About Safe Passages
Safe Passages is an Oakland, CA based nonprofit organization committed to advocating for children, youth, and families- with a special emphasis on vulnerable populations- within the County of Alameda. We are looking for passionate, motivated and dedicated individuals like you to join one of our education focused AmeriCorps programs for the 2021-2022 academic year.
By choosing a year of service with AmeriCorps, you will have the opportunity to help meet critical needs for vulnerable populations in Alameda County, CA. As a member of our AmeriCorps team you will develop professional skills, gain hands-on experiences that will reshape your worldview, and change the way you engage with your community — all while making a difference!
AmeriCorps is a national service commitment that meets a community’s critical needs in education, safety, health, and the environment. Safe Passages partners with AmeriCorps to provide full-time and part-time service opportunities in Title I schools in Oakland. Safe Passages AmeriCorps members dedicate 900-1700 hours of service per term in exchange for leadership and career development, and a living allowance supported by our AmeriCorps grant. AmeriCorps is an exciting opportunity for service-minded individuals who are passionate about education and the nonprofit sector. For more information, please visit www.americorps.gov.
Notice: The Safe Passages AmeriCorps program is administered by California Volunteers and sponsored by Corporation for National and Community Service.
Academic Intervention Specialist
The ELEV8 Youth AmeriCorps Program is a special project of Safe Passages focused on helping youth achieve academic success. AmeriCorps Members in this program provide academic intervention services to a cohort of 5-10 underperforming youth, with the goal of raising student achievement by a minimum of one full functional grade level. Members are placed at one of 12 schools in Oakland, Union City, or Emeryville, CA for a full academic year.
Day Time Intervention
After School Program
Weekly Professional Development
Full-Time Schedule: Approximately 40 hours per week (Monday through Friday, 8am - 6pm)
Part-Time Schedule: Approximately 20 hours per week (schedules vary based on school site)
About Safe Passages
Safe Passages is an Oakland, CA based nonprofit organization committed to advocating for children, youth, and families- with a special emphasis on vulnerable populations- within the County of Alameda. We are looking…
*Health coverage and childcare benefits are available to full-time members only