Part-Time AmeriCorps Member - Hagerstown, MD


(39.64671,-77.72174)
 

Cause Areas

When

Fri Sep 01, 2017 - Tue Aug 14, 2018

Where

200 North Prospect StreetHagerstown, MD 21740
Join Our Team!

About

Horizon Goodwill Industries is seeking AmeriCorps volunteers to fill up to 8 part-time positions through A STAR! In Hagerstown Maryland. Part-time positions will complete 300 hours of service over one year - all at once or over the entire year. Candidates must be at least 18 years old, have a minimum GED and be a US citizen or Naturalized Permanent Resident. At the conclusion of the year AmeriCorps members who successfully complete the program are eligible for an educational scholarship in the amount of $1,200.00.

Brief description of position:

  • Tutor individuals in basic literacy, numeracy, and computing skills
  • Lead group learning sessions in Financial Literacy
  • Maintain records of student attendance and progress
  • Complete required AmeriCorps reports in a timely fashion
  • Organize and participate in community service projects
  • Conduct Community Outreach on a regular basis
  • Attend all required meetings
  • Attend all relevant training / professional development activities

Contact information: Catharine Fleming, Chief Mission Officer cfleming@goodwill-hgi.org

Start date September 1, 2017 through August 14, 2018.

Skills

  • Literacy / Reading
  • Adult Education
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • Financial Literacy
  • Community Outreach

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Orientation or Training
  • 300 hours over 1 year

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