Our AmeriCorps members serve 1700 hours over a one-year term with different housing nonprofits throughout Kentucky. Most positions will work alongside experienced contractors, allowing members the opportunity to learn tangible skills through hands-on experience. The AmeriCorps member will serve in a construction capacity at Red Bird Mission in Beverly, KY.ed Bird Mission and Clinic strives to meet these needs through ministry in five areas: Education, Health and Wellness, Community Outreach, Economic Opportunity, and Community Housing Improvement. The AmeriCorps member will provide construction services, including pouring concrete and laying block, framing new homes, installing siding and drywall, roofing, and installing floors. The member will also supervise the participants of the mutual self-help homeownership program by coordinating and schedule the construction work.
Childcare assistance if eligible, Education award upon successful completion of service, Health coverage, Living allowance, Student loan forbearance, Training
GED/High School Diploma
Permits attendance at school during off hours
Subject to criminal background check