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After-School Program and Remote Learning Assistants (AmeriCorps Positions)

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Notre Dame Mission Volunteers, AmeriCorps (NDMVA) is seeking After School Program and Remote Learning Assistants to serve as a Full-time AmeriCorps Members at For Kids Only in Chelsea, Everett, and Revere (other locations possible) from September 2021-July 2022.

For Kids Only Afterschool brings families and communities together to provide a safe space for all children to thrive during the out-of-school time hours. Our holistic learning approach helps children love, learn and grow while inspiring every child to leave their unique mark on this world. The AmeriCorps Member will assist in leading 10-week project-based learning and enrichment classes, such as theatre, entrepreneurship, art and sports. The AmeriCorps Member may also help with Remote Learning in our Connected Care program, which was initiated to support remote learning. Our program operates alongside the school day hours, where staff support children through their day by assisting with technology, ensuring they are well-nourished and invigorated, and providing tools and accessories that aide them in their day.

You can visit their website at https://fkoafterschool.org/

Qualifications:

We invite applications from individuals who are over 18 and have work experience or a college education. A high school diploma is required unless the applicant is enrolled in a GED program while serving and completes his or her GED by the end of the year of service.

Applicants should also possess:

  • The willingness to spend a year in the service of others.
  • Good communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Ability to be flexible, adaptive, and work on a team.
  • U.S. citizenship or be a lawful permanent resident.
  • Commitment to serve as a full-time volunteer for 11 months.

AmeriCorps Member Benefits:

  • Living Allowance: Because Notre Dame- AmeriCorps is partnered with the Corporation for National and Community Service, we are able to offer our members a yearly living allowance of approximately $15, 100 which is distributed bi-weekly over the 11 months term.
  • The Education Award: Upon completion of an 7 month service term, AmeriCorps members receive a taxable education award of approximately $6,300. The education award can be applied to qualified student loans or future education at a Title IV institution.
  • Student Loan Forbearance: Members of NDA are eligible for forbearance of federal student loans during their term of service. This means that while a member is serving, he or she does not make payments on his or her qualifying loans. In addition, the National Trust will pay the interest that accrues on the loan at the end of the term of service.
  • Optional Health Insurance: We provide optional healthcare while you serve with NDA. The health insurance is through a partnership with The Corps Network and Summit America. T
  • Child Care: NDA members may also be eligible for child care benefits. The AmeriCorps Child Care Program covers up to the state’s local market rate for child care fees and makes payments directly to the member’s caregiver.


Notre Dame Mission Volunteers, AmeriCorps (NDMVA) is seeking After School Program and Remote Learning Assistants to serve as a Full-time AmeriCorps Members at For Kids Only in Chelsea, Everett, and Revere (other locations possible) from…

Details at a Glance

  • Start Date
    September 1, 2021
    12:00 AM EDT
    4:00 AM UTC
  • End Date
    July 31, 2022
    11:59 PM EDT
    3:59 AM UTC
  • Schedule
    Weekdays
  • Time Commitment
    Full time (30+ hrs/wk)
  • Recurrence
    Recurring
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Location

On-site
Boston, MA, USA

How to Apply

1. Complete and submit a full, two-part application:

  • AmeriCorps Application Online 
  • Complete a Notre Dame Supplemental Application 

2. Submit one of the following Educational Records to boston@ndmva.org

  • Transcript from most recent college or university
  • Copy of high school diploma
  • If working on GED, please contact boston@ndmva.org

3. If selected, you will then be contacted by an NDMVA staff member for a preliminary interview.

4. Upon selection to serve, Members will be required to consent to a National Service Criminal History Check.

1. Complete and submit a full, two-part application:

  • AmeriCorps Application Online 
  • Complete a Notre Dame Supplemental Application 

2. Submit one of the following Educational…

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