Position: Part-Time Online Facilitator (Summer 2021)
Type: Part-Time Consultant (5-15 hours per week)
OVERVIEW OF NXU
The Short Version: At nXu, we believe that it's not enough to teach kids academic skills; We owe it to them to help them identify and pursue their purpose in the world. We work with K-12 educators to support their work in developing their students' sense of purpose. We also work directly with high school and college students to articulate their purpose and map the path they will take to live their lives with purpose.
The Long Version: nXu is a national non-profit organization whose mission is to catalyze and equip youth and adults to explore, articulate, and pursue their purpose by developing social and emotional learning skills. Overseen by nationally recognized educators including the co-founders of Transcend Education, we have developed a research & evidence-based purpose development methodology, curriculum, and program model that can be deployed in-person, online, and on a blended basis. We offer a training program as well as a purpose development curriculum to schools, and we also directly implement programming both online and in person with students both in school and out of school.
OVERVIEW OF ROLE
We’re looking for a Part-Time Online Facilitator--specifically to support our summer programming needs--who will lead student, educator, and professional sessions helping individuals identify their purpose and articulate key actions they must take to ensure they realize their purpose.
The right person for this job would be available to present during the workday ideally 5 days a week, at least one week a month for 1-2.5 hours per session, from June-August. The right person should have experience presenting to diverse groups of individuals, should be engaging and interactive, and should inspire and ignite passion in students, educators, and professionals.
This is a fast-paced, part-time, and virtual role. The point of contact for this person is Cat Lum, nXu’s Director of Programs. This person will also work closely with Yutaka Tamura, Executive Director of nXu, and Jabali Sawicki, Compass Director at nXu.
OVERVIEW OF PROGRAMMING
Student Sessions: The nXu Purpose Bootcamps for Students bring together high school students from partner organizations/schools around the country. The Part-Time Online Facilitator will guide students through a series of immersive learning experiences, activities, conversations, and reflections to help them develop an understanding of their purpose in life.
Educator Sessions: The nXu Purpose Bootcamps for Educators bring together educators from across the country. The Part-Time Online Facilitator will guide educators through a series of immersive learning experiences to help them uncover ways to deepen their impact.
Professional Sessions: The nXu Purpose Bootcamps for Professionals bring together professionals from across sectors and across the country. The Part-Time Online Facilitator will guide professionals through a series of immersive learning experiences to help them identify who they are, what they are passionate about, and how they want to show up personally and professionally.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
The right candidate for this position must possess the following skills, traits, and experiences:
Ideally, the right candidate for this position would also possess the following skills, traits, and experiences:
nXu offers competitive compensation for this consulting role.
nXu provides equal employment opportunity for all applicants and employees.
Interested applicants should apply at the website below.