Community-Based Mentoring Facilitator at YSS in Ames, Iowa

Posted in Management 7 days ago.

Type: Full-Time

Job Description:

The Community-Based Mentoring Program Facilitator will support the expansion of the YSS Community-Based Mentoring Program. The Facilitator will work directly with YSS staff and community partners to identify children and youth to participate as mentees, schedule mentor visits, and monitor and evaluate progress of matches. The Facilitator will communicate with parents/legal guardians, caseworkers, and YSS staff to obtain permission to participate in the program and program activities. The Facilitator will be responsible for recruiting, screening, training, and familiarizing mentees and mentors with the program. They will match mentors with mentees based on personality, interests, and availability, and will be responsible for ongoing support and evaluation of the program. This Facilitator is also responsible for maintaining records through online databases and supporting grant requirements and reporting.