Upward Bound Academy Jobs
Now Hiring 2016 Service Learning Leaders
Academy is a comprehensive, four-week,
summer program enabling high school participants (grades 9 - 11) to prepare for
college by building strong academic skills for higher education while in a
residential setting on the NAU Flagstaff campus. Our team of Service Learning professionals
will facilitate a 45 minute Service Learning class, transport and supervise
students at the assigned service learning site, and ensure communication among
staff, students, and site coordinators.
7 – Tuesday, June 28, 2016.
You are also required to attend a 4 hour van training course, and 2
hours Service Learning professional training in May 2016.
Responsibilities: Show Responsibilites
- Work closely with the Program Coordinator, Sr. and Director
- Supervise program participants (9th grade) at Service Learning volunteer locations
- Assist in the coordination and implementation of tasks assigned by site coordinator at volunteer locations
- Transport program participants (9th grade) to Service Learning volunteer locations
- Facilitate a 45 minute Service Learning class prior to each volunteer location visit
- Maintain a positive attitude throughout the program, and present a positive image of NAU and the Office of Student Affairs summer programs.
- Enforce the rules and regulations of Northern Arizona University and the Upward Bound Academy
- Inform the Program Coordinator, Sr. and/or Project Director of events in a timely manner
- All other duties as assigned by the Program Coordinator, Sr. and Director
Due to the demand of these positions, the ideal candidate should:
- Possess Service Learning or other supervisory experience
- Have experience with leading and engaging students in active learning
- Maintain strong interpersonal, public relations and oral communication skills
- Be enthusiastic, self-motivated, dedicated and creative
- Have experience working with multicultural populations
- Be motivated to work with limited supervision
- Have a valid Driver’s License (required)
- Pass Northern Arizona University van training (required)
Application Deadline: Friday, April 1, 2016
If you have any questions, call 928-523-6986 or email Verlinda.Folgheraiter@nau.edu