International Cultural Exchange Services Weatherford, TX, USA
Aug 09, 2019
Job Description I ICES is an experienced nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting a peaceful world by increasing international awareness and understanding of cultural differences through our high school youth exchange program. We are immediately seeking individuals for the Local Coordinator position who have experience in youth exchange and/or willing to be trained. Responsibilities include recruiting and screening volunteer host families, facilitating positive relationships with local schools, and supporting exchange students during their stay. The candidates must have strong ties to their local community and an appreciation for foreign cultures. ICES students generally come to the U.S. from Europe, Asia, South America and Australia. The Local Coordinator position offers supplemental income and the opportunity to earn wonderful incentive trips to different parts of the world. A good candidate for this position outside of the requirements listed below, loves making a positive impact in working with youth from around the world. Requirements: Results Driven Self-Motivated Must be at least 25 years or older Responsible Have transportation Internet Access Have an enthusiastic and caring disposition Be an excellent communicator Have an interest in foreign cultures Enjoy working with culturally diverse youths between 15 and 18 years of age Networking Capabilities Great job available with very flexible hours working from home! This is a perfect opportunity for anyone with a full time job looking for extra money, those who are retired, school teachers, school employees, stay at home parents, or anyone that loves talking to people and being challenged. This part-time/flexible work from home position is considered supplemental income as a 1099 taxable event. If you are interested in this opportunity please send a copy of your resume, including your contact information (name, email, and phone) so that we can follow up with you in a timely manner. Company Description International Cultural Exchange Services (ICES) was founded in 1991 by John J. Crist in Atlanta, Georgia. John had previously worked in Youth Exchange Executive Roles for over 10 years in the United States, based in San Francisco and Santa Barbara, California and internationally in Brighton, England, Madrid, Spain and Stockholm, Sweden. For well over two decades ICES has promoted a more peaceful world by advancing international awareness and cultural understanding to thousands of exchange students from all over the world. ICES has become a leader in the field of youth exchange due to years of hard work, quality service, and caring hearts of our president and key ICES staff who have all been with ICES since its inception.