Listing

Washington Underground

Actively Recruiting

Openings

2 currently recruiting

Service Dates

August 6, 2018 - July 31, 2019

Application Window

May 29, 2018 - February 1, 2019

Location

  • Walsenburg, CO

Listing Details

Description

Boys and Girls Club AmeriCorps Member is responsible for assisting with and implementing the planned activities for children and youth between the ages of 6 and 12. As an employee of Boys & Girls Club of Huerfano County, the member is accountable to the Program Coordinator. The member is part of a team which strives to work according to the organizational Core Values. As such, the member recognizes and accepts the need to be a positive influence who models honesty, fair play, a positive attitude, cooperation and respect for self and others.




The Healthy Eating AmeriCorps Member is responsible for further expanding current programming to address food insecurity in Huerfano County by:
1) facilitating the Kid Food Nation as part of the Boys and Girls Club 2) growing the Cooking Matters program at Washington Underground and bringing in more residents diagnosed with chronic disease to learn cooking skills 3) strengthen the connection between the hospital farm stand programming and residents with chronic disease and 4) develop a Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) and Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP):

Boys and Girls Club AmeriCorps Member is responsible for assisting with and implementing the planned activities for children and youth between the ages of 6 and 12. As an employee of Boys & Girls Club of Huerfano County, the member is accountable to the Program Coordinator. The member is part of a team which strives to work according to the organizational Core Values. As such, the member recognizes and accepts the need to be a positive influence who models honesty, fair play, a positive attitude, cooperation and respect for self and others.




The Healthy Eating AmeriCorps Member is responsible for further expanding current programming to address food insecurity in Huerfano County by:
1) facilitating the Kid Food Nation as part of the Boys and Girls Club 2) growing the Cooking Matters program at Washington Underground and bringing in more residents diagnosed with chronic disease to learn cooking skills 3) strengthen the connection between the hospital farm stand programming and residents with chronic disease and 4) develop a Summer Food Service Program (SFSP) and Child and Adult Care Food Program (CACFP):
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Living Allowance

$1144 - $1144 monthly

Education Benefits

College Degree

Education Requirements

College Graduate

Desired Languages

English

Other Conditions

Subject to criminal background check

Age Requirement

21 - 35

Service Details

Focus Areas

Education & Youth, Health & Nutrition

Weekly Hours

37

Location Type

Rural

Service Type

Direct Service

Service Environment

Indoor

Placement

Individual and Team Placements

Service Setting

Volunteer Placement Organization

Activity Types

Hands On Activities, Office Activities