Mentorship Opportunities

Become an inspirED GO Center Mentor

And help students reach their higher education goals

Are you interested in becoming a mentor to junior high or high school students? Do you think a higher education is essential to succeed in life? Are you a go-getter? Are you a people-person? If you answered yes to these questions, you could be our next inspirED GO Center Mentor!

 

inspirED is looking for college work-study eligible students to serve as GO Center mentors at high schools and at community based centers throughout Arlington and Mansfield. The goal of our GO Center mentor program is to help spread the word about college and career opportunities, create and promote a college-going culture and encourage junior high and high school students to consider higher education after graduation.

 

Much of the work our mentors do focuses on assisting students and parents through the college process from start to finish! This includes areas such as ACT/SAT prep and registration, Admissions application assistance, college search, career search, financial aid application process and assistance, scholarship search and much, much more. But don’t worry – we’ll provide ample training so that you’re fully prepared!

 

If you have questions about becoming an inspirED GO Center mentor, please Contact Us.

Job Qualifications

Required:

– Commitment of up to 15 hours per week
– Must own reliable transportation
– Must be familiar with the American higher education system, admission and financial aid processes
– Be enrolled at least half-time per university policy
– Must be work-study eligible

 

Preferred:
– First generation college students
– Bilingual (English/Spanish)
– Students with a science, technology, engineering, or math (STEM) background will be given preference