The mission of Oakland Kids First (OKF) is to create leadership opportunities for young people to transform their schools so that all youth graduate with the skills and motivation to succeed. Over the past fifteen years, OKF has developed a unique model for school improvement that demonstrates the importance of youth leadership and engagement as a strategy to improve school culture and achieve equitable outcomes for underserved students.
OKF is seeking an Academic Mentor that will academic and enrichment services in collaboration with fellow Academic Mentors and school day staff.
Hours and Compensation: Part Time 6 hours per week. Additional hours can be available based on student demand.
Start Date: August 2019
Offer of employment is contingent on passing a criminal background screen and TB test.
To apply, submit resume and cover letter to firstname.lastname@example.org. Cover letter should include why you think you are an ideal candidate for this position and what experience you have that would prepare you for this position. Please include the job title in the subject line.
Thank you for applying. Due to the volume of candidates, we are unable to contact each candidate individually. If you are being considered for the position, you will be contacted within 5 business days. We are unable to accept phone calls or walk-ins.
Oakland Kids First provides equal employment opportunity to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, creed, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, age, marital status, sexual orientation, physical or mental disability, veteran status or any other classification prohibited by applicable law.
The position is part time, 6 hours per week, with some additional hours during major events. Academic Mentor will report directly to the Community Programs Manager. Salary is commensurate with experience. Employer provides vacation, health, and dental benefits.