AmeriCorps Specialist Teacher

Job Type

Full Time


Details: 800+ Monthly Stipend, Room & Board & Full Health Benefits Included



Start Date:


Application Deadline:



1407 East Columbus Drive
United States


About AmeriCorps:

AmeriCorps is the domestic version of the Peace Corps and generally comprises recent college grads who want to give a year or more of service to nonprofit organizations. 

General Info. about the Position:

Academy Prep Centers for Education is a private 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Our mission is to inspire and empower students qualifying for need-based scholarships to become future community leaders through a rigorous middle school program coupled with ongoing graduate support. We have two campuses located in the urban centers of St. Petersburg (south) and Tampa (Ybor City).

AmeriCorps Specialist teachers serve a vital role at Academy Prep. They teach classes, supervise activities, and work closely with students and professional teachers. We are currently seeking passionate individuals ready to serve at our Tampa and St. Petersburg campuses. Academy Prep AmeriCorps Specialist teachers are employed by Academy Prep. They are paid bi-weekly by AP and health insurance and housing is provided by AP. They also commit to a year of service with the AmeriCorps program and document all service for AP for AmeriCorps. After 1 year of service, AmeriCorps gives the teacher an education grant for $5,920 which can be used to pay back federally subsidized student loans or as tuition for continuing education.  


In exchange for their invaluable service, AmeriCorps teachers:

· Live on campus in beautiful, clean, furnished apartments

· Receive FREE rent, utilities, cable, and local phone service

· Receive an $800+ stipend per month

· Receive full health insurance

· Are awarded a $5,920 education award after 1 year of service


Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

To apply, send resume to:

Tina Gutierrez-Brewster

Program Director, Tampa Campus