Submitted By: Tenacity
Tenacity needs 1 more AmeriCorps Member to serve in Boston starting NOW!
Each Member receives a Stipend and Education Merit Award. These high impact service opportunities are on the cutting edge of the best in whole child urban youth development and school reform. This is a fantastic professional opportunity and experience builder in a dynamic, team-oriented atmosphere!
Tenacity seeks 1 more thoughtful, passionate, eager, "ready to serve" for a year, caring individual who believes in our mission and the potential of urban middle school students to persist and achieve post-secondary success. The focus is promoting Academic Engagement.
Weve hired 27 terrific Tenacity AmeriCorps Fellows and need 1 more!
Please spread the word to family, friends, and colleagues on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn, post it at work or within your community - there is no limit. Were confident-- you, a friend, or a neighbor--someone knows an individual perfect for this opportunity!
So I have a candidate in mind. How do I sell the role?
To learn more about being a member of the Tenacity AmeriCorps Fellows Team and how to apply simply scroll down.
Questions or want to talk it over?
Please contact Paula Coyle, Senior Director of AmeriCorps and Recruiting, at 617-562-0900 EXT. 42, OR
TENACITY AMERICORPS FELLOW POSITION
Tenacity has 27 Tenacity AmeriCorps Fellows and seeks one more. Might you be the one?
Tenacitys one-year service opportunity leading to rich experience in youth development, whole child education philosophy, urban issues, ed reform and your personal/professional development awaits.
This deep and meaningful experience starts with robust training in August leading to service in Tenacitys Middle School Academy and culminates with leadership opportunities in Tenacitys Summer Tennis and Reading Program. Throughout the experience you will receive on-going training, thorough and supportive supervision, and the opportunity to make a great difference in the lives of underserved youth.
Do you possess these qualities and skills? If so, we are seeking you!
Trustworthiness, high energy, integrity, flexibility, presence
Ability to be self-directed, initiative-taking and organized
Experience in youth development and a passion for working with youth
Collaborative team experience
Proficiency in written communication, Microsoft Word and Excel
Fluency in other languages (especially Spanish) is a plus
Tennis and physical education experience is not required, but appreciation of the mind/body, whole child, approach is
Overview of Tenacity Fellows Compensation and Benefits:
Living Stipend (taxable): Up to $15,000 per year divided into two monthly installments
Access to health coverage
Generous time-off package
An education award of $5,730 upon successful completion of the service year (1700 hours)
Forbearance (deferment plus interest reimbursement) for eligible federal student loans
AmeriCorps sponsored child care benefit available
Monthly Metropolitan Boston Transit Authority Pass (T Pass)
How about It? Apply ASAP by: Sending a cover letter and resume right away to:
We are an equal opportunity employer and do not discriminate based on race, religion, gender, age, sexuality, gender identification, or physical ability.
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