Serve with Rochester AmeriCorps


(43.157726,-77.60618)
 

Cause Areas

When

Mon Sep 11, 2017 07:00 AM - Sun Aug 12, 2018 05:00 PM

Where

228 East Main St.Suite 5272Rochester, NY 14604

Our member tutoring youth in MCC's Upward Bound program.

About

Rochester AmeriCorps is recruiting members for the 2017-2018 term of service. Accepted members serve in a fulltime capacity (40 + hours a week) supporting students in the Rochester City School District.

Placements are available in K-12 Rochester city schools and pre-collegiate programs that partner with the RCSD. Member activities may include: contributing to extra-curricular or enrichment programming, providing academic and behavioral supports, supporting attendance initiatives, tutoring one-on-one or small groups, providing college / career preparation services, coordinating school and community events, and conducting outreach to parents and members of the Rochester community. Members are able to build meaningful relationships with students, staff, and administrators and contribute to a positive school climate.

Benefits of service include: bi-weekly living allowance of $522 (estimated, pre-tax) an education award of $5,815 (upon program completion), National Service Forbearance on qualified student loans, no cost health insurance, child care subsidy (if eligible), specialized training and ongoing professional development and networking opportunities. Rochester AmeriCorps is sponsored by Monroe Community College.

Skills

  • Problem Solving
  • Relationship Building
  • Critical Thinking
  • General Education
  • Youth Services
  • Tutoring

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 17
  • Orientation or Training
  • 1700 hrs over 48 weeks
  • US citizen, HS diploma / equiv.

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