Open Positions: AmeriCorps College Success Coach

POSITION : AMERICORPS COLLEGE SUCCESS COACH

  • Term Length: up to 12 months
  • Start Date: rolling start through 5/1/2020
  • End Date: 9/03/2020

SERVICE LOCATIONS WITH OPEN POSITIONS

  • Des Moines Area Community College
  • Hawkeye Community College
  • Northwest Iowa Community College

ANTICIPATED SERVICE SCHEDULE

  • Part time; 10-35 hours per week (based on service term)
  • Monday-Friday, within the hours of 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. with possible evenings and weekends.
Sick or personal days are allowed, but members lose possible days to earn the required number of hours needed to successfully complete the term of service. There are additional benefits offered if the member has a compelling personal circumstance.

SERVICE TERMS

Hours Living Allowance Education Award
900 - Half Time $6,815.00 $3,047.50
450 - Quarter Time $3,606.00 $1,612.43
300 - Minimum Time $2,884.00 $1,289.95

SERVICE ACTIVITIES

  • This is an AmeriCorps member position
  • Promote Future Ready Iowa Last Dollar Scholarship and AmeriCorps programs on campus and in community
  • Support Future Ready Iowa Last Dollar Scholarship recipients through one-on-one individual guidance
  • Connect students to community mentors and work-based learning opportunities
  • Other college-specific retention activities

QUALIFICATIONS

  • Be at least 17 years of age at the commencement of service
  • Have a high school diploma or its equivalent or be in the process of obtaining one
  • Be a citizen, national or lawful permanent resident alien of the United States
  • Have a college degree or be a current college student

BENEFITS AND EVALUATION REQUIREMENTS

  • Education Award received upon successful completion of term of service (based on service term)
  • Living Allowance (based on service term)
  • Student loan forbearance and interest payments, if the member qualifies
  • Member Performance Evaluation at midterm and end of term

 

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