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AmeriCorps Community Navigator

Actively Recruiting

Openings

4 currently recruiting

Service Dates

March 22, 2021 - July 31, 2021

Application Window

March 22, 2021 - April 30, 2021

Location

  • Tampa, FL

Contact Information

Gordana Krone
(813) 209-1256
gordana.krone@metromin.org

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Position Details

Mobile Outreach AmeriCorps Member

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Description

The Mobile Outreach AmeriCorps member will engage individuals experiencing homelessness and assist them in accessing health, housing and social services. Members will serve on Metropolitan Ministries' Brigaide Mobile Outreach team. They will complete assessments, provide comprehensive information and referrals, distribute basic needs supplies, and participate in training and community outreach events. Systems Navigators touch the lives of some of the city's most vulnerable populations, with the goal of ending homelessness and improving lives.

The Mobile Outreach AmeriCorps member will engage individuals experiencing homelessness and assist them in accessing health, housing and social services. Members will serve on Metropolitan Ministries' Brigaide Mobile Outreach team. They will complete assessments, provide comprehensive information and referrals, distribute basic needs supplies, and participate in training and community outreach events. Systems Navigators touch the lives of some of the city's most vulnerable populations, with the goal of ending homelessness and improving lives. Read More

Living Allowance

$1200 - $1200 monthly

Benefits

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

Additional Benefits

Benefits: • $600 (gross before taxes) bi-weekly payroll for term of service • Education award of $6,195 is provided upon successful completion of service • Forbearance on qualified student loans and interest accrual payments while serving (taxable) • Childcare assistance (if qualified) • Health insurance – option to enroll with premium paid in full for member only • Professional development and training opportunities • AmeriCorps service gear (must be worn every day)

Education Requirements

College Graduate

Desired Certifications or Qualifications

A minimum of a Bachelor’s degree in counseling or social work or related area with experience working with children/families
• Requires understanding of poverty, a high degree of maturity, strong inter-personal skills and the ability to work and communicate with low socio-economic and diverse participants in a professional and diplomatic manner.
• A non-judgmental, empathetic, caring individual with the ability to listen well and to demonstrate confidentiality and respect for clients of all ethnic, religious and socio-economic groups.
• Bi-lingual preferred, but not required.
• Be a U.S. citizen, a U.S. national, or a Lawful Permanent Resident as required by AmeriCorps
• Be able to successfully pass a criminal background check as required by AmeriCorps

Desired Languages

English

Other Conditions

Car recommended
Permits attendance at school during off hours
Uniforms provided and required
Subject to criminal background check

Service Details

Focus Areas

Homelessness & Housing

Weekly Hours

40

Location Type

Urban

Service Type

Direct Service

Service Environment

Indoor and Outdoor

Placement

Team Placement

Service Setting

Community-based Nonprofit

Activity Types

Hands On Activities, Office Activities, Professional Activities

Contact Information

Gordana Krone
(813) 209-1256
gordana.krone@metromin.org

Hosted By

Position Details

Mobile Outreach AmeriCorps Member

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