Do you have 10-15 hours available a week and would like to get more involved in FIRST programs?  FIRST Chesapeake and VA-DC FIRST LEGO League are looking for a qualified candidate to fill the FIRST Senior Mentor Position for the Greater DC area. 
FIRST® Senior Mentors (or FSMs) are a group of highly skilled and talented, technical and non-technical individuals whose main focus is on recruiting, supporting, and expanding FIRST programs at the local level.  This position would report to FIRST Headquarters but will also work closely and collaboratively with FIRST Chesapeake and VA-DC FLL.  FIRST Senior Mentors have many opportunities to provide critical support to teams, volunteers and local partners, including identifying and recruiting volunteers to be mentors, coaches, and event volunteers, attending community outreach events, and supporting existing teams, mentors, and coaches.
If you are interested in learning more about or applying for this paid position, please contact Ron Therrien, Director of Programs for FIRST Chesapeake or Kaitlin Ilnitzki, Assistant Director, VA-DC FLL. Here is a short video about the position. A description of the FIRST Senior Mentor Program can also be found here

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