Title: Reading & Tech Warrior LeadersReports to: Warrior CoachOpen to: Young adults ages 14 through 21. 15 positions are available.Schedule: Orientation June 19 - 23rd; Work Period June 26th - August 4thPay: $8.00/hour
SUMMARY OF POSITION:Reading Warriors will be assigned to a small group of elementary grade children who they will work with throughout the summer to improve their reading skills and help them develop a true passion for reading. Warriors will be trained and work at summer camps in the Hill District and other parts of the city.
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:● Be a role model for the other Warriors and your assigned elementary children● Read with elementary children● Have elementary children read to you● Discuss everyone's books with other Reading Warriors● Escort children to libraries and other community locations● Wear your t-shirts when traveling to and from the site, at your site, at trainings, and at outreach events
QUALIFICATIONS:● Must live in the Hill District or West Oakland● Must be willing to read with elementary school children● Must value education and reading and be willing to share that passion● Must be willing to participate in extensive professional development● Must be ready to accept the responsibility of mentoring younger children and providing leadership to other Warriors