Volunteer Opportunity
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Education Program Specialist: Al Wooten Heritage Center, Al Wooten Jr. Heritage Center, Los Angeles, California

Organization: Al Wooten Jr. Heritage Center
Contact Name: Alexandra Herbert
Position Type: Short-term Missions / Volunteer Internship
Address: 9106 S. Western Avenue
Los Angeles, California  90047  
United States
Great For: Great for Christians, Great for Kids, Great for Seniors
Service Area(s): Children and Youth Ministry, Administrative / Office Work, Adult Basic Education / GED, Arts and Humanities, Colleges and Universities, Computers / Technology, Counseling / Addiction / Recovery, Education, Event Planning, Homelessness and Housing, Immigrants and Re
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City Vision Internships is a Christian one-year, multi-year or summer internship program based on the AmeriCorps model. Interns serve at one of over 40 positions across the USA and Canada. In the past 10 years, we have placed over 500 full-time interns and 68,000+ volunteers in hundreds of Christian ministries. Job Description: Administration, coordination, instruction, supervision, and staff and program development for academic enrichment activities (assessments, homework and tutoring, particularly for math, language arts and STEM, field trips and other events) in our youth center?s afterschool (Aug-Jun) and summer (Jun-Jul) programs for boys and girls in grades 3-12. Benefits: For Interns without a Bachelors Degree: One Year Work Study Internship
  • Provides a work study internship with free tuition in City Vision College for a full year paid by hosting ministry.
  • Online courses providing accredited degrees in Nonprofit Management, Addiction Studies, Urban Mission, and Business Administration.
  • Any Pell grant or other federal financial aid paid as cash payment to student (up to $5,645).
  • Expectation is typically 29 hours of volunteer work with 16 hours of class work per week (45 hours total).
  • For Interns with a Bachelors Degree: One Year Paid Internship or Two-Year Community Graduate Fellowship One Year Paid Internship
  • Volunteer Interns paid a living stipend from $200-$600/month (depending on site).
  • Expectation is typically 40 hours of volunteer work per week.
  • Housing is provided by hosting ministry (or a cash equivalent stipend).
  • Two-Year Community Graduate Fellowship
  • Full Scholarship for a Master?s in Technology & Social Entrepreneurship through City Vision University (worth over $18,000; does not include graduation fees or optional travel fees)
  • Two years of supervised nonprofit or ministry experience interning 35 hours/week.
  • Bachelor's degree required to apply. (more)
  • Requirements
  • At least 18 years old and have a high school diploma or equivalent (GED)
  • Must be a Christian
  • U.S. or Canadian citizen, U.S. or Canadian national or lawful permanent resident alien, or have a valid student or work visa
  • Able to make at least a one year (or summer) commitment (may be extended by mutual agreement)
  • Able to financially live on just free housing (and stipend if you opt for the One Year Paid Internship) and any outside income sources you have.
  • Able to relocate to a location of a ministry site (unless a site exists at your current location)
  • For more information or to apply visit cityvisioninternships.org. For more information about this site visit Al Wooten Jr Heritage Center.

    Short Term Mission Trip Details

    Benefits Offered:

    • Housing or Rental Stipend
    • Paid Stipend

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    Length of Trip

    One Year

    Initially Posted: 06/22/2017
    Last Updated: 06/22/2017

    (this opportunity is not scheduled for a specific date)