Community Work-Study

Community Work Study

The Center partners with local nonprofit organizations and places students in those offices to perform their work study hours gaining real-world work experience.  Community Work Study offers an opportunity other work-study programs cannot. This federally funded program allows students to receive financial assistance through three unique options: work directly with a community-based organization, lead a campus based service program, or work with faculty in a (classroom) service-learning environment.

Job opportunities for CWS students include work as tutors, community design assistants, curriculum developers, tax preparers, and after-school program coordinators. Students gain a variety of new job skills, while also experiencing the culture of the Mission Hill community first-hand.

Students interested in one of the listed positions should contact Financial Aid to make sure that all appropriate paperwork is filled out before contacting any organization or Center staff. Once all paperwork is complete, visit the Center for Community & Learning Partnerships to let us know which position you are interested in and we will help to make contact with the host organization. 

If you are a community organization that is interested in hosting a Wentworth Community Work-Study student, please fill out the following forms and return them to Courtney Wright.

Active Community Work Study Sites 2014-2015

Descriptions to open community work-study positions are linked underneath the host site's name.

SAT Prep Program
SAT Prep Tutor- Math
Application

ACE Mentor Program- Architecture Construction and Engineering
Coming soon... 

Boston Education, Skills and Training (BEST) Corp. Hotel Training Center
Technology and Education Intern -1-2 positions available

Tutors for All
Tutor -multiple positions available
University Program Coordinator

Fenway High School
Fenway Academic Mentoring Program- multiple positions available 

Boston Scholar Athlete Program
Tutor/Mentor- many positions available

Castle Square Tenants Organization
Square Tech Intern -multiple positions available

Jumpstart
Jumpstart Corps Member- 10 positions available 

Mission Hill Main Streets
Program Assistant- 3 positions available

Philips Brooks House Association
Mission Hill After School Program Counselor- unlimited positions available

Hyde Square Task Force
Mentor/Tutor- many positions available

Roxbury Tenants of Harvard
Academic Tutor- many positions available

Rafael Hernandez K-8
Youth Development Program Intern -5 positions available

Inquilinos Boricuas en Accion
Academic Tutor/ Mentor

Sociedad Latina
College Coach- multiple positions available

The Young People's Project
College Math Literacy Worker -5-6 positions available

Mission SAFE
Event Planning Assistant

 

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