Friends of the Children–Lane County Oregon is committed to the communities we serve, equal employment opportunity and diversity in our workplace.
Professional Mentor (Part-time)
Friends of the Children – Lane County (Friends – Lane County) is currently seeking a passionate, committed part-time (with potential to become full-time) mentor for our Childhood program (Kindergarten to 5th Graders). The mentor serves as a positive adult role model to eight (8) male identifying children in part by developing a loving, caring, and sustained relationship with each child.
Our mission is to help children facing the most significant challenges dismantle cycles of intergenerational poverty and disadvantage by providing them a long-term professional mentor. Friends support each child’s growth and development and assist families in maintaining stability and achievement of their dreams. 12 + years, no matter what.
At Friends – Lane County we put children first and use our values to change the way the world treats and views youth facing great barriers. As a Friend you will nurture long-term relationships from a foundation of love, acceptance, and culturally informed practice. Do you want to help eight of our youth discover their limitless potential by fostering their internal resiliency? Are you ready to help build relationships within the communities of our youth and families to strengthen social networks and provide bridges to new opportunities? If so, the impactful role of a Friend might be for you.