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AmeriCorps National - Construction Crew Leader - Sea Island Habitat for Humanity - Charleston, SC

Not Actively Recruiting

Service Dates

August 13, 2018 - June 23, 2019

Application Window

July 3, 2018 - August 31, 2018

Location

  • Johns Island, SC

Contact Information

Liv Stewart
(843) 442-3827
Liv@SeaIslandHabitat.org

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Description

Sea Island Habitat for Humanity, the third-oldest Habitat for Humanity affiliate in the world, has served its community as an affiliate of Habitat for Humanity International since 1978 and has provided housing solutions for over 350 local families. You’ll be able to explore the beautiful low country estuaries, stroll along sandy beaches, and wander down cobblestone streets older than the United States. The area has a thriving art and restaurant culture, and no matter where you are, you are never far from a salt water river.

You will assist with hands on construction tasks including, but not limited to, demolition, site prep, framing, insulation, drywall, flooring, roofing, finish carpentry and landscaping. Projects may include new and gut rehab homes, as well as A Brush With Kindness (ABWK), Critical Home Repair (CHR) and weatherization projects.

-Lead small groups of volunteers, ensuring that they are well-employed while on the work sites.
-Use volunteer management techniques to facilitate positive experiences for volunteers and partner families working on site.

Sea Island Habitat for Humanity, the third-oldest Habitat for Humanity affiliate in the world, has served its community as an affiliate of Habitat for Humanity International since 1978 and has provided housing solutions for over 350 local families. You’ll be able to explore the beautiful low country estuaries, stroll along sandy beaches, and wander down cobblestone streets older than the United States. The area has a thriving art and restaurant culture, and no matter where you are, you are never far from a salt water river.

You will assist with hands on construction tasks including, but not limited to, demolition, site prep, framing, insulation, drywall, flooring, roofing, finish carpentry and landscaping. Projects may include new and gut rehab homes, as well as A Brush With Kindness (ABWK), Critical Home Repair (CHR) and weatherization projects.

-Lead small groups of volunteers, ensuring that they are well-employed while on the work sites.
-Use volunteer management techniques to facilitate positive experiences for volunteers and partner families working on site.
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Living Allowance

$1482 - $1482 monthly

Benefits

Childcare assistance if eligible, Education award upon successful completion of service, Health coverage, Housing, Living allowance, Stipend, Student loan forbearance, Training

Additional Benefits

Benefits beyond the AmeriCorps living allowance and education award include a housing stipend of $300/month, provided tools and gear, training, and networking opportunities. Habitat AmeriCorps members will have the opportunity to travel to 2 national events, National Service Leadership Conference and the Habitat AmeriCorps Build-a-Thon. Habitat AmeriCorps members also receive a variety of position specific trainings including CPR/First Aid, Lockton Safety Courses, and many more.

Education Requirements

GED

Desired Languages

English

Other Conditions

Car recommended
Permits attendance at school during off hours
Subject to criminal background check

Service Details

Focus Areas

Homelessness & Housing

Weekly Hours

40

Location Type

Rural, Suburban

Service Type

Direct Service

Service Environment

Outdoor

Placement

Individual and Team Placements

Service Setting

National Nonprofit/Affiliate

Activity Types

Hands On Activities, Office Activities, Professional Activities

Contact Information

Liv Stewart
(843) 442-3827
Liv@SeaIslandHabitat.org

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