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2022 MERIT Health Leadership College Access VISTA
The Medical Education Resources Initiative for Teens (MERIT) Health Leadership Academy is a non-profit organization that works with low-income, first-generation high school students pursuing careers in STEM/health professions.MERIT is dedicated to educating and empowering Baltimore City high school students to become health professionals and change agents who advance equity. MERIT scholars cultivate a deep understanding of their individual roles in solving health disparities through three years of intensive programming including weekly Saturday sessions, summer internships, and longitudinal mentoring. Scholars graduate with a burning passion for achieving health equity, a clear vision of how to reach their goals, a toolkit of knowledge and skills necessary for earning undergraduate and graduate degrees, and a close-knit community of peers and mentors who will continue to work collaboratively toward their collective goal of becoming community change agents. MERIT is seeking a “Program Coordinator” who will support its development and implementation and organize engaging college tours.
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Member Duties : The College Access Coordinator Coordinator (CAC) will assist the Program Director and Program Managers in coordinating and implementing successful programming for all MERIT Scholars. Main Assignment activities include: College Application Support, College Tour planning, Program Material Development and Dissemination, Program Site Coordination, other special capacity building projects.
Program Benefits : Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Health Coverage* ,  Training ,  Living Allowance ,  Childcare assistance if eligible . 
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Terms :
Car recommended . 
Service Areas :
Education ,  Community and Economic Development ,  Health ,  Children/Youth . 
Skills :
Non-Profit Management ,  Education ,  Community Organization ,  Computers/Technology ,  Public Speaking ,  Teaching/Tutoring ,  Communications ,  Writing/Editing ,  Recruitment ,  Team Work ,  Youth Development ,  Medicine ,  Public Health . 
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2022 MERIT Health Leadership College Access VISTA

Program Start/End Date
08/29/2022  -   08/28/2023

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
College graduate

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations MARYLAND   Washington/Baltimore  


Accepting Applications
From  05/12/2022  To  09/10/2022 

Contact Jimmy Tadlock
1 N Haven St
Baltimore   MD   21224

Listing ID 112191