Friends of the Rafael Hernández School (Boston)
SCI Social Capital Inc.

165m New Boston St Ste 233, Woburn, Ma 01801-6228
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Friends of the Rafael Hernández School (Boston)

Status Actively recruiting
Service dates September 2022 to June 2023

At Friends of the Rafael Hernández School (FOH), the SCI AmeriCorps member will:

●  Participate fully in all SCI AmeriCorps orientations and trainings
●  Help realize mission of FOH in supporting and advocating for the Rafael Hernández K-8 Dual Language Immersion School and the surrounding community by contributing to the cultural fabric of the neighborhood and increasing access to high-quality enrichment programs
●  Mentor, advise and build relationships with a cohort of Middle School students, providing academic and social-emotional support during school day and after school hours (Spanish fluency is a plus)
●  Be trained in implementing an advisory and mentoring program focused on academics and careers
●  Support Middle School teachers in researching, developing and implementing programs
●  Create opportunities for student Service Hours and service-learning
●  Recruit volunteers/partners to provide workshops/presentations on career pathways and interest areas
●  Coordinate regular communication with families regarding pathway options for students
●  Complete a Social Capital Youth Project for FOH’s youth enrichment programming


Boston, MA

Living allowance Receive a Taxable Stipend up to $23,000/year, paid bi-weekly
Benefits ●  Receive a Taxable Stipend up to $23,000/year, paid bi-weekly ●  Earn a Federal Education Award worth up to $6,495 upon successful completion of service ●  40-hour SCI Member Professional Development Certificate Program: professional development training in Volunteer Management, Building Social Capital, Community Outreach, Youth Development, Project Management, and DEI (Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion) ●  Eligible for Free Healthcare at a no-cost premium ●  Can receive Student Loan Forbearance during active service
Desired skills, certifications or qualifications

●  Able to commit to Full-Time service in local communities with diverse residents
●  Effective communication skills to conduct community outreach (written and verbal)
●  Strong work ethic, collaboration, and time management skills
●  Availability to serve in-person for some or all service activities

Other conditions
Weekly Hours Full-Time
Our mission To strengthen communities by connecting diverse individuals and organizations through civic engagement initiatives.
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