Responsible for assisting in the planning, organizing, and
implementing programs/activities in
relation to the Graduation Plus program for Club members ages
In conjunction with the team, work with and support the
enhancement of existing Boys & Girls Clubs Graduation Plus College
Access and Success, Life Skills and Career Development programming
throughout the Clubs in the Greater Milwaukee Area.
Coordinate pre and post assessment for Graduation Plus
participants, as well as provide ongoing monitoring of their
Facilitate and coordinate college access activities including
but not limited to assisting students access and complete FASFA
applications: edit college entrance essays: access and complete
college scholarship applications.
Mentor Graduation Plus college students. Assist with the
Graduation Plus evaluation process.
Facilitate the integration of scholarship opportunities and the
IDA program with new programs and opportunities to maximize the
total post-secondary education financial aid packages for
participants, including the Stein Scholars program, if
Collaborates with Graduation Plus staff to provide after school
tutoring for Graduation Plus and CLC students includingassisting
youth with the completion of school work.
Makes parental contacts when students are absent in tutoring
component. Develop and implement lesson plans to facilitate student
Routinely assess (formally and informally) each cohort of
Use approved curricula properly and maintain appropriate teacher
to student ratio and other program-specific requirements and
Supervise students engaged in quality activities to achieve
specific goals and outcomes measurements.
Encourage emotional, social and educational growth of individual
students. Generate monthly, quarterly, and/or annual reports as
Meet all deadlines.
Attend AmeriCorps meetings and events, as requested.
Other tasks, as assigned.
The physical demands described here are representative of those
that must be met by a member to successfully perform the essential
functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may be made
to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential
While performing the duties of this position, the member is
regularly required to sit and use hands to touch, handle, or feel.
The member is occasionally required to stand and reach with hands
and arms. The member must occasionally lift and/or move up to 10
pounds. Specific vision abilities required by this position include
close vision, distance vision, and ability to adjust focus
The service environment characteristics described here are
representative of those a member encounters while performing the
essential functions of this position. Reasonable accommodations may
be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the
essential functions. The noise level in the work environment is
Enjoy serving youth and young adults.
Demonstrated examples of working with youth.
Highly organized with attention to detail.
Ability to relate effectively with diverse a population.
Good communications skills, both written and oral.
Must have a valid WI driver's license, good driving record, and
meets state required automobile insurance minimums.
College Degree preferred in Education, Math, English, Science or
other related fields.
Experience working with urban youth
Experience in program implementation.
Experience directly related to youth and youth programming
Keyword: Program Specialist-AmeriCorps College Coach
From: Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Milwaukee