Bozeman Public Schools exist to provide an outstanding education that inspires and ensures high achievement so every student can succeed and make a difference in a rapidly changing world community. This project is seeking two AmeriCorps members who will work with the Family-Schools Services Coordinator in collaboration with the English Language Learner Coordinator to ensure equal access to education for homeless and low-income students. You will help to build the capacity of the homeless education donation program and develop a sustainable volunteer program that adequately meets the needs of these students. Other projects will include creating a low-barrier application for students whole are homeless, low-income, or English language learners, and developing a ‘kiosk approach’ that makes resources available to families and students. Spanish language fluency is strongly preferred.
Childcare assistance if eligible, Education award upon successful completion of service, Health coverage, Housing, Living allowance, Non-competitive eligibility (federal jobs), Relocation allowance (if applicable), Student loan forbearance, Training
This site includes: Grocery Assistance; Gas Assistance; Connection to Local Housing Option. VISTA members also receive: 10 Days of Personal Leave; 10 Days of Sick/Medical Leave; Professional development and training opportunities; Eligible for hiring preference with Employers of National Service; Access to My Life Expert member assistance program.
Desired Certifications or Qualifications
A vehicle and valid Drivers License is required.
Subject to criminal background check
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