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6 Month Habitat for Humanity Family Services AmeriCorps Position - Des Moines, IA

Actively Recruiting

Openings

2 currently recruiting

Service Dates

January 2, 2018 - November 30, 2018

Application Window

January 1, 2018 - December 31, 2018

Location

  • Des Moines, IA

Contact Information

Dawn Stohs
(515) 266-6886
info@iowahabitat.org

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Family Services Coordinator

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Description

Looking for individuals to serve 6 month AmeriCorps positions starting anytime between January - May, 2018.

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Des Moines is seeking members to assist the Family Services Team. Members will welcome new homebuyers into the Homeownership Program and guide these families in meeting sweat equity and education requirements to ensure that families are adequately prepared for the responsibilities of homeownership.

Looking for individuals to serve 6 month AmeriCorps positions starting anytime between January - May, 2018.

Habitat for Humanity of Greater Des Moines is seeking members to assist the Family Services Team. Members will welcome new homebuyers into the Homeownership Program and guide these families in meeting sweat equity and education requirements to ensure that families are adequately prepared for the responsibilities of homeownership.
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Living Allowance

$1052 - $1052 monthly

Benefits

Education award upon successful completion of service, Living allowance, Student loan forbearance, Training

Education Requirements

High School Graduate

Desired Certifications or Qualifications

Additional Requirements:

• Strong written and oral communication skills
• Valid driver’s license and ability to drive to work sites and partner family homes
• Able to travel for trainings or assist with disaster response efforts
• Able to lift up to 40 lbs and stand on uneven surfaces for extended periods of time as required to set up for and assist with special events.
• Willingness to adhere to all guidelines set by Greater Des Moines Habitat for Humanity and Habitat for Humanity of Iowa AmeriCorps Program

Desired Languages

English

Other Conditions

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

Service Details

Focus Areas

Community & Nonprofit Development, Economic Security, Environment

Weekly Hours

40

Location Type

Suburban, Urban

Service Type

Direct Service

Service Environment

Indoor

Placement

Individual and Team Placements

Service Setting

Community-based Nonprofit, National Nonprofit/Affiliate, Religious Organization, Social Enterprise (nonprofit)

Activity Types

Hands On Activities, Office Activities, Professional Activities

Contact Information

Dawn Stohs
(515) 266-6886
info@iowahabitat.org

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