CITY OF SPRINGFIELD Americorp Youth Mentor in SPRINGFIELD, Illinois

This job was posted by https://illinoisjoblink.illinois.gov : For more information, please see: https://illinoisjoblink.illinois.gov/ada/r/jobs/6179047 The City of Springfield along with AmeriCorps are seeking individuals to will plan, setup, and implementation of program activities, including identifying necessary supplies, space, and roles of other activity specialists. Duties include focus on participants' personal development through diverse program offerings, with a focus on increasing their interests, attendance, program participation, knowledge and abilities. Implements guidance and discipline policies. Communicates and maintains standards of conduct for program participants. Recommends new offerings in specific program areas and creates and implements necessary plans to initiate new program offerings. Identify prospective community resources/volunteers that could assist with the program. This position requires knowledge skill and mental development equivalent to high school diploma or GED; read and write English fluently committed to completing a full term of service hours as agreed upon between Member and AmeriCorps Manager. Position also requires being 18 years of age or older and ability to pass the required criminal background investigation.