POSITION TITLE: BRIDGES AmeriCorps Full-Time Member: Bridge Builders® Specialist
REPORTS TO: CONNECT and AmeriCorps Coordinator and Director of Bridge Builders®
POSITION DESCRIPTION: BRIDGES is seeking five (5) full-time AmeriCorps Members (1720 hours of service required) to serve as Bridge Builders® Specialists for the Bridge Builders® program from August 4, 2017, to August 3, 2018. Members will serve an average 35-40 hours per week during the academic year and 40+ hours per week during the summer (June –July). To serve in AmeriCorps, individuals must be at least 17 years of age; have a high school diploma or GED; and be a U.S. citizen, national or lawful permanent resident alien. Documentation of age, education and citizenship are required once an offer has been extended. Original social security card required for E-verify.
BENEFITS: AmeriCorps Members will receive a stipend of $17,500, in 27 bi-weekly pay periods, and, upon successful completion of service, an education award of up to $5,815. Other benefits include student loan forbearance, professional networking and skill development, research and training in local social justice issues, training as an experiential learning facilitator and the opportunity to serve with a dedicated team of AmeriCorps members and BRIDGES staff to create positive community change.
For Complete Job Description: Bridge-Builders-Full-time-AmeriCorps-Member-2017-to-2018
Apply Online: http://bridgesusa.org/work-with-us/americorps-positions/