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Putney Student Travel Info Session

Date:November 29, 2012 from 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm EST
Location:The Center for Career Education, Conference Room
Contact:For further information regarding this event, please contact Center For Career Education by sending email to careereducation@columbia.edu .

Putney Student Travel will be holding an informal information session regarding Summer Trip Leader positions for 2013.  All successful candidates will have graduated by early June, 2013.  Most, but not all, of our positions require fluency or proficiency in languages such as Spanish, French, Italian, Mandarin, Khmer, Vietnamese, Indonesian, Hindi, and Kiswahili.  

Putney Student Travel seeks qualified college graduates to co-lead small groups of middle school and
high school students on international programs ranging from two to six weeks long. Program themes
include Language Learning, Cultural Exploration, Global Awareness in Action, Community Service, and
Emerging Leaders.

Leaders will
receive a stipend based on education level and relevant experience in addition to having all expenses
paid during travel. Leaders are responsible for their own health insurance, and should have a minimal
certification in Basic First Aid and CPR. Leaders must be present at a 4-day Leader Orientation in
Putney, Vermont from June 6-9, 2013. Transportation to and from Orientation is covered.
Visit http://goputney.com/all-programs/ for a full listing and description of all of our programs.

Visit http://goputney.com/our-leaders/lead-for-putney/ for more information on job requirements, or to submit your resume and cover letter online.


In our 62nd year under the direction of the Shumlin family, with alumni in all 50 states and abroad, Putney
Student Travel continues to provide unique opportunities for middle and high school aged students to
share an exciting, educational summer in a small group of like-minded peers. Every year we hire new
staff for our programs and are always looking for enthusiastic leaders, teachers, and lovers of intercultural
exchange.

Target Audience: Seniors, Graduate Students, and Alumni
Suggested Attire: Casual

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