ABOUT KANSAS CITY SCHOLARS Kansas City Scholars (www.kcscholars.org) was designed to change thousands of individual lives and transform the region by preparing our future Workshop and contributing to the regional economy. It is a 501(c)(3) college scholarship, persistence, and support organization designed to increase the college completion rate for low- and modest- income students and adult learners across the six-county, bi-state service region. KC Scholars awards traditional college scholarships to high school juniors, adult learner scholarships to adults 18 years and older, and college savings match awards to high school freshman. KC Scholars supports all its awardees throughout the process and during college. KC Scholars newest program, Great Jobs KC, provides tuition assistance to approved job training programs in high paying and high-demand industries such as construction, healthcare, information technology, and manufacturing. With the support of Great Jobs KC, adults 18 and older can learn the skills needed in one year or less to earn a life sustaining income. Launched in September 2016, KC Scholars has experienced widespread community engagement and rapid scaling. We now have more than 6,000 Scholars, with over 2,000 scholarship recipients currently in college.
ABOUT THE ROLE
Reports to: Executive Director GJKC - PLAU
Location: Kansas City, MO
Hybrid: 2 days in office, 3 days remote (technology provided)
Status: Nonexempt, Part Time
Salary: Annual salary based on experience
Benefits: Part time employees may be eligible for some benefits offered by the
Operating hours: 8:30 am to 5:00 pm CST
Key Performance Indicators:
The Workshop Facilitator role will report to the Executive Director and will play a key role at KC Scholars. This role will be responsible for delivering essential professional skills workshops to adult learners as part of KC Scholars Workshop development program. The Workshop Facilitator is responsible for communicating with the roster of students about any workshop content topic for the duration of each workshop series. This position requires weekday evening and weekend availability. Workshops are taught in person and remotely in formats of 1–3 hour increments at designated locations.
Primary responsibilities include:
EDUCATION AND EXPERIENCE
Additional Knowledge, skills, and competencies:
· Proficient with Microsoft Office and Google Suites, Zoom, Teams
To apply, please follow this link, and be prepared to upload your resume.
KC Scholars firmly supports the principle and philosophy of equal opportunity for all individuals, regardless of age, race, gender, creed, national origin, disability, veteran status, or any other protected category pursuant to applicable federal, state, or local law.