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Opportunity Team Details

Middle School/High School After School Program Volunteer

Middle School/High School After School Program Volunteer

Lussier Community Education Center

POSITION SUMMARY: Volunteers will assist our free after school program serving a diverse group of middle school students. Volunteers will support our vision for youth programs at LCEC to prepare our youth to be college and career ready. Volunteers who thrive in this role focus on building a relationship with youth by getting to know them as individuals, building trust, and being someone youth can talk to about their day. HOURS: 1.75 hours/week Shift Options: Mondays-Fridays 4:15 PM – 6:00 PM DUTIES & RESPONSIBILITIES: 1. Help engage youth in any daily activities. 2. Help staff with any set up or cleanup for activities. DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS 1. Experience building relationships and working with youth of color. 2. Mature attitude, creativity & resourcefulness. 3. Understanding and appreciation of socio-economically, ethnically and culturally diverse populations. 4. Cultural humility and focus on positive youth development. REPORTS TO: Youth Programs Manager APPLICATION PROCESS: Submit a Volunteer Application & complete informal interview, have a background check on file, complete volunteer training. Timeline for process dependent on timeliness of submission.

Our mission at the Lussier Community Education Center is to build community, create opportunities, and enrich education. At the LCEC, we envision drawing in generations of community members from all walks of life to take care of one another and create a more just, healthy, and vibrant community. Our programs and services include afterschool and summer camp programs for youth grades elementary through high school, a food pantry, employment placement, community & senior meals, a jobs training center, and much more.

55 South Gammon Road
Madison, Wisconsin 53717

Fall 2023

Thursdays from 4:15 PM to 6:00 PM
from 9/25/2023 to 12/8/2023

Lyft- Paid for by the Morgridge Center for Public Service