As a Program Manager for High School Career Exploration Partnerships, you will be responsible for developing a region-wide high school internship program to provide students the opportunity to explore a variety of career options. This position will require the coordinator to establish relationships with industry partners and regional high schools. The ideal candidate will have a passion to help others and their community with excellent communication and organizational skills.
This position is located in Dayton, OH, and is hosted by Southwestern Ohio Council for Higher Education (SOCHE). SOCHE collaborates with higher education institutions, industry, and community partners to provide critical maker-centered career exploration opportunities for K12 students to prepare them to successfully transition from high school to the workforce, military, or advance education programs. These opportunities include multiple in-school, after-school, and experiential learning engagements.
The position is sponsored by The Makers + Mentors Network (MMN), a STEM initiative of Citizen Schools. MMN partners with community colleges, nonprofits, school districts, and minority-serving institutions to run the Maker Fellows program.
As a Maker Fellow, you will join a cohort of 26 AmeriCorps VISTA members placed at leading organizations across the country and participate in a year-long structured and collaborative learning pathway.
Benefits include a living stipend of $13,362.70/year, a $400/month housing stipend, a Segal Education Award of $6,195 upon successful completion, or end of year cash stipend of $1,800, healthcare coverage, and child care subsidy.
Please visit https://makersandmentors.org/makerfellowscareers to learn more about this unique opportunity or apply to the Southwestern Ohio Council for Higher Education (SOCHE) opportunity at https://socheintern.org/students/.
For additional questions, contact Cassie.Barlow@soche.org.