We are hiring for open AmeriCorps positions at Neighbors Plus!
Applicants needed for Educational Assistants at the Neighbors Plus Alternative Suspension Program, via AmeriCorps. Positions are for assistant leadership staff in tutoring and mentoring middle school students who have been suspended from school.
Candidates should have a heart for kids and families needing encouragement and guidance.
That's our motto at Neighbors Plus, and it's proven true time and time again. We are here to serve and walk alongside those in the Holland and surrounding communities that may need a friend, mentor, or coach.
Neighbors Plus, a Christian Community Development Organization, is a non-profit organization partnered with Harderwyk Ministries on the north side of Holland. Our ministries include the following: ~ After-School Recess, a weekly time with our Kids Hope kids in the afternoon and evening. ~ Alternative Suspension Program, working with suspended students at West Ottawa and Holland Public Schools. ~ English as a Second Language, offering classes twice a week for adults wishing to learn to speak and write in English. ~ Great Escape Summer Day Camp, providing a fee based nine-week summer camp for children ages 5-12. ~ Kids Hope, a weekly mentoring ministry, offering mentoring to elementary and middle school students. ~ Middle School Tutoring offers tutoring four days a week at both West Ottawa middle schools. ~ Meet Up & Eat Up, a summer lunch program for children, in collaboration with other Holland-area organizations. ~ Transitional Housing, a ministry set for families working to save for a home of their own.
Neighbors Plus is also the host to one of the premier running events in the West Michigan area, the Holland Hospital Park2Park Half-Marathon and 5k Race (www.park2parkrace.com). The Park2Park will celebrate its 15th anniversary in 2019 and is the largest annual fundraiser for Neighbors Plus.
To learn more about Neighbors Plus, please contact us at: 1627 W. Lakewood Blvd. Holland, MI 49424 616.399.9190 Jennifer@harderwyk.com