This AmeriCorps position provides members an opportunity to serve directly with youth, aged 0-5. Members will serve directly in an early childhood classroom in Telluride, Colorado, with specific time allocated for specialized training in social-emotional skills and college-level early childhood classes. AmeriCorps members will have the opportunity to connect with young children and witness their growth by leading them in age-appropriate activities, play, lessons, and positive behavioral strategies.
Childcare assistance if eligible, College Credit, Education award upon successful completion of service, Health coverage, Living allowance, Relocation allowance (if applicable), Stipend, Student loan forbearance, Training
Members will receive a housing stipend and a wellness benefit. They will have an overnight orientation and quarterly cohort events. Members will take two college-level classes to gain an early childhood certification, in addition to specialized monthly Pyramid Coaching.
Credential or Certification
Uniforms provided and required
Subject to criminal background check