This past weekend we spent our beautiful Saturday painting the inside of a local house that will be dedicated to housing AmeriCorps members. We are thankful for the volunteers who gave up their time to give this house some much needed TLC. They are still searching for the team that will become the Greater Bridgeton Area AmeriCorps Mentoring and STEAM Program, interested? Learn more about the position and how to apply below.
United Advocacy Group and the Greater Bridgeton Area AmeriCorps Mentoring and STEAM Program seeks highly motivated individuals to serve children and families of the Greater Bridgeton Area. The program will seek to assist students who live in the part of New Jersey with the lowest education attainment rates in the state. AmeriCorps Members will be integral in mentoring and tutoring children, assisting families with college planning and financial decisions, and facilitating family and student action plans to help achieve educational attainment. Members will work alongside the AmeriCorps Program Director as well as community leaders to achieve the goals of the program. Members serve in various initiative of the United Advocacy Group, as well as partner schools, to provide direct service to the children and families seeking assistance with educational attainment.
This AmeriCorps position does not duplicate or displace staff of agency or service site.
Service will be full-time for one year (minimum of 1700 hours)
Minimum Requirements: 18 years old or older, High School Diploma or HSE, pass background check
Service Responsibilities Will Include Parts of the Following:
SUBMIT RESUME TO EMAIL LINWOOD@UNITEDADVOCACYGROUP.ORG WITH THE COVER LETTER ADDRESSED TO LINWOOD.