AmeriCorps Positions with TerraCorps-Community Engagement, Land Stewardship, Youth Education

Location
Massachusetts
Salary
Living stipend of $6,315 (pre-tax) and education award $2,960 (pre-tax)
Posted
Jan 22, 2018
Closes
Feb 22, 2018
Job Level
Entry level

TerraCorps is an innovative national service program helping communities conserve and secure land for the health and well-being of people and nature. This winter we are looking for 4 members to serve in full-time, 24-week (900 hour) positions. Interested individuals can apply to serve with: The Walden Woods Project (Lincoln) as a Youth Education Coordinator; Gardening the Community (Springfield) as a Land Stewardship Coordinator; New Entry Sustainable Farming Project (Lowell) as a Community Engagement Coordinator; Urban Farming Institute (Roxbury) as a Regional Conservation Coordinator; or Mount Grace Land Conservation Trust (Athol) as a Youth Education Coordinator.

These 900 hour AmeriCorps positions receive a living allowance, education award, and additional AmeriCorps benefits. Members will join our current 2017-2018 TerraCorps team and serve from 2/12/18 – 7/27/18.

Application specifics, position descriptions, and information about organizations hosting TerraCorps members can be found at terracorps.org. Applications will be accepted until all positions are filled. Interviews begin mid-January, and we aim to fill all positions by February 5th, 2018.

AmeriCorps programs provide equal service opportunities. TerraCorps will recruit and select persons in all positions to ensure a diverse and inclusive climate without regard to any particular status. We encourage applications from individuals with disabilities and will provide reasonable accommodations for interviews and service upon request. No medical screening is required.