Academic Youth Advocate

Academic Youth Advocate

The VLP is looking for a committed individual who wants to increase their experience building relationships with urban youth. The LINK Leaders program is a school-year and summer initiative for middle and high school students.

The Academic Youth Advocate is responsible for assisting with all aspects of the VLP’s LINK Leaders program including: academic curriculum delivery, enrichment sessions, coordinating partners, recruitment and enrollment of program participants, character education & service learning projects, attendance tracking, management of volunteers and classroom assistants, and oversight of program events.

Qualified candidates will have a 2-3 years of experience in youth development. B.A. in Education or related field. Prior experience with restorative practices is preferred.

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Post offer background check required.