Interested in working with youth?
AmeriCorps is collaborating with Cook County Community Education,
Extension and KIDS PLUS to offer an AmeriCorps member position from
Aug. 16, 2012 through Aug. 15, 2013 for 1,740 hours (varied times /
days.) You will be partnering with our local youth coordinator and
schools on after-school youth tutoring, and offering both group and
one-on-one tutoring sessions for students. You will also be
redeveloping a youth mentorship program.
You will receive a twice monthly stipend of $504 plus professional and
service related training. After completion of your hours you will
receive an education award to pay for tuition, qualified school-to-
work fees or qualified school loans for $5,550. Qualified full-time
members will also receive medical insurance and childcare reimbursement.
To apply, see www.truenorthamericorps.org. Questions about the
position, call Diane at (218) 387-3015. Application deadline is
Monday, July 16.