Global Kids Trainer Position (Part Time)

Global Kids Inc.
  • Location
    New York, New York
  • Sector
    Non Profit
  • Experience
    Early Career
  • Posted
    May 17

Position description

Global Kids, Inc. is seeking dynamic, hard-working, and creative recent college graduates. students who areexperienced in youth development, global education, and social action, and are interested in working in NewYork City public middle schools.

 

Responsibilities include:

1.           Assist in the coordination, development and facilitation of interactive, experiential workshops and activities for GK's weekly school-based academic programs and after-schoolleadership groups.

2.           Serve as a positive, encouraging and affirming mentor to GK scholars.

3.           Conduct attendance outreach services including attendance monitoring, conferences,attendance incentive activities and phone calls.

4.           Collaborate with GK staff and youth to generate new program ideas and content focusing onglobal/local issues.

5.           Maintain necessary documentation, program data and attendance records and provide periodicprogress reports as necessary.

Qualifications

1.           College degree required

2.           Experience working with youth and/or using interactive learning strategies in culturally diverse settings.

3.           Knowledge of and passion for global issues, political science, history, education and social activism.

4.           Excellent facilitation, consensus-building and interpersonal skills.

5.           Strong work ethic, initiative, creativity, willingness to learn, and ability to juggle multipletasks independently.

6.           Strong communication, writing, organizational, and technology skills.

7.           International experience and foreign language background a plus.

8.           Global Kids Alumni strongly encouraged to apply.

9.           Background in the arts, sports, media literacy is a plus.

Application instructions

Please send a resume and cover letter by applying below. Please indicate “Trainer(Part Time)” in the subject line of the email. We are unable to accept any phone, mail, or fax inquiries;please refer to the Global Kids web site for further information, www.globalkids.org.

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