Sponsor-A-Scholar Coordinator, Philadelphia Futures

Posted by on September 10, 2010

Sponsor-A-Scholar Coordinator, Philadelphia Futures

Last day to apply: November 1, 2010

Philadelphia Futures has an exciting position open for an individual committed to the academic success of low-income, first-generation-to-college students. The Sponsor-A-Scholar Coordinator assists in the implementation of a comprehensive college preparation program for promising high school students attending Philadelphia’s neighborhood high schools with a goal of supporting college readiness and success. Responsibilities include promoting academic progress among students; fostering positive communication and relationships among students, volunteer mentors, parents and schools; providing year-round college guidance and awareness activities; and visiting high schools on a regular basis. Education, college guidance, or social work background helpful; bilingual skills (English/Spanish) desired. Experience with/committment to the needs of high school boys a plus. Master’s degree preferred. This is a full-time position that reports to the Director of the Sponsor-A-Scholar Program

How to Apply:
Send cover letter, resume and salary requirements to:
Human Resources, Philadelphia Futures, 230 South Broad Street, Philadelphia PA 19102 or via email to:
HR@philadelphiafutures.org (please indicate “SAS Coordinator” in the subject line).


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