The City of Roswell has received an AmeriCorps grant to support nonprofit partner STAR House Foundation in enhancing after school programming at select local schools. To accomplish this goal, the City is recruiting AmeriCorps members to serve as tutors alongside on-site coaches and site directors, providing additional instruction and homework support to participating students, with an emphasis on literacy instruction. Personal protective equipment, or PPE, is expected to be required consistent with school and/or partner mandates. Training will be provided in virtual tutoring should it become necessary and a viable option. . Individuals interested in learning more about becoming an AmeriCorps member, and participating in national service at the local level, are invited to visit the AmeriCorps website at https://www.nationalservice.gov/programs/americorps. For more specifics around the City of Roswell AmeriCorps opportunity, and a link to apply, please visit https://www.roswellgov.com/americorps. Applications are not accepted through the VolunteerMatch site. . This posting is based upon work supported by the Corporation for National and Community Service (CNCS). Opinions or points of view expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the official position of, or a position that is endorsed by, CNCS or the AmeriCorps program. . This program is available to all without regard to race, color, national origin, disability, sex, age, political affiliation or religion. Applicants are subject to verification of citizenship for national service with AmeriCorps and criminal background checks. Applicants accepted to serve on this project are not considered employees of the City of Roswell or STAR House Foundation.
No additional volunteer opportunities at this time.
About City of Roswell
38 Hill Street, Roswell, GA 30075, US
The mission of the City of Roswell is to provide our citizens with responsive, high-quality services in a fiscally sound manner to ensure Roswell continues to be a vibrant community.
The City of Roswell was founded in 1839 by Roswell King, who established the Roswell Manufacturing Company and built a mill to harness the power of the local rivers to make textiles. 175 years later, the vision of the city is to be a vibrant riverside community connecting strong neighborhoods, preserving our rich history, celebrating the arts and culture, and cultivating the entrepreneurial spirit.
Children & Youth
Education & Literacy
We'll work with your schedule.
Select schoolsRoswell, GA30075
August 26, 2020
Literacy / Reading
Must be at least 18
Orientation or Training
12 hours/week, Mon-Thurs, 2-5 p.m.
Verification of citizenship for participation in national service. HS Diploma/GED.