at YWCA Central Alabama (view profile)
Location Birmingham, United States
Date Posted 08/27/2018
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Job Type --
Start Date 2017/09/05

Description

YWCA Central Alabama has paid AmeriCorps service positions available with an immediate need to fill.   All positions are 40+ hours per week, based in Jefferson or Shelby County and serving Monday through Friday during normal business hours. Some evening or weekend service might be required. A passion for meaningful service and commitment to one year of service is required. Men and women are encouraged to apply. A bachelor’s degree is required for most positions. Extensive background checks are performed on members.

Please view the AmeriCorps PowerPoint and complete the application for the Building Communities, Bettering Lives AmeriCorps program found at: http://www.ywcabham.org/americorps. Please email a resume, cover letter and three choices for which you desire to be considered to: americorps@ywcabham.org.  Phone calls and unscheduled visits are discouraged.

Remaining YWCA AmeriCorps positions include:

Birmingham Domestic Violence Services
Girls, Inc. Outreach
Healthy Relationships
One Roof
Our Place of Pell City
Volunteer Lawyers Birmingham
YouthServe

Benefits include:

  • Stipend of $1,100/month (pre-taxes)
  • An educational award of $5,920 upon completion
  • Health insurance for the individual
  • Student loan forbearance and interest accrual
  • Child care subsidy and SNAP eligibility for those who qualify
  • An opportunity to serve with some of Birmingham’s premier nonprofit organizations
  • Extensive personal and professional development

The AmeriCorps position are available for hire now and conclude August 2019. The positions are located in the greater Birmingham area and St. Clair County. Members serve Monday through Friday during normal business hours. Some evening or weekend service is required. A bachelor’s degree or some college experience is required. Extensive background checks are performed on members.

Please email a resume, cover letter and three choices for which you desire to be considered to: americorps@ywcabham.org. Phone calls and unscheduled visits are discouraged.

 AmeriCorps is akin to Peace Corps for citizens who desire to serve within nonprofits in the United States to help with capacity building and direct service. YWCA Central Alabama is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a workplace free of unlawful discrimination. As such, the YWCA Central Alabama does not discriminate against any applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, age, or physical or mental disabilities.

Only registered members can apply for jobs.