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Katie Chung '14
Student Director for Tucker Fellowships
Major: Romance Languages
Hometown: Tehachapi, CA
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DPCS Post Graduate Program Positions
2014-2015 Fellow Positions (current positions for seniors graduating in June 2014)
*Please note that we will continue to post positions on a rolling basis through the first week of January 2014! Positions currently posted will be live on DartBoard starting November 19, 2013.*
To apply, visit DartBoard & search "DPCS" for full position and organizational descriptions. Submit a resume, cover letter (specific to the position) and a DPCS Post-Graduate Fellowship application by January 20, 2014. You may apply for up to 3 DPCS Post-Grad Fellowship positions.
- Middle School Teacher: East Harlem School, NYC -- Serving as a middle school teacher at East Harlem School at Exodus House, the Fellow will teach full-time (based on the needs of the school for 2012-2013 and background of candidate) and may spend a portion of each day coaching a sport and/or helping with various coverage duties. The Fellow may also take on the responsibility of leading one club relating to the interests of the students and the teacher that year. The Fellow will be responsible for creating and implementing daily lesson plans as well as weekly assessments and will work closely with students during Study Hall periods and collaborate with colleagues.
- Foster Care Caseworker: Children's Aid Society, NYC -- Since 1953, The Children's Aid Society (CAS) has provided innovative programs to New York City's most vulnerable youth. The Fellow will carry a caseload and engage families on monthly home visits, as well as attending court hearings and assist families in reaching a variety of services. The caseworker will have collaborative work with the Administration for Children's Services, and will help reach and provide support directly to their assigned families.
- Special Projects Coordinator: Uncommon Schools, NYC -- The Fellow plays a central role in ensuring an orderly, responsive, and open school and supports Uncommon School's leadership teams on several school-wide projects regarding assessment, accountability, instruction, community relations, and operations. The Fellow will have a variety of duties: collecting data; managing presentations to board members, staff and community members; submitting grants to engaging families; and substitute teaching. In addition to maintaining the school's administrative systems and routines, the Fellow functions as the primary contact person for all of the school's constituents.
- Community Health Services Fellow: Harlem Children's Zone, NYC -- Harlem Children's Zone (HCZ) is a multi-site, multi-program community organization that provides a unique and comprehensive network of education, social and health services, and recreation to more than 21,000 children and adults in Central Harlem. The Fellow will directly support HCZ's Healthy Harlem program, focused on obesity prevention, treatment and medical monitoring for program youth, their families and the wider Harlem community. The Fellow will work to assess and evaluate healthy eating/active living curriculum, develop and facilitate workshops that encourage healthy behaviors, and engage the community at-large in support of the Healthy Harlem program.
- Paralegal: NYC District Attorney's Office -- The Fellow will assist Assistant District Attorneys in all aspects of investigations, trials and appellate litigation. As a paralegal, the Fellow will compile and analyze case documents for hearings and trials; coordinate case schedules with courts, law enforcement officials, witnesses and defense attorneys. The Fellow also drafts correspondence and legal documents for Assistant District Attorneys; proofreads and cites check; and prepares court calendars. In addition to the above, the Fellow assigned to the Appeals Bureau is responsible for writing at least one Excessive Sentence Brief a term.
For any questions about our Fellow positions, please contact DPF@Dartmouth.edu.