Part Time Grant Funded My Brother’s Keeper Program Student Engagement Mentor

Vacancy Notice No. 19-20 (47)
Anticipated
Part-Time Grant Funded My Brother’s Keeper Student Engagement Mentor

POSITION: Part-Time Grant Funded My Brother’s Keeper Student Engagement Mentor
POST DATE: July 15, 2019
POST END DATE: July 29, 2019

START DATE: September 3, 2019

SALARY: Grant Funded $20.00 Per Hour

LETTER OF INTEREST DEADLINE: July 29, 2019

QUALIFICATIONS:
(A) Experience interacting with a risk youth
(B) Knowledge of culturally responsive practices and interventions
(C) An equivalent combination of training and experience as described in (A) and (B) above.

RESPONSIBILITIES:
Incumbents in this title may perform some or all of the following, as well as other related activities not described.
(1) Ensure a positive, productive, and stable environment utilizing positive communication strategies and developing strong relationships;
(2) Teach and instruct My Brother’s Keeper students on life skills, communication skills, and character education;
(3) Supervise and engage students at all times to ensure safety, conduct compliance, and participation;
(4) Participate in collaborative team meetings with My Brother’s Keeper staff to brainstorm strategies for engagement;
(5) Develop effective and creative engagement strategies for families, along with facilitating parental outreach activities on a regular basis;
(6) Maintain My Brother’s Keeper Program attendance records;
(7) Mediate peer conflict as needed throughout MBK program activities;
(8) Facilitate individual and organized group discussions with the My Brother’s Keeper students;
(9) Create engaging and hands on activities for the youth to work in small groups or large groups, depending on group dynamics ;
(10)Assist in the day-to-day tasks needed to keep program running smoothly.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENT:
Incumbents must be available to work in the afternoons and/or evenings and/or weekends.

HOW TO APPLY: Letters of Interest To:
Michael Regan, MBK Coordinator
Monticello High School
39 Breakey Avenue
Monticello, NY 12701
(845)794-8840