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The AmeriCorps Literacy Lead directly tutors and gives student support within our reading centers, focusing on target students in need of more individualized instruction. This is a great opportunity to provide intensive tutoring to kids, and support the research creation of literacy trainings .
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Childcare assistance if eligible, Education award upon successful completion of service, Health coverage, Stipend, Student loan forbearance, Training
STIPEND: As an AmeriCorps member, you’ll receive a living stipend of $952.38, paid twice monthly throughout your service term, for serving a full time, half term of service with Reading Partners AmeriCorps.
SEGAL EDUCATION AWARD: Upon successful completion of your service term with Reading Partners, you will be awarded a Segal Education Award of $3,047.50. You may earn up to two Education Awards over two service terms.
HEALTH CARE COVERAGE: Reading Partners AmeriCorps provides a health care package through Cigna & Summit America, which includes medical, vision, and dental coverage. Monthly premiums are covered by Reading Partners, and coverage is only provided to AmeriCorps members.
CHILD CARE BENEFITS: If you qualify, childcare is available during your service term. This benefit is administered by GAP Solutions Inc. – more information can be found at their website at www.americorpschildcare.com.
LOAN FORBEARANCE: You may request loan forbearance on qualified federal student loans once you begin you service term.
ONGOING PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT: We offer an exciting and dynamic culture, and we commit to investing in and supporting our amazing people to grow their futures with us. The Reading Partners AmeriCorps program provides a robust Program Orientation at the start of each service year, providing AmeriCorps members with the trainings needed to successfully execute their roles. We offer ongoing trainings throughout the year, dedicated towards promoting professional growth and opportunity.
HOLIDAYS: Reading Partners AmeriCorps recognizes the following holidays: Labor Day, Thanksgiving, the Friday after Thanksgiving, New Year’s Eve/Day, President’s Day, Memorial Day, and Independence Day. You may be asked to serve on the MLK Day holiday. Reading Partners AmeriCorps members also follow our organizational winter closure, with exact dates announced each year. Closure typically runs from December 24th until the first Monday in January after New Year’s Day.
High School Graduate
Permits attendance at school during off hours
Subject to criminal background check