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Bid for Facilitators

Contact

Judy Fullylove
903-813-3537
jfullylove@tcog.com

Worksite

Texoma Council of Governments
1117 Gallagher Drive, Suite 200
Sherman, TX 75090

Purpose

This request for bid is contract work for 2 facilitators for the Bridges Out of Poverty Program, Getting Ahead in a Just-Gettin’-By World.

Summary

Getting Ahead in a Just-Gettin’-By World is a 16-session curriculum that helps individuals in poverty build resources for a more prosperous future. The curriculum involves rigorous work done in a safe learning environment with the support of two experienced facilitators.

Scope of Work

  • Facilitate one class for 2 1/2 hours each week for 16-weeks.
  • Recruit, select, enroll and teach a maximum of 12 individuals.
  • Review all Getting Ahead applications for basic requirements.
  • Guide participants through an examination of their own experience of poverty.
  • Guide participants through an assessment of resources and how to build resources as part of a move to self-sufficiency.
  • Coordinate supportive services for participants including but not limited to meals, on-site child care, books and supplies, gift cards, curriculum and supplies.
  • Supply TCOG statistical information on participants (i.e. demographics, pre/post assessment of clients, anecdotal information).

Requirements

  • High school graduate or GED equivalent.
  • Strong communication skills, both verbal and written.
  • Positive interpersonal and collaboration skills dealing effectively with stakeholders at various levels.
  • Certificate of completion of Bridges out of Poverty Course
  • Certificate of completion of Getting Ahead Course

Include in Bid

  • Agency and/or individual(s) name, address, and contact information
  • Relevant experience (i.e. resume)
  • Facilitator cost per 16-week session for 2 facilitators

Submission Deadline:  May 31, 2019