Bilingual Community Engagement Coordinator

Responsibilities:

*Host an activity station for kids, parents and individuals once or twice a month at the Sunset Valley Farmers’ Market during the hours of operations.  This includes the first Saturday of every month.
*The activity station will have activities based on language learning (bilingual education) and multicultural understanding, in addition to packets to hand out to families and individuals.
*The host will need to be able to talk to adults and children from a variety of diverse backgrounds about the benefits of bilingualism and multicultural understanding.
*Starting hours 6-12 hours per month.

Qualifications:

*Candidates should be bilingual.  Spanish is preferred second language; however, proficiency in other languages will also be considered.
*Candidates must be able to communicate well and maintain a high level of professionalism and cultural responsiveness when talking to people from different backgrounds and with different views.

Other details:

Think Bilingual Austin will design and organize activities and will train candidate on key points  when engaging with the public.  Think Bilingual Austin will also seek input and feedback from coordinator on program development and on what activities work well in this environment.

Start Date:  Late September, 2018

Hourly rate: $12/hour, Contract Position

Send Resume and Cover Letter to:

Think Bilingual Austin; Attention: Angela Pack Zia, Executive Director; Email: Angela@thinkbilingual.org