Positions Are Available

Coordinator: Kids 4 College

The Coordinator is responsible for developing and coordinating a state-wide program that creates opportunities for disenfranchised rural students. The Coordinator will help high school students create opportunities for themselves and their schools through becoming: 1) self- advocates 2) college bound 3) change agents in school structures and policies.

Working collaboratively with the staff of RMM, as well as with Migrant Education, the CAMP program and others, the Coordinator will have the following responsibilities in developing and expanding the program:

  • Design the Program (building upon both the current Kids for College Program, and the YEP Programs of RMM)
  • Develop a recruitment program
  • Establish a summer institute & quarterly retreats that establish a cohort of participants
  • Establish a mentor program to support the participants
  • Establish relationships/networks with high schools, colleges and advocacy organizations
  • Develop and staff an Advisory Committee made up of both educators and education advocates as well as former program participants/graduates
  • For further information and submissions instructions, download the position here.

    Grant Writer: Kids 4 College

    The Grant Writer is responsible for developing financial support for Kids 4 College.

    Working collaboratively with the staff of RMM, the Grant Writer will have responsibility for developing support for the Program through grants and donor development. Requirements of the Position include:

  • Experience in grant writing
  • Experience working with youth, especially disenfranchised youth
  • Committed to social and economic justice in the midst of disenfranchised communities
  • Strong interest and experience in working with non-profit organizations
  • An independent worker and yet also committed to team work.
  • Creativity, persistence and strong writing skills
  • Foundation relationship building
  • For further information and submissions instructions, download the position here.

    Contact Laura Lecour with any questions.