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Part-Time Trainer

GK DC · Washington, District of Columbia

Global Kids, Inc. is seeking dynamic, hard-working, and creative individuals who are experienced in youth development, global education, and social action, and are interested in working in GK-DC’s Summer Institute. We are seeking to fill multiple positions for our summer program (June 13, 2022-August 12, 2022) with the potential for ongoing employment. COVID-19 vaccination is required. All positions will be in-person. 

Responsibilities

  • Assist in the development and co-facilitation of interactive, experiential workshops and activities for GK Summer Institute.  
  • Serve as a positive, encouraging & affirming mentor for GK high school youth. 
  • Conduct attendance outreach services including attendance monitoring, conferences, attendance incentive activities and phone calls. 
  • Collaborate with GK staff and youth to generate new program ideas and content focusing on global/local issues. 
  • Help with group management including supporting positive group interactions, monitoring group transitions between activities, ensuring safety during check in and dismissal and throughout the program hours. 
  • Chaperone field trips.
  • Help to maintain necessary documentation, program data and attendance records and provide information for periodic progress reports. 

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred.
  • Experience working with youth using interactive learning strategies.
  • Commitment to and understanding of working in culturally diverse settings and using antiracist practices
  • Knowledge of and passion for global issues, political science, history, education and social activism.
  • Excellent facilitation, consensus-building, conflict resolution and interpersonal skills.
  • Strong work ethic, reliable, initiative, creativity, willingness to learn, and ability to complete multiple tasks independently.
  • Strong communication, writing, organizational, and technology skills.
  • International experience a plus.
  • Fluency in other languages is a plus.
  • Global Kids alumni are strongly encouraged to apply.

Hours

Part-time Trainers will be required to work Monday-Friday from 8:30-4pm (June 13, 2022-August 12, 2022) at an hourly rate commensurate with experience. GK also offers paid vacation time off, personal day, and sick time. GK staff also have access to retail discounts through our Professional Employer Organization (PEO). 

 

How To Apply:

Please submit your cover letter and resume here: https://globalkids.bamboohr.com/jobs/view.php?id=45

All resumes submitted will be reviewed by GK senior staff. We are unable to accept any phone, mail, or fax inquiries; please refer to the Global Kids website for further information, www.globalkids.org. Qualified candidates will be contacted for an interview. We are actively seeking candidates of diverse backgrounds.

Global Kids, Inc is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to a policy of equal treatment and opportunity and do not discriminate against employees or applicants for employment on the basis of race, sex, color, national origin, religion, age, citizenship, mental or physical handicap or disability, marital status, sexual orientation, pregnancy, military or veteran status or any other characteristics protected by law. We continue to support and promote equal employment opportunity, human dignity, and diversity in all forms. 

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