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Global Game Changers Superhero Educators
Global Game Changers (GGC) is seeking members of our community in Louisville, Kentucky, looking to serve and make a difference in the lives of at-risk elementary schoolchildren in partnership with AmeriCorps. We seek to address the 6,000-hour enrichment gap that results from lack of out-of-school learning opportunities and holds students back from academic achievement. GGC uses a service learning, character development, and social-emotional curriculum to teach students that we all have a superpower to make a difference. We discover that superpower through a special equation: MY TALENT + MY HEART = MY SUPERPOWER! Students cultivate their talents and explore 12 different heart causes – from bullying to environment to poverty to human rights – that they might care about. They combine these two powerful forces to design and implement service projects that Ignite Good!® - do something nice for someone else without expecting anything in return. Job Description: Join us as an AmeriCorps member who will assist at events, support programs and organization needs, and serve as a classroom educator leader for our free, high-quality, evidence-based afterschool, in-school, and summer programs, where we empower elementary school-age students primarily from title 1 schools through philanthropy to build essential skills for growth, including leadership, social-emotional, and academic skills. Background check required AmeriCorps Benefits: (collectively equate to $10.25/hour) • Living allowance • Education Award (can be used to pay back loans or for education costs moving forward, within 7 years) • Opportunity for loan forbearance
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Member Duties : Responsibilities Include: • Participate in GGC Professional Training • Serve as Classroom Educator Leader or Assistant Leader in 1+ Global Game Changers Student Empowerment Programs • Prepare supplies and classroom facilities for assigned group • Facilitate student service projects in conjunction with GGC staff • Promote GGC partnerships through participation at and facilitation of events • Participate in Days of Service and other programs in partnership with AmeriCorps/CNCS • Support volunteers and speakers facilitated for the program by GGC staff • Engage in select fundraising activities and development support for the purpose of expanding GGC programs Time Commitment: • 900 hours to be completed on or before August 31, 2018 o School year: 4:00 – 6:30 Monday – Thursday o Summer: 4-8 hours/day, 5 days/week for 5-6 weeks in the summer o Additional hours will be earned through participation in multiple programs/events • Begin ASAP, but no later than 12/1/2017
Program Benefits : Training ,  Living Allowance ,  Education award upon successful completion of service . 
Terms :
Car recommended ,  Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Neighborhood Revitalization ,  Education ,  Children/Youth . 
Skills :
Team Work ,  Youth Development ,  Counseling ,  Communications ,  Public Speaking ,  Social Services ,  Leadership ,  Education ,  Teaching/Tutoring . 
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Program Type:
AmeriCorps State / National

Global Game Changers Superhero Educators

Program Start/End Date
01/01/2018  -   08/31/2018

Work Schedule Part Time

Age Requirement
Minimum:  17    Maximum:  None

Program Locations KENTUCKY  


Accepting Applications
From  08/15/2017  To  12/31/2017 

Contact Anne Walker
201 E Main St
Louisville   KY   40202

Listing ID 76223