Full-Time AmeriCorps Members

Red Cloud Indian School, 100 Mission Dr, Pine Ridge, SD 57770, Openings : 1, Experience : Not Specified
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Job Description :

AmeriCorps Member




Department Superintendent Office
Supervisor: Superintendent
Status: Full Time &amp Half Time
Classification: Exempt

MISSION
The mission of Red Cloud Indian School, Inc. (RCIS), a Catholic institution administered
by the Jesuits and the Lakota people, is to develop and grow as a vibrant Church,
through an education of the mind and spirit that promotes the values of the Lakota
culture.

RCIS includes two elementary schools, a high school, The Heritage Center, and ten
churches onIndian Reservation in southwestern South Dakota. By
integrating both Lakota culture and heritage with spiritual beliefs and practices from
the Lakota and Catholic traditions, RCIS aims to educate both the mind and the heart
of its students, parishioners, and staff, creating leaders of tomorrow with competence,
conscience, and compassion.


Summary of Service
RCIS provides a professional opportunity for members to serve in the school’s mission to educate Pine Ridge
Indian Reservation youth, ultimately working to set up students for post-secondary success.

I. Job Duties And Responsibilities for Full-Time and Half-Time Members

A. Members will serve as Classroom Aides, Librarian Assistants, and/or Substitute Teachers:

  • Monitoring &amp Supervision of Students
  • Assist Students
  • Maintain Positive Learning
  • Assist Lead Instructor in Implementing Curriculum &amp Intervention Strategies in the Classroom
Environment
  • Developing, Producing, &amp Organizing Ancillary Learning Materials &amp Learning Facility Materials
  • Assisting in Implementing Classroom Management Strategies, Cultural Literacy Activities, &amp Instructing
  • Attend Professional Development, Training Opportunities, &amp Staff &amp/ Supervisorial Meetings
  • Assist in the Daily Operation of the Library
  • As needed, Instruct Students in Supplementary Literacy &amp Library Skills
  • Adhere to Substitute Lesson Plans as well as RCIS &amp School-specific Policies &amp Procedures

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  • Report &amp Document Accident &amp Behavior Issues Promptly &amp Appropriately to their Supervisor(s) or
Supervisor-designee or the Assistant Principal.
  • Facilitate &amp support after school programs
  • Members report promptly by 7:30 AM, daily.
B. Service Areas
  • Children/Youth
  • Tribal
  • Education


Position Specifications:

A. Terms
• Reliable transportation recommended

B. Program Benefits
• Living Allowance
  • Education Award, Upon Successful Completion of Service
  • Childcare Assistance if Eligible
  • Training (On-boarding &amp On-going)
C. Service Area
  • Children/Youth
  • Tribal
  • Education
D. Minimum Requirements &amp Skills
• High School Diploma/GED
  • Must be at least 18 years of age &amp a Citizen or Legal Resident of the United States
  • Fluent in English (spoken &amp written), with preference for Lakota Language Skills (not required)
  • Other Skills include: Communication, Education, Leadership, Team Work, Conflict Resolution, Youth
Development, Teaching/Tutoring, General Skills
  • Available 6 days-a-week (mainly scheduled Monday-Friday), 7:30 AM – 5:00 PM plus evenings and

occasional weekends


Program Dates: August 1st through July 31st every school year


To Apply
Submit AmeriCorps Application with supporting documents to:

Christopher Giorlando | AmeriCorps Director
Red Cloud Indian School AmeriCorps Program

100 Mission Drive, Pine Ridge, SD
1.605.867.5888 ext 2216| Fax: 1.605.867.9230 | christophergiorlando@redcloudschool.org


Red Cloud Ind2ia n School, Inc.
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Red Cloud Ind3ia n School, Inc.
(605) 867-5491

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