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Program Leader, Global Navigator High School Study Abroad Posted Dec 22, 2017
CIEE - Council on International Educational Exchange , Portland, ME (International )
The Council on International Educational Exchange (CIEE) is looking for experienced and enthusiastic teachers, counselors, and coaches to lead our high school students through their summer study abroad experiences around the world. Global Navigator High School Summer Abroad programs are three to four weeks long and operated by CIEE Study Centers in one of 36 international locations. These programs give curious, motivated high school students the opportunity to immerse themselves in another culture, to learn and practice a world language, to develop self-awareness and leadership skills, and to conduct field research in a subject of interest. Programs are divided into three categories: Language & Culture, Service & Leadership, and Global Discovery.

Primary Responsibilities
•Support our students 24/7 for the duration of the program by counseling them on homesickness and culture shock, facilitating thoughtful discussion and reflection about their experience, sharing your enthusiasm for the local language/culture/program subject, and supervising them during activities and excursions.
•Treat students’ minor medical issues with first aid kit.
•Manage students’ minor behavioral issues with verbal warnings.
•Report all medical or behavioral incidents to resident staff with detailed documentation within 24 hours. Immediately report any serious concerns.
•Meet with resident staff daily to share information about students’ health, behavior, and needs and to discuss the program curriculum and schedule.
•Assist resident staff with activity planning, program logistics, and other duties as assigned by the Program Coordinator.
•Actively participate in all program activities and excursions.
•Blog about what’s happening on the program three times a week or more for the duration of the program.
•Meet students and parents at gateway airports and chaperone the group flight to and from the program location.
•Complete an online training course (20-30 hours) and a three-day (Friday evening to Sunday afternoon) in-person training session in the spring.

Learn more and apply here: Applications must be submitted online through the hiring portal on this page to receive consideration. Please do not email application materials. Application review will begin immediately, positions will be filled on a rolling basis, and portal will remain open until all 2018 positions are filled.

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