Job Opportunities in the US

US Representatives Have the Following Responsibilities:

Support and assist students and host families;

Recruit and screen host families;

Represent and market CDE in your community and schools;

Act as a local spokes-person;


Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ)

How time consuming will this be?

Most of our representatives have other full or part time jobs or study full or part time. They usually complete their volunteer tasks during the evenings, over the weekend or between classes. All representatives will receive training to make sure the volunteer experience will be successful and rewarding.

Do I have to speak another language?

No.

What type of support is provided?

CDE periodically schedules training seminars covering various counseling, public relations and administrative issues.

Do you receive any compensation?

This position is a volunteer position. However, an initial fee is paid for placing a student in a family or for recruiting a student wanting to study abroad. These fees are only meant to cover your expenses.

How can I become an Area Representative?

To begin the process of becoming an Area Representative, complete the Job Opportunities Application.