AmeriCorps NCCC (the National Civilian Community Corps) provides you with valuable life experience and skill development while you lead a team of 18-24 year olds, earn money for college, travel the U.S., and help communities! The mission of AmeriCorps NCCC is to strengthen communities and develop leaders through team-based national and community service. Here is what you can expect during your service: - Serve full-time for 11 months (1 month leadership training, 10 months leading a team) - Lead a team of 8-12 young adults - Be assigned to one of our 4 regional campuses -Deploy to 4-6 projects across the country (transportation provided) Next steps: - Complete an application by clicking the \"Apply Now!\" button below. Be sure to have ready the following information: a brief statement outlining your motivation for serving, your work/service experience, 2 professional references, and essays describing your leadership experience and what you will bring to the program. - Once you complete an application, make sure to submit it! To do this, access this listing once more (we recommend bookmarking it in your browser now) and click the \"Apply Now!\" button. - After your complete these steps, you should hear back about your application within 1-3 weeks.
Member Duties : You will lead a team through direct, hands-on service in the areas of natural and other disasters, infrastructure improvement, environmental stewardship and conservation, energy conservation, and urban and rural development. Your team could be doing anything from building a house to running a youth summer program, so adaptability is key! As a Team Leader, you will be crucial to your team's success. You'll be responsible for directing, motivating, and mentoring, a diverse team of young people. Partner organizations and NCCC staff will look to you for coordination of project logistics. Gain invaluable supervisory experience, challenge yourself, and build lasting connections.
Program Benefits : Training , Childcare assistance if eligible , Health Coverage , Living Allowance , Housing , Stipend , Relocation Allowance , Education award upon successful completion of service .
Uniforms provided and required .
Service Areas :
Environment , Community and Economic Development , Community Outreach , Homelessness , Hunger , Education , Neighborhood Revitalization , Hurricane Katrina , Housing , Children/Youth , Health .
Leadership , First Aid , Communications , Conflict Resolution , Team Work , Public Speaking , General Skills .
Associated topics: community service, customer service, event organizer, liasion, minister, priest, program staff, resource worker, supportive service, teacher
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