Character Education Fellow - Fiver Children's Foundation

Location: New York City, NY & Poolville, NY Dates: May 20 - August 21, 2019

 Compensation: $700/week stipend, up to 5% bonus Deadline: March 24, 2019

 

Future Leaders In ACtion Overview:

Future Leaders in Action (FLIA) cultivates leaders and strengthens youth-oriented nonprofits through a fellowship program. Fellows, individuals interested in entering the social sector, work on-site full-time at a partner nonprofit to develop or implement a pre-determined enrichment program.

Throughout the fellowship, fellows gain various professional skills including fundraising, communication, program development, in a fast-paced, hands-on learning environment. 

 

Fiver Overview:

The Fiver Children’s Foundation is a comprehensive youth development organization that makes a 10-year commitment to children from underserved communities throughout New York City and central New York. Through character-building summer and year-round out-of-school time programs, Fiver empowers children to make ethical and healthy decisions, to become engaged citizens, and to succeed in school, careers, and life.

 

Position Overview and Responsibilities:

You will ...

  • Revise, enhance and facilitate curricula, which focuses on understanding Fiver values and attributes, practicing self-reflection, and enhancing soft skills, for all Camp Fiver attendees

  • Create a system of continued implementation of curricula after fellowship

  • Have a Camp Fiver Leadership position and associated responsibilities

  • Work in NYC Office for initial program development from May 28 - June 7, 2019

  • Work directly with youth including facilitating above programming at Camp Fiver in Poolville, NY from June 10 -August 16, 2019 (room & board provided)

  • Work remotely or in NYC office to wrap up curricula from August 19 - 21, 2019

  • Attend pre-fellowship training retreat in Chicago, IL from May 20-25, 2019 (expenses covered)

  • Fundraise $500 (with guidance from FLIA)

  • Actively participate in weekly FLIA professional development responsibilities including check-in calls

  • Write two blog articles

  • Complete final report and video

 

Position Qualifications:

  • Comfortable working with youth

  • Commitment to continuous professional improvement and reflection

  • Resourcefulness and initiative

  • Passionate about the social sector

  • Use patience and tolerance to address problems

  • Demonstrate integrity

  • Demonstrate professionalism

Note:

The selected candidate will be required to pass a criminal background check and/or fingerprinting.

Literacy Program Fellow - Fiver Children's Foundation

Location: New York City, NY & Poolville, NY Dates: May 20 - August 21, 2019

 Compensation: $700/week stipend, up to 5% bonus Deadline: March 24, 2019

 

Future Leaders In Action Overview:

Future Leaders in Action (FLIA) cultivates leaders and strengthens youth-oriented nonprofits through a fellowship program. Fellows, individuals interested in entering the social sector, work on-site full-time at a partner nonprofit to develop or implement a pre-determined enrichment program.

Throughout the fellowship, fellows gain various professional skills including fundraising, communication, program development, in a fast-paced, hands-on learning environment. 

 

Fiver Overview:

The Fiver Children’s Foundation is a comprehensive youth development organization that makes a 10-year commitment to children from underserved communities throughout New York City and central New York. Through character-building summer and year-round out-of-school time programs, Fiver empowers children to make ethical and healthy decisions, to become engaged citizens, and to succeed in school, careers, and life.

 

Position Overview and Responsibilities:

You will ...

  • Create, alter, enhance and facilitate literacy and reflections curricula for Camp Fiver attendees

  • Create a system of continued implementation of curricula after fellowship

  • Have a Camp Fiver Leadership position and associated responsibilities

  • Work in NYC Office for initial program development from May 28 - June 7, 2019

  • Work directly with youth including facilitating above programming at Camp Fiver in Poolville, NY from June 10 -August 16, 2019 (room & board provided)

  • Work remotely or in NYC office to wrap up curricula from August 19 - 21, 2019

  • Attend pre-fellowship training retreat in Chicago, IL from May 20-25, 2019 (expenses covered)

  • Fundraise $500 (with guidance from FLIA)

  • Actively participate in weekly FLIA professional development responsibilities including check-in calls

  • Write two blog articles

  • Complete final report and video

 

Position Qualifications:

  • Comfortable working with youth

  • Commitment to continuous professional improvement and reflection

  • Resourcefulness and initiative

  • Passionate about the social sector

  • Use patience and tolerance to address problems

  • Demonstrate integrity

  • Demonstrate professionalism

Note:

The selected candidate will be required to pass a criminal background check and/or fingerprinting.