate programming. We seek members who contribute to the diversity and excellence of The DREAM Program and who foster an inclusive environment. Objectives for Coordinator: *Enroll all DREAM mentees from assigned neighborhood in Summer Enrichment Program. * Develop a sense of team with fellow SummerCorps members. * Plan nine (9) weeks of summer enrichment activities for youth living in low income housing. * Conduct fundraising to support planned activities. * Execute all planned activities. * Communicate with families of youth on daily basis. * Provide a safe environment and experience for youth and staff/members. * Provide youth with magical, memorable, enriching summer experience in and around their local communities. Program Benefits : Education award upon successful completion of service , Childcare assistance if eligible , Stipend , Training , Living Allowance . Terms :
Uniforms provided and required , Car recommended , Permits working at another job during off hours . Service Areas :
Education , Community Outreach , Community and Economic Development , Children/Youth . Skills :
Conflict Resolution , Team Work , Education , Fund raising/Grant Writing , Youth Development , Counseling , First Aid , Public Speaking , Leadership , Recruitment , Community Organization , Teaching/Tutoring , Fine Arts/Crafts .
Program Benefits : Education award upon successful completion of service , Childcare assistance if eligible , Stipend , Training , Living Allowance . Terms :
Uniforms provided and required , Car recommended , Permits working at another job during off hours . Service Areas :
Education , Community Outreach , Community and Economic Development , Children/Youth . Skills :
Conflict Resolution , Team Work , Education , Fund raising/Grant Writing , Youth Development , Counseling , First Aid , Public Speaking , Leadership , Recruitment , Community Organization , Teaching/Tutoring , Fine Arts/Crafts .