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Strong Future Technology Specialist

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ORGANIZATION: Idealist.org

Recruiting Organization: City of Las Vegas AmeriCorps

**AMERICORPS SERVICE OPPORTUNITY - Participation in a program of national and community service as an AmeriCorps Member does not constitute employment and should not supplant full time income**

AmeriCorps Members are required to complete 900-1200 hours of service for a commitment from September 2022 - August 2023 serving in the Las Vegas community.

The Strong Future Technology program provides opportunities to engage youth and young adults ages 16-24 to gain skills in technology to prepare them for in demand tech careers. AmeriCorps members will serve as Strong Future Tech Specialists providing work-based training and assistance to youth participants in categories such as coding, app development, Esports, cybersecurity and more.

1200 hour positions (1 positions available)

  • Service Dates: September 2022 - August 2023
  • Stipend is up to $14,560 for the 12-month term ($560.00 bi-weekly)
  • Education Award: $4,545.50
  • Required hours: 25 hours per week

900 hour position (3 positions available)

  • Service Dates: September 2022 - August 2023
  • Stipend is up to $11,570 for the 12-month term ($445.00 bi-weekly)
  • Education Award: $3,247.50
  • Required hours: During the school day for 20 hours per week

Benefits:

  • Ongoing training and professional development
  • Member Assistance Program (ex: free counseling sessions, work/life resources & referrals, etc.)

Qualifications:

  • Strong interest in community service and/ or social work
  • Dedication to the community, passion for service, and ability to commit to full length of service
  • Basic computer skills, including the ability to navigate online systems and email
  • Must have the ability to multi-task and prioritize tasks
  • Organized, responsible, flexible, motivated, and professional
  • Ability to accept and incorporate constructive feedback from supervisors and program staff
  • Excellent time management and decision-making skills
  • Ability to work with diverse populations from all socioeconomic backgrounds and adapt to any environment
  • Strong personal standards of excellence, ethics, and integrity

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Ability to speak, read, and write English fluently
  • Ability to commit to 12 months of service
  • At least 17 years of age by the program start date
  • High School Diploma or Equivalent, or agree to obtain prior to using the education award
  • U.S. Citizen, U.S. national, or lawful permanent resident alien of the United States

The city of Las Vegas is committed to creating a diverse environment in which all social groups are represented, and that closely matches the diversity of the communities we serve. We want to ensure every applicant is treated fairly and with respect regarding race, national or ethnic origin, religion, age, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital status, family status, or disability.

We welcome the opportunity to discuss disability accommodation for those requiring application or interview support, for more information please contact Christina Gomez at 702-229-2609.

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Fee Amount: None

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Location:

389 5th Ave, 9th Floor, New York, NY 11109, US

Mission Statement

To bridge the gap between intention and action in order to bring about social impact.

Description

Idealist is a leading online global resource for finding jobs in the nonprofit sector, as well as volunteer opportunities and graduate school programs for social impact.

CAUSE AREAS

Children & Youth
Community
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Children & Youth, Community, Politics

WHEN

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WHERE

Las Vegas, NV 89101

(36.16971,-115.1237)
 

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  • PART_TIME

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