Mentor Coordinator Interns (MCIs)

These paid interns support the CELE EDUC 260 and EDUC 401 courses. Interns assist with class facilitation, course logistics, and mentorship and tutoring events. This position is supervised by the Program Manager of K-12 Community Engaged Learning. 

  • Attend EDUC 260 and 401 meeting sessions and/or events
    • EDUC 260 meets Mondays, 11:30 am - 12:50 pm 
    • EDUC 401 sections meet Wednesday, 11:30 am - 12:50 pm and 4:00 pm - 5:20 pm 
  • Support with the facilitation and course logistics of EDUC 260 and 401 sections
  • Coordinate UCar arrangements for EDUC 260 & 401 mentor/tutor visits
  • Hold office hours to support mentors/tutors
  • Answer general email inquiries related to the course 
  • Full time, degree-seeking, undergraduate student on the Seattle campus
  • Knowledge of or an aptitude and willingness to learn about, a wide variety of UW student resources and services
  • Ability to work in-person from the UW Seattle campus
  • Ability to work September - June 
  • Ability to serve as a positive and professional representative of CELE when communicating with other students about CELE 
  • Ability to serve as a positive and professional representative of CELE when communicating with local school staff
  • Presentation and/or facilitation experience 
  • Strong racial equity framework
  • Experience working with diverse communities
  • Strong organizational skills
  • Knowledge of US K-12 public education system
  • College access and post-secondary planning knowledge
  • Ability to work both independently and as part of a team
  • Work with friendly staff in a supportive, team-oriented environment
  • Work with diverse groups of students and staff
  • Experience working with local high schools
  • Paid internship $300 semi-monthly stipend payments ($5,100 for full academic year)
  • Opportunity to enroll as a minimum-time Americorps member and receive education award at the completion of 300-hour committment (award amount varies) 

If interested, please send your resume and cover letter to Neda Ghaffarian at

Deadline for 2023-2024 applications: May 19, 2023