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Wanted - Check & Connect Mentors

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Attention Community!
The Wayne County School System is looking for a Check and Connect mentors.

 

Mentoring responsibilities begins as soon as possible and continues until May 3, 2019.

 

Send resume’ to:
Wayne County Board of Education
Attention: Mrs. Tina Moseley
710 W. Pine St.
Jesup, GA 31545

 

Check and Connect Mentor Responsibilities:

*Mentor meets with two or more middle school students weekly and connects with the students in a positive way

*Mentor checks and monitors students’ attendance, behavior, and course grades/credits weekly and designs personalized interventions for students

*Mentor interacts with students’ parents and teachers on a regular basis to check progress

*Long-term commitment – preferably mentor works with same students from 6th through 12 grades

 

Qualifications:

*Bachelor’s degree in education or human service field

*Experience working with adolescents, youth agencies, social services, and/or school systems

*Knowledge of community and educational resources

*Persistence. A belief that all youth have the ability to learn.

*Ability and willingness to work with families using a non-blaming approach

*Valid driver’s license, car insurance, and a reliable means of transportation