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Foreign Exchange Coordinator

Greenheart Exchange Texarkana, TX
  • Expired: over a month ago. Applications are no longer accepted.

Local Coordinators (LC) recruit, screen and manage relationships with host families in the area. Once the students arrive, the LC becomes the first line of contact for our students. The Local Coordinator encourages and supports students, families and the school in order to foster a successful exchange experience for all program participants.

The Role of a Local Coordinator

- Recruiting and screening interested host families

- Helping international students adjust to a new culture

- Submitting monthly reports about student progress

- Working with the host family and student to resolve any issues that may arise

- Forming meaningful relationships with students from around the world!

The Ideal Candidate

- Has a sincere interest in cultural exchange

- Likes working with teenagers

- Is well-connected to families in the school community

- Is tech savvy - can use email, a scanner, etc

Compensation: Local Coordinators are paid per student placement and for monthly supervision. For students enrolled in our yearlong program, Local Coordinators are paid $1,100 per student.

Greenheart Exchange

Why Work Here?

Strong support system, flexible hours, dedicated team members in the field and home office for support. Excellent travel opportunities.

Established in 1985, Greenheart Exchange, is a non-profit international education exchange organization dedicated to the promotion of cultural understanding,academic development,environmental consciousness and world peace. Based in Chicago, Illinois, Greenheart organizes high school exchange, short-term group homestay, intern and trainee, work & travel in the U.S. and study, teach, volunteer, and language programs in over 30 countries around the world. In 2004, CCI adopted Greenheart as its environmental and social initiative. Greenheart connects people and planet through environmentalism, fair trade, social transformation and cross cultural understanding. Greenheart has been endorsed by the Mayor of Chicago and the City Council for the promotion of international education, environmental awareness and citizen diplomacy.

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Texarkana, TX
USA