New Jersey Office of the Attorney General: AmeriCorps Full-time Member Service Opportunities in TRENTON, NEW JERSEY
- Volunteer Opportunity posted by AmeriCorps at Drew University
Full time (30+ hrs/wk)
Long-Term (6 months-1 year)
AmeriCorps members will be assigned to work with the NJ Office of the Attorney General, in a collaborative effort with the NJ Office of Community Justice and the Division of Criminal Justice (Prosecutors Supervision & Training Bureau) to assist with the planning and execution of activities and events that will strengthen law enforcement and community relationships on a statewide basis. Also, members will be deployed by the Prosecutors Supervision & Training Bureau to assist several of the County Prosecutors Offices (through Community Outreach Liaisons employed by those respective Offices) to address specific and identified needs of enhancing community engagement efforts in those locations.
AmeriCorps Members participate in planning & execution of initiatives that strengthen law enforcement & community relationships as assigned by the NJ Office of the Attorney General, Office of Community Justice & the Division of Criminal Justice, Prosecutors Supervision & Training Bureau. AmeriCorps Members assist County Prosecutor Community Outreach Liaisons with projects to enhance community engagement efforts, and NJ OAG Youth Policy and Planning Boards in work to build partnerships & strengthen relationships within their communities. They provide support in ongoing efforts in the recruitment & retention of local leaders in education, business & social service fields to work with local law enforcement. AmeriCorps Members prepare materials & content uploaded to web portals and social media, create a statewide internet clearinghouse of best practices on police/community relations, & assist in administration & analysis of surveys on current attitudes in target communities. Driver’s license & reliable vehicle required.
Stipend: $ 12,630, Education Award: $ 5,815. For more information, see www.drew.edu/crcc/americorps. AmeriCorps position listing: 77117
How To Apply
Candidates can email an expression of interest to email@example.com. Please include “AmeriCorps NJ OAG Trenton” in the subject line, and attach a list of three (3) references and a current resume.