The Northfield Mount Hermon Upward Bound Program is seeking candidates for two College Advising Assistant positions. These positions run from August 14, 2014 - June 27, 2015.
Make a difference in the lives of college bound youth in Western Massachusetts. Assist with college preparation, tutoring, mentoring, transportation, college visits, financial aid applications, service projects and other capacity building tasks. Be part of a small, dynamic team of advisors. Inspire and support deserving young people in Springfield, Holyoke, Greenfield and Turner’s Falls. Serve an average of 37 hours per week. You must be a Massachusetts resident, 21 years or older, have a college degree, driver’s license, and access to reliable transportation. Experience with low-income, first generation youth preferred. Strengths in several academic areas (high school level) required. Bilingual (Spanish/English) candidates encouraged to apply.
These positions provide great experience for people who are considering careers in teaching, social justice, social work or higher education. Benefits include a stipend of $434.78 every 2 weeks, health insurance, completion award of $2000, training and extensive support.
Northfield Mount Hermon Upward Bound will recruit and select persons in all positions to ensure a diverse and inclusive climate without regard to race, religion, sex, sexual orientation, age, veteran status, color, political affiliation, creed, national origin, marital status, or any other status as protected by federal, state, and local laws. Northfield Mount Hermon Upward Bound welcomes applications from individuals with disabilities and will make reasonable accommodations for interviews and for service upon request. Northfield Mount Hermon is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
To apply, send a cover letter and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Applications will be accepted immediately and reviewed until both positions are filled.
For more information about our Upward Bound program visit our website: www.nmhschool.org/upwardbound.