Local Coordinator

Opportunity Summary

Help Amazing Students From Around The World!  (More Details...)

When?

Mar 1, 2016, 12pm - Mar 1, 2018, 12pm       49 volunteers needed!

Details

Education, Travel & Culture (ETC) is a non-profit organization providing inbound and outbound international exchange opportunities for over 400 high school students each year from over 15 different countries. Since 1998 ETC has maintained an outstanding reputation for providing personal attention and service throughout the entire process.


Join our team and work with the most amazing students from around the world. We are looking for new Local Coordinators in NC.

Local Coordinators (LC's) work closely with exchange students, host families, and local high schools. LC’s are actively involved in the recruitment of volunteer host families for our international high school students for either a semester or a school year.

LC’s keep in regular monthly contact with host families, students and schools, complete monthly contact forms, mediate conflicts between host family and student and help to find a resolution, plan activities for students every other month, assist both the student and host family with the adjustment process and monitor the students progress in school and provide assistance as necessary.

The Local Coordinator position is family-friendly, flexible, and even complements a busy schedule. LC’s volunteer approximately 10-20 hours per week.


If you have a sincere desire to promote global goodwill and understanding, believe in ETC’s mission and the philosophy of the Exchange Visitor Program then JOIN OUR TEAM!

Qualifications:
*Recruiting background or willingness to seek/recruit volunteer host families for high school exchange students.
*Self-motivated, organized, well networked within community and have a flexible schedule.
*Value teens from around the world and appreciate the cultural enrichment they bring to our schools and communities.
*Ability to problem solve and support students and host families during the students' program.
*Drivers License and transportation.

LC’s will receive full training upon appointment and ongoing support from the local Field Manager.

Visit www.edutrav.org for more information