Travel the country and make an impact on communitiesin need! AmeriCorps NCCC (National Civilian Community Corps) is aresidential service program for 18-26-year-olds who want to serveon a tight-knit team while making a difference across the UnitedStates. AmeriCorps members in the NCCC Traditional Corps programdeploy to one of our training locations, then travel with a team of8-12 other young adults throughout their assigned region for 10months of full-time, immersive service. Apply by March 31 to beginservice in July. 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 between 18-26 years oldMust be a U.S. Citizen or a Lawful Permanent Resident of the U.S.Must pass an initial drug screening test upon arrival to theprogram Must be available to leave your hometown and servefull-time for 10 months Benefits During service, you will receive:Basic expenses, including communal housing, meals, and a limitedhealth benefit. All program-related travel, including to yourtraining location, projects, and back home after your service term.A modest living allowance for your personal expenses. Valuabletraining in leadership, technical skills, teamwork, and more.Forbearance for federally backed student loans. After service, youwill receive: The Segal AmeriCorps Education Award of $6,345 to useon future tuition costs or existing student loans. A competitiveedge in your job search. Position Description You will performdirect, hands-on service in the areas of natural and otherdisasters, infrastructure improvement, environmental stewardshipand conservation, energy conservation, and urban and ruraldevelopment. You could be doing anything from building a house torunning a youth summer program to repairing hiking trails in anational forest, so openness to new experiences is key. You'll alsoundergo intensive training at the beginning of your service toprepare you for the adventure ahead and take on leadership rolesand specialized assignments along the way. Learn and grow with ateam of your peers and build lasting connections.
AmeriCorps Service, Team MemberWest Valley City, Utah
Company: AmeriCorps NCCC
Published on Sunday 7th of March 2021