Iowa Resource for International Service (IRIS), a 501(c)3 non-profit located in Ames, Iowa, is seeking a Youth Programs Placement Manager to help manage our current international exchange programming.
Duties for the IRIS Youth Programs Placement Manager will include: finding host families for program participants; promote IRIS and its mission through community organizations and social media; develop innovative ways to reach out to potential host families; maintain regular communication with host families, schools and participants; find short term host families when necessary; maintain IRIS' host family database; oversee local coordinators and develop and organize enhancement activities with students.
Bachelor's degree or equivalent experience; Excellent communication skills; Openness to working with other cultures; Driver's license and personal vehicle
Experience working with youth and in education is a plus
$36,500 with opportunity for an increase after 6 months
Health insurance; Dental insurance; 403(b) contributions; paid holidays and vacation.
Please submit a cover letter, resume and 3 references by March 13, 2017. Applicant must be able to pass a background check and complete a State Department training module. Please visit our website www.iris-center.org for more information about IRIS and its programs.
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