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College Completion Coach - Lorain
Coaches provide intensive support to students in reaching academic milestones that are proven to increase their likelihood of success. Coaches also engage students in activities and events that create awareness and address community needs. Coaches undergo ample training, are provided with valuable professional development, networking, guidance and support with career and “Life After the Corps” goals. Members serve full-time, or 1,700 hours over 11 months, and in return receive a modest living allowance, basic health insurance, and an Educational Award upon completion of the full-time commitment. Approximately 32 positions are available on community college campuses across Ohio. Position locations for 2017 - 2018 include: Belmont, Central, Clark, Columbus, Cuyahoga, Hocking, Lakeland, Lorain, Marion, Owens, Rhodes, and Southern. The program year begins in August and ends in June. Apply Soon! Interviewing will begin immediately. Positions are available until filled. Benefits: Living Allowance ($12,630 annually), Education Award Eligibility ($5,815), Basic Health Care, and Professional Development.
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Member Duties : Coaches engage in the following: •Assist a cohort of approximately 100 students each semester (200 students total over an academic year). •Complete “coaching contacts” throughout the academic year to help students adjust to college life, identify and remove barriers to their success and problem solve. •Communicate regularly with students through phone, e-mail, and in-person while on-campus. •Help students build momentum in completing coursework. •Connect students to campus and community resources to address barriers. •Conduct workshops covering topics like study skills, financial literacy and time management. •Plan civic engagement opportunities for students & the campus-at-large through AmeriCorps days of service. •Collaborate with college faculty and staff to increase student success. •Track and monitor data to report on daily and quarterly activities.
Program Benefits : Education award upon successful completion of service ,  Training ,  Living Allowance ,  Health Coverage ,  Childcare assistance if eligible . 
Terms :
Permits attendance at school during off hours ,  Car recommended ,  Permits working at another job during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Education . 
Skills :
Non-Profit Management ,  Leadership ,  Computers/Technology ,  Team Work ,  Writing/Editing ,  Counseling ,  Conflict Resolution ,  General Skills ,  Public Speaking ,  Community Organization ,  Education ,  Teaching/Tutoring ,  Social Services ,  Communications ,  Recruitment . 
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Program Type:
AmeriCorps State / National

College Completion Coach - Lorain

Program Start/End Date
08/01/2017  -   06/30/2018

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
Associates degree (AA)

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations OHIO  


Accepting Applications
From  02/13/2017  To  07/31/2017 

Contact Marcia Jones
1005 Abbe Rd N
Elyria   OH   44035

Listing ID 46886