AmeriCorps at P4K

The College and Career Corps Program, a collaboration between Partnership 4 Kids and ServeNebraska, promotes student success through career and college readiness and mentoring.

Six P4K AmeriCorps members provide support to students in 10 Omaha Public Schools middle and high schools, and various post-secondary institutions in areas related to college and career exploration, academic retention, and mentoring to improve graduation rates, attendance, and promote student success.

By the end of the program year, the AmeriCorps members will be responsible for serving 320 area middle, high school, and college students and leveraging support for 30 volunteers who will be engaged in mentoring these students toward academic and personal success.

AmeriCorps State Openings (August 12th start date)

College & Career Case Manager (Middle School)
P4K is looking for a 12-month AmeriCorps (State) Member, who will provide case management to 6th, 7th, and 8th grade students, while supporting mentor/mentee relationships, as well as facilitating workshops and tours. Other responsibilities include providing student retention support using academic, behavioral, and truancy interventions. In addition, the position will provide community program referrals and wrap-around support to promote student academic success to and through college.

College & Career Case Manager (North — 9th & 10th)
P4K is looking for a 12-month AmeriCorps (State) Member, who will provide case management to 9th and 10th grade students in the P4K Program at Omaha North High School, while supporting mentor/mentee relationships, as well as facilitating workshops and tours. Other responsibilities include providing student retention support using academic, behavioral, and truancy interventions. In addition, the position will provide community program referrals and wrap-around support to promote student academic success to and through college.

College & Career Case Manager (South — 9th & 10th)
P4K is looking for a 12-month AmeriCorps (State) Member for case management, mentor match support, coordinating and facilitating tours and shadowing for our 9th & 10th grade students in the P4K Program at Omaha South High School. (Bilingual Preferred). The Member will support mentor/mentee relationships, as well as facilitate workshops and tours. Other responsibilities include providing student retention support using academic, behavioral, and truancy interventions. In addition, the position will provide community program referrals and wrap-around support to promote student academic success to and through college.

College & Career Specialist (11th Grade)
P4K is looking for a 12-month AmeriCorps (State) Member to provide college and career advice, assist with student goal setting, and promote engagement and graduation for 11th grade students in our program to increase post-secondary enrollment, particularly in high-wage/high-demand careers. Other responsibilities include assisting youth with career exploration and providing a foundation for their post-secondary enrollment plans. The case management provided for 11th grade students will include quarterly face-to-face meetings to address academic and truancy issues, as well as career and college access goals.

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