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CEDO Connect - CJC Youth Restorative Practices Asst
The Youth Restorative Practices Assistant will serve at the City of Burlington's Community Justice Center and in area schools to engage students, staff and administrators in bringing restorative practices into the classroom and school environment. The member will identify and support youth with lived experiences of the school discipline system to connect with the Community Justice Center’s Community Advisory Board. Foster student engagement and leadership to ensure student voice is an integral part of the Burlington School District implementation of restorative practices. Provide training and supports to engage youth in the implementation of Restorative Practices in the Burlington School District. Ensure school-based administrators, teachers, and students have the resources and support they need to successfully implement restorative practices.The Connect AmeriCorps State Program provides important resources, through AmeriCorps member service, to connect economically disadvantaged youth and / or youth of color to people, experiences, and resources, closing opportunity gaps, and ensuring that all young people reach their full potential in safer communities. CEDO’s CONNECT AmeriCorps program members receive training and provide direct service to support the program goals to expand culturally appropriate youth programming and family supports, to close opportunity gaps in education and career, and promote STEM awareness and participation. Members strengthen connections for youth to skill building for education and career development, with outcomes of increased school engagement, or strengthened skills in STEM subjects leading to college or career in growth areas. Youth engagement in schools and in our communities, through expanded learning opportunities in and out of school, reduces risky behavior and leads to safer communities
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Member Duties : Directly engage students and teachers in bringing restorative practices into the classroom through modeling for teachers and training for students. Design and co-facilitate restorative classroom circles with students. Support the involvement and contribution of students in the Student Engagement Team. Support After School staff in their implementation of restorative practices in their group classes. Support outreach to youth to engage with the CJC Community Advisory Board. Meet with each school-based RP team on a regular basis to funnel information and referral requests from school teams to the appropriate District-wide work groups. Serve as liaison for the Communications Team. Gather data, information and requests through these check-ins to analyze needs, as well as look for trends and outliers arising throughout the District. Engage in AmeriCorps and Site trainings, complete AmeriCorps timesheets, data collection and mid and end of year reports.
Program Benefits : Education award upon successful completion of service ,  Training ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Stipend ,  Health Coverage . 
Terms :
Permits attendance at school during off hours ,  Car recommended ,  Permits working at another job during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Children/Youth ,  Community and Economic Development ,  Community Outreach ,  Education ,  Public Safety . 
Skills :
Youth Development ,  Leadership ,  Social Services ,  Community Organization ,  Conflict Resolution ,  Teaching/Tutoring ,  Team Work . 
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CEDO Connect - CJC Youth Restorative Practices Asst

Program Start/End Date
09/07/2019  -   08/30/2020

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
Some college

Age Requirement
Minimum:  17    Maximum:  99

Program Locations VERMONT  


Accepting Applications
From  07/30/2018  To  09/30/2018 

Contact Marcella Gange
149 Church St
Burlington   VT   05401

Listing ID 83064