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Employer: 
Chautauqua Striders, Inc.
Semester: 
Spring
Type: 
Breaking
Work Site Location: 
Salamanca, NY
Job Description: 

Applicant will work as an academic mentor with students and assist school staff as necessary. Applicant can expect to learn and further develop skills in data collection, pre/post surveys, developing age appropriate one-on-one activities, and working professionally with appropriate school staff as it relates to the position and student(s) such as monitoring school day attendance, discipline referrals, and grades.

Requirements: 

Applicant should possess knowledge of NYS graduation requirements, types of high school degrees, and post secondary opportunities, and be willing to build academic relationships with high school students. Applicant should also have a minimum GPA of 3.0 and at least 25-30 credit hours completed prior to completing the internship.

Responsibilities: 

Academic mentor will meet with no more than five Salamanca high school students during a study hall or lunch to promote the benefits of earning a high school degree, discuss after graduation opportunities, and encourage participation in other college related activities.

Hours per Week: 
5-10 hours per week
Salary: 
Starting at $10.00/hour depending on experience and education
Zip Code: 
14701

To apply for this internship, please contact the Office of Experiential Learning at 716.338.1381 or use this contact form.