AMERICORPS PARTICIPANT

Location
Athens
Posted
Sep 22, 2017
Administrative Jobs
Academic Affairs
Institution Type
Four-Year Institution
Job Summary The AmeriCorps State program is a federally-funded grant providing U.S. citizens with the opportunity to serve in their own country. The Georgia 4-H AmeriCorps State Member serves with the County Extension Agent in planning, developing, and delivering 4-H positive youth development programming including in-school and after school club meetings, camp, and other events that align with the AmeriCorps program objectives. The AmeriCorps member performs direct-service oriented duties (planning, implementation, and teaching) to assist the County Extension Professional in the day-to-day conduct of programs. In addition, the AmeriCorps member will assist with volunteer management, grant reporting, and transportation of youth. The AmeriCorps member will also assist the AmeriCorps State Program Coordinator in collecting required impact data by administering surveys to youth participants. Work includes direct service in the community and involves the tasks necessary in planning, developing and directing educational programs directed at youth. Service is performed under general supervision of the County Extension Professional and AmeriCorps Program Director and Coordinator. This posting is for a full-time member serving for 12 months for the period of September 1, 2017 - August 31, 2018. Members will log 35-40 hours/week. Minimum Qualifications Refer to the Education, Experience, Licensure, Certification required section for the AmeriCorps program requirements.