Public Allies Connecticut is looking for the next generation of social change leaders!
- Job posted by Public Allies Connecticut
Full Time Temporary Contract
Details: AmeriCorps Member Stipend, paid in bi-monthly installments
71 Orange St.
Do you want to change your community? Do you want to gain valuable leadership skills while earning money for school? Become a Public Ally!
Public Allies is a national movement committed to advancing social justice and equity by engaging and activating the leadership of all young people. Since 1992, we have helped thousands of underrepresented young leaders serve our country, get on successful pathways to higher education
and careers, and bring communities together to work for the common good. We operate our signature AmeriCorps program in 25 communities nationwide.
As a Public Ally, you'll participate in trainings, service days and retreats to enhance your ability to make positive change. You'll strengthen your networking, collaboration, communication, and project management skills through participation in a Team Service Project. You'll also gain valuable on-the-job experience through your local non-profit Placement where you could work to make a difference in the lives of students, families, refugees, veterans, and others affected by issues stemming from poverty.
Benefits for our members include a $16,500 living stipend, free basic health insurance, childcare assistance (if applicable) and a $5,920 AmeriCorps Education Award for each of our program graduates. In addition, individuals completing the program gain access to our National Alumni
Network to further accelerate your career post-Service.
Public Allies Connecticut is looking for all kinds of candidates, but you're a great fit for this program if you...
-Are interested in or passionate about community change work or the non-profit sector
-Are unemployed or underemployed for 6+ months
-Do not yet possess a college degree (Associates, Bachelors, or Masters)
-You are ambitious, flexible, adaptive, knowledgeable about your community, accountable, and collaborative
-You are open to diversity, new ideas, and being challenged to become a better leader
-You are at least 17 years old and are available to start a full-time (40+ hrs per week) 10-month program beginning in Sept. 2018
-You are a citizen or legal permanent US Resident
For more information, please visit www.publicallies.org
Ready to apply?
Submit your application today at www.apply.publicallies.org -
Our Priority deadline is Mar. 30th, FINAL deadline is May 15th. Positions Start Sept. 1st. We look forward to getting to know your through our application and interview process - good luck!
- $1,650 gross monthly member living stipend
- $5,920 Eli Segal AmeriCorps Education Award for all program graduates
- Free program-sponsored ACA-compliant member health insurance (medical, dental, vision)
- Free childcare assistance available for qualified parents and guardians
- Federal student loan forbearance
- Access to a 5000+ national Alumni network, and post-program career development
Level of Language Proficiency
Fluency in written and spoken English required.
Proficiency in another language an asset, but not required.
Minimum Education Required
How To Apply
Apply online at www.apply.publicallies.org
Priority deadline is Mar. 30th, 2018, FINAL deadline is May 15th, 2018. Program Starts Sept. 1, 2018.