Facilitator for Uplift Program

Capitol Region Education Council - Hartford, CT3.8

Great Hartford Academy of the Arts
Part Time-10 Hours per week

The Capital Region Education Council (CREC) is seeking a highly motivation individual with strong ties to the community to work with our students in Grade 9-12. The Facilitator will engage with young high school aged males in order to provide meaningful and educational mentorship. In this program we will contact and engage with families and caregivers regularly. These young men will participate in community engagement, outreach, and education and fun field trips. The students will develop leadership and critical thinking skills and promote academic excellence while using a holistic approach to young development.

Job Description:
Will plan and teach meaningful and engaging lessons
Will work with each student and assist them in developing 1:1 goals
Will check-in with the identified students daily on those goals and other areas
Track Goals (must be tech savvy and a fast learner)
Attend appropriate meetings that pertain to the student success
Monitor Attendance
Contact and engage with families and caregivers

Qualifications and Requirements:
Bachelor’s degree or higher
Possess Cultural competence
Has had successful experience working with middle and/or high school students
Has some knowledge of the educational process
The ability to form and maintain relationships with students and adults
Community connections with Youth Service Agencies
Strong youth-engagement skills