Edu-Futuro AmeriCorps Program


Job Type

Full Time

Salary

Minimum: $13,000.00
Details: For more information about AmeriCorps, please see: https://www.nationalservice.gov/

Published:

03/29/2018

Start Date:

09/04/2018

Application Deadline:

08/24/2018

Address

Across Arlington and Fairfax County
Virginia
United States

Description

SERVE WITH AMERICORPS AND IMPACT THE LIVES OF IMMIGRANT YOUTH IN NORTHERN VIRGINIA!


Applications are now being accepted for Emerging Leader Program (ELP) Facilitators, Parent Support/Workforce Development Facilitators, Robotics Club Facilitators and a Volunteer Coordinator! All positions are through AmeriCorps, which is a year-long national service program starting on September 4, 2018 and ending on August 30, 2019.


To learn more about each position, please see the links below:


AmeriCorps Emerging Leaders Program Facilitator: http://www.edu-futuro.org/americorps-elp-facilitator-position-description


AmeriCorps STEM Robotics Club Facilitator: http://www.edu-futuro.org/americorps-stem-position-description


AmeriCorps Workforce Development and Parent Support Facilitator: http://www.edu-futuro.org/workforceparentsupport


AmeriCorps Volunteer Coordinator: http://www.edu-futuro.org/americorps-volunteer-coordinator-position


AmeriCorps General Responsibilities 

 

This AmeriCorps program called Moving Forward! is a partnership between CASA de Virginia (CASA), and Edu-Futuro, established to deliver comprehensive services of citizenship support, financial literacy education, connection to health/social services, and youth leadership development in Northern Virginia. 

 

Members work together on planning community service and other events and participate in regular team activities (meetings, training, reporting, and evaluation activities). They are also responsible for promoting AmeriCorps throughout their service.  

 

REQUIRED SKILLS AND ELIGIBILITY 

• Available full-time (1700 hours; approx. 36 hours/week) from on or about September 4, 2018 to on or about August 30, 2019.

• Must be able to serve some evenings and Saturdays.

• U.S. Citizen or permanent resident.

• Bachelor’s degree.

• Passionate about teaching/mentoring as well as serving the immigrant community.

• Excellent English & interpersonal skills.

• Foreign language proficiency a plus.

• Access to a car required. Service activities are conducted throughout Arlington and Fairfax counties. 

Benefits

  • $13,000 annual taxable stipend + FICA.
  • Local travel reimbursement for service-related activities.
  • Health insurance.
  • $25 monthly cellphone stipend.
  • Professional development and networking opportunities. 
  • Segal AmeriCorps Education Award which can be used towards student loans and/or to help finance higher education pursuits upon successful completion of service.
  • Student loan forbearance or deferment.
  • Gain skills and valuable experience to prepare you for a career after-service. 
  • A great work environment.
  • Make an impact in under-served communities!

Level of Language Proficiency

Workforce Development and Parent Support Facilitators

  • Spanish Language Proficiency Required

All other positions

  • Foreign language proficiency a plus

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

4-year degree

How To Apply

careers@edu-futuro.org

http://edu-futuro.org

Send cover letter and resume to Paola Sandoval-Moshenberg, Program Director at careers@edu-futuro.org. Upon receipt, additional application materials will be sent to eligible applicants. Applications will be accepted until positions are filled. 


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