Breakthrough Miami Overview

Breakthrough Miami is an eight-year, tuition-free academic enrichment program that provides motivated middle-school students from under-served communities with the tools they need to achieve their most ambitious goals in life. Our students-teaching-students internship engages outstanding older students as teachers, mentors and role models, so that our scholars enter and thrive in college-prep high schools and enroll in college. This award-winning program serves 1,300 talented students. More than 95 percent of our students attend public schools in Miami-Dade County, while participating in our enrichment activities on five independent schools and one university site -- Carrollton School of the Sacred Heart, Gulliver School, Miami Country Day School, Palmer Trinity School, Ransom Everglades School, and the University of Miami.


Director of Fellowship and 
Volunteer Programs 


POSITION SUMMARY:   The Director will craft and facilitate the Breakthrough Miami's Teaching Fellow experience. The Director is responsible for recruitment, preparation, support and evaluation of Teaching Fellows, including 50 designated AmeriCorps Members. The Director will have primary operational oversight of Breakthrough Miami's AmeriCorps grant and deliver AmeriCorps program activities that align with best practices in the field of youth development, education, and college readiness. The Director will cultivate a working relationship with Fellows to understand their goals and aspirations, support their development, foster a peer network amongst fellows, and facilitate continued engagement with Breakthrough and/or participation in the education sector professionally or otherwise.

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To apply:

Please submit a cover letter and resume to 
September 6, 2018



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