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United Way AmeriCorps Fellow

Actively Recruiting

Openings

30 currently recruiting

Service Dates

September 7, 2021 - July 22, 2022

Application Window

May 13, 2021 - October 4, 2021

Locations

  • Gloucester, MA
  • Lynn, MA
  • Salem, MA

Contact Information

Zach Brown
(978) 764-3167
zbrown@supportunitedway.org

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United Way AmeriCorps Fellow

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Description

AmeriCorps is a national community service program that gives people an opportunity to apply their skills and ideals towards helping others and meeting critical needs in the community. The United Way AmeriCorps Fellowship is an innovative education program that places 30 AmeriCorps Fellows in schools and nonprofit organizations throughout Lynn, Salem, and Gloucester, MA. Fellows are trained to provide structured tutoring and mentoring support to English Learners, helping them succeed academically and develop social-emotional skills (communication, critical thinking, self-awareness, etc.). Fellows serve with their host sites, either in a school or a community based nonprofit, supporting English learners grades K-12, depending on host site. Full-Time United Way AmeriCorps Fellows complete 1700 hours of service from their start date in September 2021 to end of their service term in July 2022.

AmeriCorps is a national community service program that gives people an opportunity to apply their skills and ideals towards helping others and meeting critical needs in the community. The United Way AmeriCorps Fellowship is an innovative education program that places 30 AmeriCorps Fellows in schools and nonprofit organizations throughout Lynn, Salem, and Gloucester, MA. Fellows are trained to provide structured tutoring and mentoring support to English Learners, helping them succeed academically and develop social-emotional skills (communication, critical thinking, self-awareness, etc.). Fellows serve with their host sites, either in a school or a community based nonprofit, supporting English learners grades K-12, depending on host site. Full-Time United Way AmeriCorps Fellows complete 1700 hours of service from their start date in September 2021 to end of their service term in July 2022. Read More

Living Allowance

$1545 - $1545 monthly

Benefits

Childcare assistance if eligible, College Credit, Education award upon successful completion of service, Health coverage, Living allowance, Stipend

Additional Benefits

● Professional Development Benefits ○ Youth Development including Proactive Behavior Management ○ Supporting the Academic Needs of English Learners including the Sheltered Immersion Observation Protocol (SIOP) ○ Social Emotional Learning (SEL) ○ Mental Health First Aid ○ Trauma Informed Care ○ Data Collection and Analysis ● Education Benefits ○ $6,345 taxable Segal Education Award upon completion of full-time service term ○ Education Loan Forbearance ● Cost of Living Benefits ○ $17,000 taxable living allowance paid in bi-weekly installments during term of service ○ SNAP Benefit Eligibility ○ Connection to Housing Support ○ Optional Childcare Benefits ● Health & Wellness Benefits ○ Mental Health and Counseling Services ○ Optional Cigna Health, Dental, and Vision Insurance ● Additional Benefits ○ Access to the United Way network of nonprofit partners during and after service ○ Microsoft Office 1 Year Subscription ○ United Way Clothing

Education Benefits

College Degree

Education Requirements

GED

Desired Languages

English, American Sign Language, Arabic, Portuguese, Spanish

Other Conditions

Subject to criminal background check

Age Requirement

17 - 36

Service Details

Focus Areas

Community & Nonprofit Development, Education & Youth

Weekly Hours

40

Location Type

Urban

Service Type

Direct Service

Service Environment

Indoor

Placement

Individual and Team Placements

Service Setting

Elementary School, High School, Middle School, National Nonprofit/Affiliate

Activity Types

Hands On Activities, Office Activities, Professional Activities

Contact Information

Zach Brown
(978) 764-3167
zbrown@supportunitedway.org

Hosted By

Position Details

United Way AmeriCorps Fellow

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