ServeWyoming AmeriCorps VISTA-Summer-The Science Zone - Casper - job 853935


Date: 06/11/2021

City: Casper, Wyoming

Employment type: Full-time

ServeWyoming AmeriCorps VISTA-Summer-The Science Zone

We provide opportunities for students to engage with science through a variety of camps, classes, and programs, we offer some of these opportunities at no cost, and for all fee-based programs we have a robust scholarship program. We strongly believe quality science education should be made available to everyone regardless of financial status. If a family is unable to afford the cost, we will provide the program at a reduced fee, or entirely free of charge. Further help on this page can be found by clicking here.

Member Duties : VISTAs assist in science camps with a focus on environmental & outdoor education & help support capacity building for our organization. We serve students from the ages of 4-15 in our summer camp program. Our camps are a mix of paying customers, & scholarship recipients. As the VISTA members work with our attendees, they will be working with a mix of students from a variety of backgrounds including those from the low-income sector. Programing will focus on school readiness, K-12 success, career & technical Education & STEAM to alleviate summer learning loss. Our 21st Century Community Learning Centers program, "Idea Lab" is focused on preparing middle & high school students for college & careers with a focus on science, technology, engineering, art, & math. This free program focuses recruitment efforts on low-income populations. The VISTA Program members will have the opportunity to work with students of all ages & backgrounds.

Program Benefits : Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend , Training , Living Allowance .

Terms :

Permits attendance at school during off hours , Car recommended , Permits working at another job during off hours .

Service Areas :

Technology , Community Outreach , Children/Youth , Education .

Skills :

Fund raising/Grant Writing , Leadership , Communications , Community Organization , General Skills , Youth Development , Team Work , Recruitment , Fine Arts/Crafts , Public Speaking , Education , Teaching/Tutoring , Writing/Editing , Conflict Resolution .

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