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Near Peer Coaching For Postsecondary Success
AmeriCorps Near Peer Coaches for Postsecondary Success will serve at selected high schools and postsecondary institutions in Florida, particularly those located in communities with low college-going rates and low educational attainment rates. Near Peer Success Coaches serve part-time and focus on advising students, especially those from low-income backgrounds, through the complex steps toward college and career readiness and financial literacy.
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Member Duties : Interact on a daily basis with students and families from assigned site to provide relevant information about postsecondary education and the college choice/financial aid processes. Guide students through the financial literacy program. Facilitate group events that encourage students and their families to consider, plan for, and apply to colleges and universities. Establish productive relationships with principals, school counselors, and teachers in assigned site, as well as community-based college access professionals. Assist in the assessment and long-term sustainability of the program. Build and maintain expertise in career & college readiness resources and financial aid advising.
Program Benefits : Living Allowance ,  Education award upon successful completion of service ,  Training . 
Terms :
Permits attendance at school during off hours ,  Car recommended ,  Uniforms provided and required ,  Permits working at another job during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Community Outreach ,  Education ,  Children/Youth . 
Skills :
Team Work ,  General Skills ,  Recruitment ,  Teaching/Tutoring ,  Community Organization ,  Public Health ,  Urban Planning ,  Conflict Resolution ,  Youth Development ,  Computers/Technology ,  Social Services ,  Writing/Editing ,  Education ,  Public Speaking ,  Leadership . 
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Program Type:
AmeriCorps State / National

Near Peer Coaching For Postsecondary Success

Program Start/End Date
08/01/2022  -   07/31/2023

Work Schedule Part Time

Education level
Some college

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations FLORIDA  


Accepting Applications
From  04/15/2022  To  04/01/2023 

Contact Madeline Wilk
9160 Corporate Forum Parkway, Suite 321
Fort Myers   FL   33907
(239) 908-0301

Listing ID 98343