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AmeriCorps Openings @ Exchange Club’s Project TLC

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 Project TLC (To Love a Child), hosted by the Exchange Club Family Center in Memphis, was the first program of its kind in West Tennessee to take a direct stand against child abuse and directly focuses on the issue area and nationality of Human Needs: children and youth. Ameri-Corps Project TLC’s service activities are de-signed to meet the various needs of “at risk” and abusive parents by teaching them positive parenting skills through parenting education courses, providing on-site and home-based training to families, and advocating for abused children’s best interests in court custody and visitation decisions. AmeriCorps members provide emotional support and essentially serve as role models to their clients.

  1. Apply online at https://my.americorps.gov/
  2. Send email to project.tlc@hotmail.com when application is completed to request a reference form for a third reference.
  3. Submit a copy of your birth certificate, driver’s license, social security card and proof of insurance.  (Note: We will need to view the originals of the above documents at some point during the orientation process).
  4. Official High School and College Transcripts are required.  Please request them to be sent to:

Attn: Tiffany Smith, AmeriCorps Program Director

2180 Union Ave.  Memphis, TN  38104

5.  Attend an applicant orientation  (dates TBA)

All documents may be brought or mailed to the above.

Minimum qualifications:

  • 19 years of age or older
  • Minimum 2 years of College Preferred (Social Sciences Bachelors Degree Preferred)
  • Able to pass a background check

When the above steps are completed, an interview will be scheduled.

When the above steps are completed, an interview will be scheduled.

Please call Tiffany Smith at 276-2200 x 159 or email tsmith@exchangeclub.net if you have questions.

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Everyone who applies for an AmeriCorps position is now required to complete an online application. When completing an AmeriCorps application, please be sure to have the following information:

  1. Employment History/ Resume’
  2. Community Service Experience
  3. Two personal/ professional references
  4. Please note for Project TLC a total of 3 references are required.

To access the MyAmericorps website, click or type the following link:

https://my.americorps.gov/mp/login.do

Complete the following steps to apply for an AmeriCorps -Project TLC position:

  • Click on the Apply to Serve link
  • Enter the information requested (4 steps)
  • Click Finish
  • You will receive an automatic email to the email address you provide
  • Open the email sent to you and click the link provided
  • Create a username and password
  • Click Applications link
  • Click Create Application link
  • Enter information
  • Enter your references (be sure to click the link to have an email sent to your reference)
  • Click the Finish Application link
  • Click Search Listings link
  • In Program name field type Project TLC
  • Click Search
  • Select  Project TLC by the (*) to apply for  a either a part-time or full-time position
  • Click Apply Now
  • Certify that everything is correct
  • Click Submit

Note:  If you’d like to be considered for both part-time and full-time positions, please make sure that you apply for both part-time and full-time positions.

Once your application has been received, please send an email to project.tlc@hotmail.com  advising of your application.

Note:  Applying for a position with Project TLC requires additional references.   Please request a reference form when you’ve completed your online application if you have not received one.

 

Questions?    Please contact, Tiffany Smith, Project TLC Program Director at 901-276-2200 x159 or email tsmith@exchangeclub.net.

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AmeriCorps Project TLC @ Exchange Club

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You can earn up to $5,550 towards the cost of your education, while you serve your community!!!

AmeriCorps Project TLC is offering full-time & half-time, one year positions in Memphis beginning August 2013.

You will earn an educational award to help pay for college, graduate school, vocational/technical training, or to pay off student loans.

  • Full-time -1,725 hours minimum ($5,550) plus a modest living stipend, insurance and child care (if eligible)
  •  Half-time – 925 hours minimum ($2,775)

Meanwhile, you will gain:

  • Invaluable communication and networking skills
  • Satisfaction of being challenged and making a difference
  • Opportunities to be a catalyst for positive change
  • Teamwork
  • Leadership & Responsibility
  • Experience for a future career

For more information email   

tsmith@exchangeclub.net

“I’ve worked in lots of jobs, but this is without a doubt one of the most rewarding experiences I’ve ever had. It’ll be a tough act to follow.” – Kathy Henderson

 

This program is funded under an agreement with the State of Tennessee

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Contract Family Services Provider Opening @ Exchange Club Family Center

The Exchange Club Family Center is currently hiring contract family service providers for families referred to us from the TN Dept. of Children’s Services. A masters degree in Social Work or Counseling is required.
Contract Family Services Provider
Job Description
Qualifications
  • Preferably a Masters degree in Social Work or Counseling
  • At least one year relevant professional experience working with families and children.
Job Description
  • Conduct weekly in-home therapy sessions with clients as authorized.
  • Provide community resources that fit the client’s needs.
  • Update clinical supervisor and DCS case manager weekly on client progress.
  • Attend group supervisions and training sessions.
  • Complete 12 hours of pre-approved training each year
  • Complete required paperwork and assessments.
About The Program
The In-Home Family Services Program is a short term, highly intensive, home based program designed to protect, treat, and support families, including those who have at least one child in placement in DCS custody. Family Services Providers offer a wide range of flexible and responsive services tailored to the individual child and family. The FSP assists the family in developing an information support system to ensure long term stability.
Send resume to epittman@exchangeclub.net or call 901-276-2200 ext 161 to inquire about the position.
Ebonée Pittman
Director of In-home Services
The Exchange Club Family Center
2180 Union Avenue
Memphis, TN 38104
PH: 901-276-2200 ext. 161
FX: 901-276-6828
Live every moment, Laugh every day, and Love beyond words.”

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