Are you interested in the education field and serving in your community? If so, you may be eligible to serve in AmeriCorps. AmeriCorps engages more than 80,000 Americans in intensive service each year at nonprofits, schools, public agencies, and community and faith-based groups across the country. Since the program’s founding in 1994, more than 800,000 AmeriCorps members have contributed more than 1 billion hours in service across America while tackling pressing problems and mobilizing millions of volunteers for the organizations they serve.
In the Waynesville R-VI School District:
AmeriCorps members are volunteers of the Corporation for National and Community Service who are sponsored by a local community organization. In the case of Waynesville AmeriCorps, the Waynesville R-VI School District is the sponsoring organization; the Community Resource Office manages Waynesville AmeriCorps members and their activities. AmeriCorps members are exclusively involved in education; Waynesville AmeriCorps members serve in various District schools, providing individualized tutoring and teacher aid services. In addition to tutoring in schools, AmeriCorps members also serve in the Club TIGER Afterschool Program where they provide academic tutoring and lead clubs and activities. Choose between 300, 450, 900, 1200, or 1700 hours of service that must be completed by July 2024. Monthly living allowance ranging from $441.66 up to $1980.50. Segal Ed Award- $1374.60 to up to $6495 after completion of service. Serve during the school day as a tutor and/or in after-school programs