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Employment Type:
Full time
Job Category:
AIM (Attendance Improvement Mentors
AmeriCorps | Providence, Rhode Island
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Job Description

Family Service of RI seeks a diverse team of AmeriCorps members to work as Attendance Improvement Mentors in two Providence Schools. FSRI AmeriCorps members will be trained on the evidenced-based Check and Connect program, Walking School Bus and Playworks. Each mentor will be assigned a caseload of ten to twenty students throughout the year and provide support and mentoring as it relates to attendance, academic improvement, social emotional behavior, family engagement and support to school staff. Members will participate in ongoing training, have opportunities for team-building and reflection, and will be fully supported by Family Service of RI to ensure success

Terms :

Car recommended, Permits working at another job during off hours, Permits attendance at school during off hours. Service Areas :

Children/Youth, Education, Health. Skills :

Teaching/Tutoring, Urban Planning, Conflict Resolution, General Skills, Fine Arts/Crafts, Leadership, Youth Development, Social Services, Education.

About AmeriCorps

Celebrating its 43rd anniversary this year, AmeriCorps VISTA is a federal national service program designed specifically to fight poverty. VISTAs, aged 18 or older, commit to serve full time for a year at nonprofit organizations and public agencies in urban and rural poverty areas throughout the country to help low-income people and communities improve the conditions of their lives. VISTAs work to fight illiteracy, expand job opportunities, develop financial assets, reduce homelessness, improve health services, reduce unemployment, increase housing opportunities, reduce recidivism, and expand access to technology.

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