JOIN OUR DYNAMIC TEAM
PROMOTE YOUTH LEADERSHIP ACROSS THE AMERICAS
AMIGOS staff believe in the power of youth to change the world. Join our community that works everyday to help young people do amazing things.
GREAT BENEFITS AND VACATION TIME
Hard work is important, but our staff are encouraged to have a great work-life balance.
GIVE BACK TO THE COMMUNITY
AMIGOS staff participate in bi-annual volunteer days to give back to our community, and have many other optional service opportunities throughout the year.
TRAVEL TO LATIN AMERICA
Many of our staff members regularly visit our programs and help with youth trainings in the US and Latin America. Take advantage of this opportunity to get out of your element!
Chicago Recruitment Coordinator (PAID)
Colorado Chapter Recruitment Coordinator (PAID)
Washington D.C. Chapter Recruitment Coordinator (PAID)
Ohio Chapter Recruitment Coordinator (PAID)
Portland Chapter Outreach Coordinator (PAID)
Portland Chapter Training Director (PAID)
Each chapter board selects one or more Chapter Trainers. The Chapter Training Director(s) has primary responsibility for all aspects of training participants for a successful and meaningful AMIGOS experience, following all standards, guidelines, policies and expectations set forth by the Headquarters of AMIGOS (HQ), as approved by the Board of Directors. Full Position Description here.
Salt Lake City Chapter Recruitment Coordinator (PAID)
The Silicon Valley Chapter of AMIGOS is looking to engage members of our community to join our Board of Directors. Each chapter of AMIGOS is run by a board of local volunteers that work together to prepare the participants for their AMIGOS summer abroad. We are currently looking to expand our board and hope to bring on a few new people who would enjoy joining our board in a volunteer or part-time paid role. Your time commitment will include attending our monthly board meetings and attending a monthly training event. If you join in a specific role your responsibilities would include those related to the success of that role.
How to connect with us: Let us know if you are interested by emailing us at [email protected] and we will invite you to attend one of our upcoming monthly board meetings hosted in the San Jose area and talk to you more about the different roles/levels of commitment. We have bigger roles with more impact and even welcome at-large members with minimal responsibilities.
Open Board Roles:
- President – oversee the board, committees, training, recruitment, compliance, etc.
- Vice President – support the president and overall success of the board
- Alumni Coordinator – host local events to engage our alumni
- Fundraising Coordinator – support annual fundraising activities with participants
- At Large Members – join board meetings and annual events
Tucson Chapter Senior Trainer
The Tucson Amigos Chapter is looking for passionate trainers for our 2019-2020 training year. Previous participation in Amigos de las Américas is preferred but not required. In this role, you will gain experience leading a variety of training activities for youth (ages 15-18) and working for a national nonprofit with the mission of creating youth leaders through sustainable community development and multicultural exchange.
If you’re interested, please reach out to Nicole Parks, Tucson Chapter Training Director, for more information!