ECDC African Community Center of Denver

OnTRAC College Readiness Program Intern

2 Months

Project Term: June 4th – August 2nd
Est. Hours: 27 hours/week x 9 weeks
Locations: Aurora
Denver

Application Deadline: April 19, 2019 (interviews can be conducted earlier if applicant needs an earlier decision for planning purposes)

The African Community Center (ACC) is seeking an OnTRAC College Readiness Program Intern! The OnTRAC Intern will co-lead the OnTRAC college readiness program with ACC’s Youth Career and College Counselor and other OnTRAC Interns. OnTRAC is a college-readiness summer program that uniquely prepares refugee and immigrant youth to pursue higher education after they graduate high school. The OnTRAC Intern will be expected to take leadership and ownership over class facilitation and day to day operations of the program in partnership with ACC’s Youth Career and College Counselor. Demonstrated experience teaching, counseling, or leading youth programs is not necessary. This role will aid in improving the lives of refugees by forging a path towards higher education.

Schedule: June 4th– August 2nd: 27 hours/week x 9 weeks, Monday-Wednesday 10-4 Thursday 10-7

Additional information: Position Description

Interested volunteers must first attend a General Orientation session at ACC. Please go to our website at  www.acc-den.org/volunteer to see upcoming orientation dates and to sign up.

ECDC African Community Center of Denver (ECDC ACC) was established in 2001 as a program office of the Ethiopian Community Development Council (ECDC). Over its 17-year history, ECDC ACC has served over 6,000 refugees, asylum seekers, special immigrant visa holders, and Cuban parolees.