CCI Greenheart, a non-profit educational exchange organization, is looking for Local Coordinators to work with exchange students in the Upper Midwest areas such as:
CCI Greenheart is the only program with a GREENHEART! What does that mean you ask? CCI Greenheart focuses on conservation and volunteering with our cultural exchange program. We are actively giving back to our local communities in the form of community service, volunteering, and we even have grants available to do eco-friendly/environmentally friendly community service projects in the local areas. We are paperless, and use an on-line database system - another "green" point!
Local Coordinator Responsibilities:
➢ Promote all CCI Greenheart programs - short term, outbound, academic school year, semesters...
➢ Find qualified host families and interface with accredited schools for exchange students
➢ Provide an orientation to the host families and exchange students
➢ Maintain monthly contact with host families and exchange students throughout the school year
➢ Write quarterly evaluations for natural parents to follow student progress
➢ Be available to answer questions/solve problems
➢Opportunity to grow to become an Area Coordinator or Regional Manager
➢ Outgoing and connected to the community - great networker
➢Ability to interface with host families, students and schools
➢ Valid driver's license & reliable transportation
➢ Pass a criminal background check
➢ Experience in mediation and/or counseling a plus
Must be above the age of 26 years old.
Compensation for Local Coordinators:
➢ Stipend of $ 800 - $1000 for each exchange student for whom the Local Coordinator is responsible, with the possibility for a bonus based on meeting early placement deadlines
➢ Contributing to greater international and cultural understanding
➢ Helping an exchange student realize his/her dream of attending an American high school
➢International and domestic incentive trips. Example: Argentina (2014), Madrid, Spain (2015), Miami (2016), Greece (2017)
Be a part of a growing and energetic agency with a great reputation. Opportunity to grow your area, and grow with the agency.
Area Coordinator Job Responsibilities:
➢ Build & lead a team of Local Coordinators in designated area
➢ Place & monitor 15+ students
➢ Be a part of the management team.
➢ Must be proficient in database functions
➢Experience as a Local Coordinator placing and monitoring students
Interested in applying? Please fill out our online inquiry and application and upload your resume at our website: www.ccigreenheart.org