Adult Education Specialist [Paid Service Opportunity]


Cause Areas


Sat Sep 09, 2017 - Sat May 26, 2018


1515 Young St.Dallas, TX 75201


Strengthen your community by engaging and counseling community members in job readiness and other important life skills.

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We are looking for dedicated individuals to serve as Adult EducationAmeriCorps memberswith the Dallas Public Libraries. Members make a difference in the community by providing one-on-one coaching, classes, workshops and outreach related to important life skills and job readiness.


  • Age 17 or older
  • US citizen or permanent resident
  • Able to commit to 30 hours/week (Mon-Fri or Tue-Sat workweek options)
  • Able to start on September 11th
  • Must serve 30 hours/week through May 12th, 2018 (NO EXCEPTIONS)


  • $7,000 Living Allowance, paid in bi-weekly payments of $400
  • $2,907 Education Award, paid at end of term (May 12th) and can be used for existing student loans or future education expenses like tuition and books
  • Experience in the service sector

Successful candidates should be:

  • organized,
  • self-motivated,
  • creative
  • interested in making a difference in the Dallas community

*Preference given to those with experience in counseling, social work, workforce development, and/or community outreach. Great fit for recent graduates with BSW.


  • Mentoring
  • Basic Computer Skills
  • Adult Education
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Relationship Building
  • Community Outreach

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