Join the AMP Global Youth team as a summer coordinator for our popular Global Scholar program, which prepares youth to be visionary leaders and bold changemakers around urgent global challenges. Global Scholar welcomes high school-aged students from across the US and the world.
The Coordinator oversees the general running of the program, including seminars with speakers, training workshops, and student projects. This is a great position for someone interested in global education, foreign policy, leadership, social change and youth development. Successful candidates will have experience leading similar programs, trips, clubs or courses. The ideal candidate will also be able to facilitate conversations on global issues like poverty and climate change, as be comfortable helping students practice skills like team building and public speaking.
The Coordinator will work with two of our five summer sessions, which run from late June to early August. This includes several days of facilitation and leadership training prior to the start of the program. They will work on a team including the Program Director, Trainers, Facilitators and Student Peer Mentors. *Three of our sessions are virtual, and two are half virtual, half based in Washington, D.C. We are accepting applications from candidates who can work virtually, or on the ground in DC. Please be sure to indicate your availability in your application materials.
Your responsibilities will include:
We’re looking for candidates who are:
This is a 5-8 week contract position during the months of June, July and August, depending on which sessions the Coordinator is assigned to (you can choose). This includes 3-4 days of training prior to the start of the program. Salary range is equivalent to $50-54,000/year, depending on experience. Room and board is included for Coordinators working with our in-person program this summer.
Submit a cover letter and resume. Applications accepted on a rolling basis until the positions are filled. *Be sure to indicate your ability to work virtually, or on the ground in Washington DC, in your application materials.
Americans for Informed Democracy / AMP Global Youth is a national student organization that amplifies the story, voice and power of global youth. Find out more at www.ampglobalyouth.org and/or www.globalscholar.org
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