AmeriCorps Service, Team Leader
Company: AmeriCorps NCCC
Posted on: April 25, 2021
Travel the country. Make an impact. Earn money for school.
Travel the country and make an impact on communities in need!
AmeriCorps NCCC (National Civilian Community Corps) is a full-time
service program that covers lodging and travel expenses, allowing
young adults to serve on a team and make an impact in communities
across the country while gaining valuable leadership skills.
AmeriCorps team leaders in the NCCC Traditional Corps program
deploy to one of our training locations, then travel with a team of
8-12 young adults throughout their assigned region for 11 months of
full-time, immersive service. Apply by May 31 to begin service in
Sept. Training Locations: Denver, CO; or Sacramento, CA (Locations
will be assigned upon acceptance into the program. Applicants
cannot choose their location.) Requirements to serve: Must be 18
years or older Must be a U.S. Citizen or a Lawful Permanent
Resident of the U.S. Must possess a valid driver's license Must
pass an initial drug screening test upon arrival to the program
Must be available to leave your hometown and serve full-time for 11
months Must demonstrate an ability to lead a team of 8-12 young
adults Benefits: During service, you will receive: Basic expenses,
including communal housing, meals, and a limited health benefit.
All program-related travel, including to your training location,
projects, and back home after your service term. A modest living
allowance for your personal expenses. Valuable training in
leadership, technical skills, teamwork, and more. ?Forbearance for
federally backed student loans. After service, you will receive:
The Segal AmeriCorps Education Award of $6,345 to use on future
tuition costs or existing student loans. A competitive edge in your
job search. Position Description: You will lead a team through a
service term of direct, hands-on service in the areas of natural
and other disasters, infrastructure improvement, environmental
stewardship and conservation, energy conservation, and urban and
rural development. Your team could be doing anything from building
a house to running a youth summer program to repairing hiking
trails in a national forest, so openness to new experiences is key.
As a team leader, you will be crucial to your team's success.
You'll be responsible for directing, motivating, and mentoring, a
diverse team of young people. Partner organizations and AmeriCorps
staff will look to you for coordination of project logistics. Gain
invaluable supervisory experience, challenge yourself, and build
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