Employment, Education Outreach & Engagement- Neighborhood House AmeriCorps


(47.51534,-122.34466)
 

Cause Areas

When

Thu Sep 01, 2016 09:00 AM - Sat Jul 15, 2017 05:00 PM

Where

Wiley Center at Greenbridge9800 8th Ave S.W.Seattle, WA 98106

Strong Families, Strong Communities, Since 1906.

About

Neighborhood House invites you to join us in assisting job seekers and students in Seattle and South King County to obtain living-wage employment and reach their goals for self-sufficiency. Be part of a highly motivated and creative team which provides individualized career planning, coaching and college navigation throughout the county.

Members in this position serve at two sites: Birch Creek, Kent and Wiley Center at Greenbridge, Seattle (White Center)

AmeriCorps Commitment & Benefits:

  • $1,195/month living stipend (taxed)
  • $5,730 post-service Education Award, on successful completion of the six month term of service (taxed in the year that you use it)
  • Bus pass or mileage reimbursement for service related travel
  • Extensive professional development and training opportunities
  • Health insurance coverage from the Washington Service Corps (or through the Washington State Health Care Plan Finder website, depending on household income) if the Member does not already have coverage.
  • Forbearance on qualified student loans
  • Childcare assistance for eligible Members
  • Eligibility for Basic Food (food stamps) and other public benefits if household meets DSHS requirements

Skills

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • full time service (40 hours/wk) from 9/1/2-7/15/17
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