AmeriCorps Education Fellowship -- Dudley Promise Corps
**Apply Today at bit.ly/joinDPCtoday!**
We are now accepting applications on a rolling basis as availability in the cohort allows. If you are interested, we encourage you to submit a complete application ASAP!
Dudley Promise Corps members will serve as Education Fellows. As a DPC Fellow, you’ll provide targeted academic support including 1:1 and small group tutoring. You’ll be embedded in classrooms to provide small group instructional support, target individual students to provide extra support on a regular basis, and provide push-in support.
-Targeted, 1:1 academic support
-Small group academic support
-Support partner teacher in lesson plan implementation
-Interpersonal relationship-building with students, teachers, school-staff
-Support partner teacher in lesson plan development
-Monitor and support student attendance
-Free time, recess, and lunch monitoring support
*Professional Development & Training*
To support your ability to do this work, Education Fellows will receive the following training:
-How to provide small group and 1:1 instruction
-Community engagement to learn about the Nubian Square community history, assets, and aspirations, and engage with community partners through multi-faceted experiences outside of schools. DPC believes that this connection will give corps members an understanding that allows them to better serve students.
-Social justice-oriented coaching and support to leverage education to push the needle toward equity
-Together, these learning opportunities are designed to help you remain engaged leaders in your communities long after the service year.
-Beyond training, you will also earn the following benefits:
-Education award ($6,345) upon successful* completion of service
-Health insurance coverage
-Living allowance ($13,883)*
-Access to AmeriCorps service member training through Massachusetts Service Alliance
-Student loan forbearance**
-Food Assistance/SNAP benefit eligibility
-Childcare assistance if eligible
-Networking opportunities with community and education leaders
*Teamwork & Collaboration*
DPC Fellows are part of Dudley Promise Corps (DPC), a full-time, one-year neighborhood-based AmeriCorps service program serving BPE’s Dearborn STEM Academy and Dudley Street School. DPC leverages the power of national service to support students in the Nubian Square area of Roxbury stay on track to attend college and serve as responsible citizens in their community, while simultaneously developing corps members as engaged civic leaders committed to social justice.
*As part of the DPC team, you will*
-Collaborate with school staff to build whole-school community and a culture that promotes high levels of student engagement and investment
-Support opportunities to expand students’ learning and growth by leading, contributing, and/or developing enrichment programs, school-wide initiatives, and clubs
Have questions? Email us at email@example.com or visit our site dudleypromisecorps.org. To learn more about BPE, visit bpe.org
**Apply now at http://bit.ly/joinDPCtoday!**
BPE does not discriminate with regard to race, color, origin, gender, political affiliation, disability, sexual orientation, or religion. BPE is committed to seeking qualified applicants with disabilities and can provide reasonable accommodations during the application process and time of service upon request.
*AmeriCorps financial support amounts shown are subject to change. Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org with questions about AmeriCorps financial benefits.
**May be eligible for loan forbearance. For more information, visit this site: https://www.nationalservice.gov/programs/americorps/segal-americorps-education-award/using-your-segal-education-award/postponing
Childcare assistance if eligible, Education award upon successful completion of service, Health coverage, Living allowance, Training
English, American Sign Language, Arabic, Chinese, Creole, French, Hmong, Portuguese, Spanish, Thai, Vietnamese
Uniforms provided and required
Subject to criminal background check