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Dysart Community Center-Adult Education: Citizenship Tutor

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Company Name: 
Dysart Community Center
Application Due Date: 
Sunday, April 5, 2020
El Mirage
Federal Work-Study Eligible Site: 
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For over 56 years Dysart Community Center has been committed to providing educational and developmental opportunities for children, youth and adults in the West Valley. Dysart Community Center is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization established in 1962 by a group of twelve determined volunteers to provide basic health and educational resources to local families on the verge of poverty. Educating those in need was the priority for these volunteers and remains so today.

From its founding more than fifty years ago, Dysart Community Center has expanded its services to provide a variety of educational programs for thousands of West Valley residents in our local communities. Today we proudly serve our community with GD, ESL and citizenship courses for adults, after-school and summer care for youths and teens and access to various basic needs resources for families and individuals. We believe that by empowering our community through education while providing relief from various social economic stresses, we can play an important part in help in our community members reach the full potential of their character and capabilities

The intern will help with the Adult Education Citizenship Program. Their imagination will help fuel interesting and innovative lesson plans. This internship will provide the opportunity of working with Adult learners, helping them prepare for the US Citizenship exam.

All training, materials and support are provided, you can select days and times that suit your schedule

Flexible times to suit Students -

Mondays through Wednesdays 10:00AM to 8:00PM AND Thursdays 10:00AM to 7:00PM - at least 2 hours per week.

This opportunity is only available to Estrella Mountain Community College students. Applicants are REQUIRED to submit and online application, a resume, and a cover letter. Free resume/cover letter/mock interview assistance is available by appointment only at the EMCC Career & Transfer Center. To schedule your appointment please visit or call 623-935-8740 or email ctc.frontdesk@estrellamountain.edu.

Duties and Responsibilities: 
  • Help small classes or individuals prepare for the US Citizenship Exam
  • Prepare lesson plans for instruction
  • Monitor students comprehension
Minimum Requirements: 
  • Currently enrolled at EMCC
  • Maintain a 2.5 GPA
  • Interest in Civics, Social Studies, Political Science, or other related fields 
  • Great Communication Skills
  • Flexible
  • Maintain a positive attitude 
  • Understand and be comfortable with diversity

The Maricopa County Community College District (MCCCD) is an EEO/AA institution and an equal opportunity employer of protected veterans and individuals with disabilities. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, or national origin. A lack of English language skills will not be a barrier to admission and participation in the career and technical education programs of the District.

The Maricopa County Community College District does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex, disability or age in its programs or activities. For Title IX/504 concerns, call the following number to reach the appointed coordinator: (480) 731-8499. For additional information, as well as a listing of all coordinators within the Maricopa College system, visit http://www.maricopa.edu/non-discrimination.