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Peace Community Center
REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS – 21st Century After School Program Evaluators
Peace Community Center & Peace Lutheran Church
Vision & Call Intern (2021-2022 School Year)
The Vision and Call Intern will serve as a leader in Peace Lutheran Church’s children/youth ministries and Peace Community Center’s McCarver Scholars program. Vision and Call Interns are called to mentor children, care for families, and build disciples for Christ in the community.
Monthly Stipend: $1684/month
Location: Tacoma, WA
Position Type: Internship, Full-time (40 hours/week)
Length of Commitment: 9.5 months (end of August – early June)
Reports To: McCarver Scholars Program Manager (Peace Community Center) and Director of Children, Youth & Family Ministry (Peace Lutheran Church)
21-22 Academic Success Coach
The Academic Success Coach provides direct tutoring and mentoring services to program participants including academic, social and emotional, and general support for successful program delivery. Under the direction of the Program Manager, the Academic Success Coach will develop a culture of belonging and excellence among a cohort of elementary or middle school participants through check-ins, tutoring, self-regulation practice, development and facilitation of STEAM enrichments, as well as regular contact with family members.
Part-Time USDA Coordinator
The USDA Food Coordinator leads meal preparation and service at our elementary and high school programs. Reliable, professional, and able to work well independently, the coordinator ensures that quality, USDA-compliant food is served to students during after school programming. Note: This position is part-time and the hours are Monday-Friday from 1:00-6:00 p.m.
By joining Washington Service Corps’ AmeriCorps program you can help local non-profits, schools, government agencies, tribal nations and faith-based organizations meet community needs. At Peace Community Center, our Service team is a critical support to our Elementary, Middle School, High School and Postsecondary programs. Take a look at the stories below to see how our WSC and Vision and Call members are making an impact in Tacoma Public Schools and the Hilltop Community.