Currently recruiting for full time AmeriCorps positions that will begin service August 2016
Family Literacy Instructors (seeking 6): Teach adult ELL classes to parents of elementary students in GRPS/GHPS, and support parents in gaining skills and knowledge to become their child’s first and best teacher. Experience teaching or tutoring English language learners highly preferred.
Family Literacy Tutors (seeking 2): Work alongside parents of children in local schools, teaching English reading, speaking, and writing skills via one-to-one tutoring. Experience tutoring preferred, ability to work independently and strong organizational skills necessary.
Volunteer Recruiter (seeking 1): Coordinate volunteers to assist with Literacy Center of West Michigan programming. Recruit, manage, and recognize volunteers. Extensive volunteer experience and/or volunteer management experience required.
Learner Support Advocate (seeking 1): Actively recruit and support program participants through relationship building, referrals, and pro-active communication. Manage intake and exit processes. Bilingual English-Spanish required, ability to quickly build relationships and strong organizational skills necessary.
The posting may also be found at our website www.literacycenterwm.org/about/employment. Postings will remain open until filled and interested parties should send a resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org.