AMERICORPS MEMBER

 

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Serve as a CitySquare AmeriCorps Member!

 

CitySquare AmeriCorps places members in four focus areas: Education, Food Security, Social Services, and Disaster Recovery.

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Applicants are encouraged to apply early to be considered for a position. Applicants are considered on a rolling basis until all positions are filled. Qualified applicants will be contacted by the CitySquare AmeriCorps office via phone or email and invited to an interview session.

Complete an application online here!

 

How do you want to serve?

 

Education Positions

After-school positions: After-school members serve 675 hours of service (22 hrs/wk) from September 1, 2020 – May 21, 2021, with one of our nonprofit, afterschool program host sites – located all over Dallas. Program schedules vary, but all positions require availability during after school hours, Monday through Friday from 1 pm– 7 pm for the entire school year. This year, most programs will operate both in-person and virtually. Members receive a living allowance of $5,400 and a $2,360 education award.

 

Summer positions: Members serve with one of our nonprofit, summer program host sites in Dallas during the summer months.  Summer members serve 300 hours (35-40 hrs/wk) and earn a living allowance of $2,000 and an education award of $1,311.11.  Summer positions begin May 24, 2021.

Social Services Positions

Social services members provide assistance to vulnerable individuals and families through case management, housing support, homeless outreach, workforce training, etc. Preference for these positions is given to applicants pursuing a degree in social work or a related field, and some positions may fulfill internship requirements for social work/psychology/public health and related majors. Members serve 450 hours of service (32-35 hrs/wk) and earn a $3,000 living allowance and a $1,612.43 education award.

Three terms of service are available:

  • September 1 – December 18, 2020

  • January 11 – April 30, 2021

  • May 10 – August 13, 2021​​

Food Security Positions

CitySquare AmeriCorps places members in food pantries at CitySquare and other partnering nonprofit organizations working to improve food security in the greater Dallas area. Food security members serve 450 hours of service (32-35 hrs/wk) and earn a $3,000 living allowance and a $1,612.43 education award.

Three terms of service are available:

  • September 1 – December 18, 2020

  • January 11 – April 30, 2021

  • May 10 – August 13, 2021​​

CitySquare Food Mobile Meals Program: CitySquare Food provides free meals to children using a mobile program design. Members serve between 300-450 hours of service (30-45 hrs/wk, depending on position). Members earn a living allowance ranging from $2,000 to $3,800 and an education award ranging from $1,311.11 to $1,638.89, depending on position.

 

Three terms of service are available:

  • September 1 – December 18, 2020

  • January 11 – April 30, 2021

  • May 24 – August 6, 2021

Please note – the minimum qualifications to serve are:

  • High School Graduate (17 or older)

  • U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident (deferred action does not suffice)

  • Reliable transportation

  • Able to pass a criminal background check

  • A commitment to make a difference

What’s the Education Award?

The Segal AmeriCorps Education Award is a benefit that AmeriCorps members receive upon successful completion of their term of service. The award can be used to go to most colleges and universities or to repay qualifying student loans. Click here to learn more.

Want more information? Email AmeriCorps@CitySquare.org.

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