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Assistant Project Coordinator - CHOICE
Juneau, Alaska: The mission of the Juneau-Douglas High School (JDHS) Choosing Healthy Options In Cooperative Education (CHOICE) program is graduation from high school for a select set of students in grades 9-11 who have experienced factors in their lives which have undermined success in a traditional academic setting. It is currently in its fifteenth year at JDHS. CHOICE is a four-teacher, eighty student program which emphasizes community, family contact, off-campus retreats to examine teen issues, hands-on and community-based experiences, service-learning, and closely monitored support for success in academic work.
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This listing is currently not accepting applications.

Member Duties : As the AmeriCorps volunteer for the CHOICE Program you would be responsible for recruiting community volunteers to lead small group sessions, host interns, mentoring CHOICE students, and help with service-learning projects. You would help plan and facilitate special CHOICE activities such as fundraisers, retreats, class trips, and social events, as well as other duties as needed. CHOICE students attend several overnight retreats that focus on prevention and healthy decision-making. The goal of the CHOICE program is simple, graduation. We do all we can to help our students succeed.
Program Benefits : Education award upon successful completion of service ,  Training ,  Health Coverage ,  Stipend ,  Childcare assistance if eligible . 
Terms :
Service Areas :
Community and Economic Development ,  Education ,  Health ,  Children/Youth ,  Community Outreach . 
Skills :
Leadership ,  Computers/Technology ,  Recruitment ,  Fine Arts/Crafts ,  Community Organization ,  Education ,  Communications ,  Teaching/Tutoring ,  Conflict Resolution ,  Public Speaking ,  Public Health ,  Youth Development ,  Social Services ,  General Skills ,  Writing/Editing ,  Counseling . 
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Program Type:
AmeriCorps State / National

Assistant Project Coordinator - CHOICE

Program Start/End Date
09/09/2013  -   07/31/2014

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
College graduate

Age Requirement
Minimum:  21    Maximum:  35

Program Locations ALASKA  


Accepting Applications
From  04/02/2013  To  06/01/2013 

Contact Ashley Peters
JUNEAU   AK   99801

Listing ID 49368