Position Title: Youth Leader (Salem, NJ or Wilmington, DE)
                                                                         
Summary of Position
Don't leave your teens with nothing productive to engage in over the summer! Join OVA's Leadership Academy free for 6 teens over the summer! Youth age 14-18 learn leadership, planning, discipline, work ethic and success skills working directly with uniquely qualified professionals. Passionate about working with youth?? Lead hands on this summer teaching concepts and lessons which reinforce the mastery of key standards through literacy, arts and highly engaging fun! Youth work under the direct leadership of OVA Director of Education, Heather Townsend, Ed. D.

Minimum Qualifications:
• Youth Age 14+  
• Commitment to adhere to program policies and procedures
• Clean criminal history acceptable for working with children by State/Federal law

Desired Qualifications:
• Prompt Attendance
• High energy personality with leadership qualities

• Exhibits discipline, integrity, patience, and flexibility




Position Title: Youth Ambassador Intern (Salem, NJ or Wilmington, DE)
                                                                         
Summary of Position
This is a hands on leadership role working directly with uniquely qualified educators learning how to develop creative curriculum, foster academic achievement and improve student performance by demonstrating and directly teaching concepts and lessons which reinforce the mastery of key standards through literacy, arts and highly engaging fun! Interns work under the direct leadership of OVA Director of Education, Heather Townsend, Ed. D.

Minimum Qualifications:
• Advanced Maturity (Age 16+)  
• High energy to work with youth 
• Commitment to adhere to program policies and procedures
• Clean criminal history acceptable for working with children by State/Federal law

Desired Qualifications:
• Youth Program/Classroom Management Experience
• Experience working effectively to improve student academic achievement

• Exhibits integrity, patience, and flexibility


One Village Alliance has meaningful leadership and internship opportunities for highly motivated, talented and energetic students and professionals to become part of our dynamic team! 


Each summer OVA incorporates cultural diversity and enrichment fun to take at-risk youth an educational journey "Around the World in a Summer!" (ATWAS). Our goal is to create a rich, summer camp experience to children whose families may otherwise not be able to afford it. ATWAS provides a mix of literacy instruction, storytelling, outings and activities that guide youth (age 6-13) on an exhilarating exploration of world cultures through:

Literature

Math, Money and Numbers

Arts & Crafts

Music & Movement and

Culinary Arts


Interested candidates should review the following opportunities and send your letter of interest and/or resume/CV to apply@iamthevillage.org. Please note the position description title in the subject line of your email. We look forward to you joining our village!



Position Title: Youth Ambassador Lead (Salem, NJ or Wilmington, DE)
                                                                         
Summary of Position 
Our 7 week summer camp for children ages 7-13 is seeking an energetic, accountable Youth Ambassador Lead to provide a safe and memorable experience for our campers. The Youth Ambassador Lead is responsible for planning, leading, and implementing cultural and enrichment lessons and experiences for children as well as the general safety, development, growth, and skill achievement of summer camp participants. Duties include daily lesson planning and implementation, classroom management, coordinating trips and activities, monitoring meals, overseeing transitions to and from scheduled events and lessons, and facilitating literacy and cultural fun. The ideal candidate will be an excellent leader with a genuine passion for working with and empowering young people. Applicants should be patient, organized and confident in their ability to motivate and lead campers, interns and volunteers on an exhilarating journey “Around the World in a Summer”!

Minimum Qualifications:
• 2 yrs experience in classroom management, direct teaching and lesson planning (age 6-13)
• Valid Driver’s License and reliable transportation
• Clean criminal history acceptable for working with children by State/Federal law

Desired Qualifications:
• Teacher Certification
• Experience working effectively to improve student academic achievement
• Creativity, integrity, patience, and flexibility



BRING YOUR PASSION TO OUR VILLAGE!