UNLV's Center for Academic Enrichment & Outreach - GEAR UP
AmeriCorps - Nevada

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Member Duties : The member will assist UNLV Center for Academic Enrichment and Outreach in facilitating GEAR UP activities that support the Attendance Improvement Plan in at-risk schools in the Las Vegas area. The member will work directly with school personnel and GEAR UP staff to implement an attendance improvement plan for students characterized as on watch for attendance issues. The member will maintain direct contact with students, make phone calls to students and parents, facilitate acquisition and completion of makeup work, facilitate the recording of absences and interpret attendance requirements to help keep students on track to graduate. The member will serve as a liaison to school staff, students and parents by contacting parents regarding student attendance, special events, program activities and site arrangements for parent meetings. The member will also facilitate student activities and work with program staff to promote the importance of school and higher education.

Program Benefits :
Education award upon successful completion of service

,

Living Allowance

,

Training
.

Terms :
Car recommended

,

Permits attendance at school during off hours

,

Permits working at another job during off hours

,

Uniforms provided and required
.

Service Areas :
Community Outreach

,

Children/Youth

,

Education
.

Skills :
Counseling

,

Communications

,

Community Organization

,

Conflict Resolution

,

Education

,

Leadership

,

Teaching/Tutoring

,

Youth Development

,

General Skills
.

Program Benefits :
Education award upon successful completion of service

,

Living Allowance

,

Training
.

Terms :
Car recommended

,

Permits attendance at school during off hours

,

Permits working at another job during off hours

,

Uniforms provided and required
.

Service Areas :
Community Outreach

,

Children/Youth

,

Education
.

Skills :
Counseling

,

Communications

,

Community Organization

,

Conflict Resolution

,

Education

,

Leadership

,

Teaching/Tutoring

,

Youth Development

,

General Skills
.

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