The 1.0 FTE Wawokiya Mentor will participate in Lower Sioux’s expanded and more structured youth program housed in the new Incubator/Wicoicage building next to the Rec Gym. The Mentor will help empower indigenous youth in the Community make positive life choices by exploring and strengthening skills and talents in a safe learning environment. He/she will help plan and lead small group activities, engaging actively with up to 15 youth at a time. The Wawokiya Mentor will lead these small groups after school, evenings, and on the weekends. He/she will track youth attendance weekly and make referrals for additional resources as needed. In addition, the Wawokiya Mentor will be trained and expected to serve as a Mandated Reporter. By becoming part of the social network of adults and community members who care about the youth, the Wawokiya Mentor can help youth develop and reach positive academic, career, and personal goals.