Youth Development Instructor – Lemhi County – Fulton St, Salmon, ID

Part time @AmeriCorps | University of Idaho 4 H Extension posted 3 weeks ago

Job Description

Join 4-H PYD AmeriCorps and make a difference in your community:
4-H PYD AmeriCorps is looking for members who want to make a difference in their community by increasing education opportunities available to youth. AmeriCorps members teach, lead, and facilitate STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Math) hands-on activities to underserved youth in various settings, to help spark interest, and develop skills that will increase their academic and professional success in the future.
As part of our team, you will expand your experience in education curriculum development, education presentation, and other professional skills. AmeriCorps spend 60% of their time in front of students teaching. If you are looking for a way to increase your experience in education while serving, 4-H AmeriCorps is for you. Other responsibilities include data collection, community outreach, and networking.
This is a 16-week long position where you will commit 25 hours a week to service. Most service will be done by teaching at local schools, along with preparing lessons in an office setting. As a member you will work closely with University of Idaho Extension faculty and the 4-H program and will be a valuable member of the 4-H team. You will receive professional training, mentorship, and earn and education award for college. Looking for internship credit? We can help with that too.
AmeriCorps member are:

Committed to community service and making a difference in youth’s lives
Ability and willingness to facilitate STEAM programming and recruit/train volunteers
17 years or older
U.S. citizen, or U.S. national lawful permanent resident
Clear the National Service Criminal History Checks
Willing to travel, must have valid driver’s license
Self-motivated and works independently

Rewards:

Member Living Allowance $5,890.00 paid bi-monthly during term of service
$1,824.07 in Segal Education Award, upon successful completion of service term
Housing available
Professional development training and experience with University of Idaho Extension
Hands-on experience developing and delivering educational curriculum
Flexible schedule with minimal evenings and weekends required
Networking with statewide youth programs

Job Types: Part-time, Contract, Temporary, Internship
Pay: $1,388.24 per month
Benefits:

Flexible schedule
Professional development assistance
Tuition reimbursement

Work Location: One location

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