Travel the country and make an impact on communitiesin need! AmeriCorps NCCC (National Civilian Community Corps) is aresidential service program for young adults who want to lead atight-knit team while making a difference across the United States.AmeriCorps team leaders in the NCCC Traditional Corps programdeploy to one of our training locations, then travel with a team of8-12 young adults throughout their assigned region for 11 months offull-time, immersive service. Apply by February 28 to begin servicein June. Training Locations Denver, Colorado; Vicksburg,Mississippi; or Vinton, Iowa (Locations will be assigned uponacceptance into the program. Applicants cannot choose theirlocation.) Requirements to serve Must be 18 years or older Mustpossess a valid driver's license Must be a U.S. Citizen or a LawfulPermanent Resident of the U.S. Must pass an initial drug screeningtest upon arrival to the program Must be available to leave yourhometown and serve full-time for 11 months Must demonstrate anability to lead a team of 8-12 young adults Benefits Duringservice, you will receive: Basic expenses, including communalhousing, meals, and a limited health benefit. All program-relatedtravel, including to your training location, projects, and backhome after your service term. A modest living allowance for yourpersonal expenses. Valuable training in leadership, technicalskills, teamwork, and more. Forbearance for federally backedstudent loans. After service, you will receive: The SegalAmeriCorps Education Award of $6,345 to use on future tuition costsor existing student loans. A competitive edge in your job search.Position Description You will lead a team through a service term ofdirect, hands-on service in the areas of natural and otherdisasters, infrastructure improvement, environmental stewardshipand conservation, energy conservation, and urban and ruraldevelopment. Your team could be doing anything from building ahouse to running a youth summer program to repairing hiking trailsin a national forest, so openness to new experiences is key. As ateam leader, you will be crucial to your team's success. You'll beresponsible for directing, motivating, and mentoring, a diverseteam of young people. Partner organizations and AmeriCorps staffwill look to you for coordination of project logistics. Gaininvaluable supervisory experience, challenge yourself, and buildlasting connections.
AmeriCorps Service, Team LeaderSuperior, Wisconsin
Company: AmeriCorps NCCC
Published on Thursday 25th of February 2021