Full Time Youth Programs Placement Manager

Iowa Resource for International Service
  • Location
    Ames, Iowa
  • Sector
    Non Profit
  • Experience
    Mid Career
  • Apply by
    Mar-13-2017
  • Posted
    Feb 28

Position description

Iowa Resource for International Service (IRIS), a 501(c)3 non-profit located in Ames, Iowa, is seeking a Youth Programs Placement Manager to help manage our current international exchange programming.

Duties for the IRIS Youth Programs Placement Manager will include: finding host families for program participants; promote IRIS and its mission through community organizations and social media; develop innovative ways to reach out to potential host families; maintain regular communication with host families, schools and participants; find short term host families when necessary; maintain IRIS' host family database; oversee local coordinators and develop and organize enhancement activities with students.

Qualifications

Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience; Excellent communication skills; Openness to working with other cultures; Driver's license and personal vehicle

Experience working with youth and in education is a plus

Starting salary:

$36,500 with opportunity for an increase after 6 months

Benefits include:

Health insurance; Dental insurance; 403(b) contributions; paid holidays and vacation.

Application instructions

Please submit a cover letter, resume and 3 references by March 13, 2017. Applicant must be able to pass a background check and complete a State Department training module. Please visit our website www.iris-center.org for more information about IRIS and its programs.

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