Build Capacity at the American Red Cross: AmeriCorps Members Needed!: Kentucky Region AmeriCorps Mem


(37.698822,-85.865265)
 

Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

405 W. Dixie AvenueElizabethtown, KY 42701


About

PLACEMENT PURPOSE
Serve alongside paid and volunteer staff, provide direct service to clients of the American Red Cross through the accomplishment of Red Cross Corps goals and objectives. AmeriCorps members will complete projects that enhance organizational service delivery, and expand community resources while developing their professional skill base. Red Cross Corps members commit to serving full-time (approximately 40 hrs/week) for 11 months with a minimum of 1700 hours.

OPEN TIME DAYS
AmeriCorps members are full-time and expected to serve a minimum of 1,700 hours during their 11-month term of service. Members must be available during normal business hours, Monday to Friday. Due to the nature of this program, there will be times when members are required to serve after normal hours including nights and weekends, sometimes on short notice.

REQUIRED TRAINING
  • Receive the training required to be successful in their position
  • Be alerted to professional development opportunities and provided time to participate in those opportunities (20 of member time training & professional development)
  • Have an onsite supervisor available for member support
  • Be treated as part of the staff
  • Receive two formal evaluations (midyear and endyear)
  • Make an impact on the community in which they serve
  • Hold a position that does not displace or supplant staff or volunteers

Skills

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • 11 month term of service

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