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TerraCops/AmeriCorps Service Member

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TerraCorps
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Providence, RI
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Published 1 month ago
TerraCops/AmeriCorps Service Member

Whether you are passionate about conservation, land access, or sustainable agriculture, TerraCorps is here to help you serve local communities and build professional skills through transformative experiences! Apply to serve with TerraCorps and join a cohort of passionate members taking on dynamic projects that connect communities to the land.

TerraCorps is an AmeriCorps affiliated environmental nonprofit growing a more equitable ecosystem of people and organizations to protect and steward land for broader good. We do this by supporting AmeriCorps members who serve with nonprofit organizations across MA, RI, and CT to tackle issues around land access, sustainable agriculture, and conservation. This year we are looking for 80 members to join the TerraCorps team!

As a member you can serve with one of our nonprofit partners, in one of five coordinator positions: Community Engagement Coordinator, Youth Education Coordinator, Land Stewardship Coordinator, Regional Collaboration Coordinator, and Sustainable Agriculture Coordinator. Members will carry out capacity building projects; educate or train individuals; recruit, train, manage, and support community volunteers engaged in land-based activities; and identify new individuals and groups to participate in education, recreation, or service opportunities centered around land access and conservation.

Members serve in full-time (38 hour/week), 11-month positions from August 30th, 2021- July 29th, 2022.These 1,700-hour AmeriCorps positions receive a living allowance of $15,600 and are eligible for an education award ($6,345), and additional AmeriCorps benefits. Application specifics, position descriptions, and additional information about how to apply can be found at https://terracorps.org/member-position-listing/

Applications will be accepted until all positions are filled. Interviews begin late-April, and we aim to fill all positions by the end of July.

AmeriCorps programs provide equal service opportunities. TerraCorps will recruit and select persons for all positions to ensure a diverse and inclusive community. We welcome and encourage applications from people of all backgrounds and varying experiences. We will provide reasonable accommodations for interviews and services upon request. TerraCorps is a grant program of the Corporation for National and Community Service.

Whether you are passionate about conservation, land access, or sustainable agriculture, TerraCorps is here to help you serve local communities and build professional skills through transformative experiences! Apply to serve with…

Details at a Glance

  • Start Date
    August 30, 2021
    12:00 AM EDT
    4:00 AM UTC
  • End Date
    July 29, 2022
    11:59 PM EDT
    3:59 AM UTC
  • Schedule
    Weekdays
  • Time Commitment
    Full time (30+ hrs/wk)
  • Recurrence
    Recurring

Location

On-site
Providence, RI, USA

How to Apply

Application specifics, position descriptions, and additional information about how to apply can be found at https://terracorps.org/member-position-listing/

Applications will be accepted until all positions are filled. Interviews begin late-April, and we aim to fill all positions by the end of July.

Application specifics, position descriptions, and additional information about how to apply can be found at https://terracorps.org/member-position-listing/

Applications will…

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