AmeriCorps Service, Team Member
Company: AmeriCorps NCCC
Posted on: June 9, 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 members in the NCCC Traditional Corps program deploy to
one of our training locations, then travel with a team of 8-12
other young adults throughout their assigned region for 10 months
of full-time, immersive service. Apply by June 30 to begin service
in Oct. 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 between 18-26 years old Must be a U.S. Citizen or a Lawful
Permanent Resident of the U.S. Must pass an initial drug screening
test upon arrival to the program Must be available to leave your
hometown and serve full-time for 10 months 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 perform 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. You 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. You'll also undergo intensive training at the
beginning of your service to prepare you for the adventure ahead
and take on leadership roles and specialized assignments along the
way. Learn and grow with a team of your peers and build lasting
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