International Educator Field Staff
About the organization
Global Routes is well known in the field as the most immersive abroad program for high school students. Our initial programs will built on the Peace Corps model.
Global Routes pioneers innovative, value-driven, experiential international education and is the most immersive international program open to high school students. The New York Times calls us “one of the most respected organizations in the field.” Over 10,000 students have had transformative experiences through our industry-leading approach to authentic cross-cultural immersion, purposeful community service, and immersive travel.
-Overseeing in-country travel, food, lodging and activities
-Managing homestays, service projects and budgets
-Working with local staff, guides and organizations
-Facilitating the growth, development and safety of our program participants as an educator, leader, and mentor
-Minimum age of 24 for high school programs
-Extensive experience working with North American high school or college students (depending on program) in educational, experiential and/or recreational contexts
-Background in counseling, cross-cultural learning, wilderness/environmental education and/or classroom teaching
-Demonstrated leadership, communication and organizational skills
-Extensive international travel and/or work experience in the developing world
-Spanish language proficiency for programs in Costa Rica or Ecuador
-Certification in Standard First Aid and CPR (higher certifications desirable). These trainings will be available during staff training if necessary. Lifeguard certification required for programs that are heavy on water activities. This certification is also offered at training.
-Attend Staff Training from mid-June to late-June at our gorgeous lakeside New Hampshire HQ. Travel reimbursement is provided for attending training.
Applications are considered as they are received. We encourage early applications as limited positions are currently available. We look forward to hearing from you
Please email a cover letter and resume to [email protected] in addition to filling out the online application at: http://www.globalroutes.org/applications/field-staff-application/
Commensurate upon experience
Contact email: [email protected]
Demonstrate your passion for the life-changing impact of international immersion.
Equal Opportunity Employment
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