AmeriCorps VISTA Leader - MT Tech – Institute for Educational Opportunities (Butte Region)
Montana Campus Compact
About the organization
Montana Campus Compact (MTCC) serves as the intermediary for this project. MTCC is a CEO-led coalition of colleges and universities that support civic engagement, service learning, and volunteerism across the state. Every year we place cohorts of full-time, part-time, and summer AmeriCorps members with schools, colleges, nonprofits, and government agencies in Montana. The AmeriCorps projects we facilitate increase educational equity, break down barriers between higher education and community organizations, and address the root causes of poverty in communities across the state.
Position Summary: The Institute for Educational Opportunities at the Montana Technological University (Montana Tech) is a consortium of programs developed to provide K-12 students with the support they need to achieve success in higher education. Although based in Butte, this position may include travel to schools in regional communities, including Anaconda, Ennis, Whitehall, and Boulder. In this position you will serve on part of a team of five full-time AmeriCorps members supported by eight college student AmeriCorps members. You will provide one-on-one and small-group academic mentorship to high school students, helping them to apply for college, explore careers, and succeed in school. Apply Today!
Must be at least 18 years old.
Associate’s, Bachelor’s, or higher degree preferred; Some college considered.
Must be a U.S. Citizen, U.S. National, or a U.S. Legal Permanent Resident Alien.
Must not be registered, or required to be registered, on a state sex offender registry or the National Sex Offender Registry.
Must not have been convicted of murder, as defined in 18 U.S.C. 1111.
Must be willing to consent to a criminal history check.
Contact email: [email protected]
Equal Opportunity Employment
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