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Kids on Course AmeriCorps Summer Member

Actively Recruiting

Openings

20 currently recruiting

Service Dates

June 10, 2019 - August 9, 2019

Application Window

September 25, 2018 - May 1, 2019

Location

  • Cedar Rapids, IA

Contact Information

Gregory White
(402) 217-1378
gwhite@kidsoncoursecr.com

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Description

Members serve 300 hours (approximately 35-40 hours a week) at their respective sites over the course the summer. Each Minimum Time Kids on Course AmeriCorps will serve at a Kids on Course University summer program site (an elementary school in Cedar Rapids, IA). AmeriCorps members will have the opportunity to recruit volunteers to support the program, provide classroom aid to struggling learners, perform direct tutoring instruction, and lead enrichments designed to teach valuable skills. Members will also help eliminate the distraction of hunger, which can be a barrier to learning, by overseeing the Summer Meals and Summer Backpack Program at their respective sites. Last year, Kids on Course served more than 50,000 meals over the summer.

Members serve 300 hours (approximately 35-40 hours a week) at their respective sites over the course the summer. Each Minimum Time Kids on Course AmeriCorps will serve at a Kids on Course University summer program site (an elementary school in Cedar Rapids, IA). AmeriCorps members will have the opportunity to recruit volunteers to support the program, provide classroom aid to struggling learners, perform direct tutoring instruction, and lead enrichments designed to teach valuable skills. Members will also help eliminate the distraction of hunger, which can be a barrier to learning, by overseeing the Summer Meals and Summer Backpack Program at their respective sites. Last year, Kids on Course served more than 50,000 meals over the summer. Read More

Living Allowance

$817 - $817 monthly

Benefits

Education award upon successful completion of service, Student loan forbearance

Education Requirements

High School Graduate

Desired Languages

English

Other Conditions

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

Age Requirement

17 - 99

Service Details

Focus Areas

Education & Youth

Weekly Hours

40

Location Type

Urban

Service Type

Direct Service

Service Environment

Indoor and Outdoor

Placement

Individual Placement

Service Setting

Community-based Nonprofit, Elementary School, Foundation, School-based Nonprofit, School District

Activity Types

Hands On Activities

Contact Information

Gregory White
(402) 217-1378
gwhite@kidsoncoursecr.com

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