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Choctaw Nation of Oklahoma Youth Advisory Board (YAB) Advisor in Antlers, Oklahoma

Youth Advisory Board (YAB) Advisor

Description

Job Summary:

Responsible for developing, facilitating, and overseeing the delivery of a broad range of educational and cultural programs designed to create strong and confident leaders in our youth.

Primary Tasks:

  1. Act as a mentor/role model in teaching servant leadership skills and provide skill building education with an emphasis on empowering youth.

  2. Facilitate activities designed to develop and promote leadership, cultural awareness, core values, teamwork, perseverance, communication skills and volunteering.

  3. Support and advocate on behalf of youth that may be facing problems that need referral to other agencies/programs within and outside of the Choctaw Nation.

  4. Screen all volunteer and educational opportunities for credibility and safety on behalf of the youth.

  5. Facilitate productive monthly student led meetings, to ensure that students follow proper meeting protocol using Robert’s Rules of order, and that a community action plan is created and implemented for each project.

  6. Coordinate community service projects with: community/county coalitions, Service Organizations, Chambers of Commerce, Public Schools, Choctaw Nation Programs, and numerous other organizations, while maintaining a highly professional relationship with key personnel.

  7. Document and maintain accurate volunteer projects and hours and provide timely statistical activity reports when requested.

  8. Collaborate with other Choctaw Nation Education Programs to provide new member recruitment opportunities with school districts and other organizations.

  9. Ensure that all program goals/objectives are met while continuously re-evaluating processes to maintain relevancy.

  10. All other duties as assigned

Required Education, Skills and Experience:

MINIMUM

  • Associate’s Degree or equivalent experience in Leadership Development, Education, Behavioral Sciences or similar field.

  • Possess strong oral and written communication skills; strong computer and technology skills; as well as the ability to relate effectively with persons from diverse backgrounds.

  • Prior experience in designing and administering educational curriculum.

  • Ability to work independently or in a team environment.

  • Professional ethics and confidentiality related to working with minor students.

  • Exhibit a willingness to work a flexible work schedule as necessary. This will occasionally encompass evening and weekend hours.

  • 2 years

TARGET

  • Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent experience in Leadership Development, Education, Behavioral Sciences or similar field.

  • Possess excellent oral and written communication skills; strong computer and technology skills; as well as the ability to relate effectively with persons from diverse backgrounds.

  • Five years of teaching experience with a valid teaching license.

  • Demonstrate a willingness and desire to be the motivating force that will help encourage students to develop leadership skills.

  • Professional ethics and confidentiality related to working with minor students.

  • Exhibit a willingness to work a flexible work schedule as necessary. This will occasionally encompass evening and weekend hours.

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Job Education

Primary Location OK-Antlers

Work Locations Choctaw Nation Children and Family Services 500 N. Hwy 271 Antlers 74523

Organization Education

Schedule Regular

Full-time

Day Job

Req ID: 21011803

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