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SAE International - WY STEM/STEAM Outreach through AWIM Prog

Employer
Americorps
Location
Warrendale, PA
Closing date
Jul 14, 2024

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Specialty
Partnerships & Outreach
Position Type
Other
Hours
Full-time
Employment Type
Permanent
Organization Type
Other
SAE International - WY STEM/STEAM Outreach through AWIM Prog

Through the award-winning SAE A World In Motion¿ (AWIM¿) AmeriCorps program, service members have the power to make a difference and positively impact the lives of PreK-12 students throughout Wyoming. This unique service opportunity expands vital access to STEM education for young learners to help them discover their full potential and succeed in future education, careers, and life while building community connections. Service members will gain invaluable resume-building skills and experiences to foster personal and professional growth. A living allowance is provided and participants are eligible to earn the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award. With long-term plans to expand state-wide, initial focus supports expansion of the AWIM program through host sites in three WY counties: Albany, Laramie, and Natrona. Three-quarter time terms are ideal. Half and quarter-time terms are also considered to support year-round programming and outreach with our site partners. Applications accepted on a rolling basis. Learn more at: https://www.saefoundation.org/americorps/ Further help on this page can be found by clicking here.

Member Duties : AmeriCorps members will work at education host sites in Albany, Natrona, and Laramie counties. Essential functions of this position are to: • Deliver AWIM education to Wyoming PreK-12 students • Work with educators to prep and implement AWIM lessons for educational sites • Set-up and clean-up after lessons • Attend AmeriCorps and AWIM trainings mainly in-person, no more than 20% of the member's service hours • Outreach to recruit local community volunteers • Work local events to promote SAE AWIM education and AmeriCorps in Wyoming • Collect data on program effectiveness • Members will not perform regular duties of teachers (e.g., recess duty, lunch duty, bus duty, communicating with parents, classroom management) The main focus areas of AmeriCorps include: getting things done, strengthening communities, encouraging responsibility, and expanding opportunity. Members will receive training in a variety of areas to support and enhance the member's service to the community.

Program Benefits : Training , Living Allowance , Education award upon successful completion of service .

Terms :

Uniforms provided and required , Permits attendance at school during off hours , Car recommended , Permits working at another job during off hours .

Service Areas :

Education , Children/Youth , Community Outreach .

Skills :

General Skills , Teaching/Tutoring , Leadership , Youth Development , Writing/Editing , Team Work , Computers/Technology , Recruitment , Community Organization , Education .

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