TerraCorps is looking for Youth Education Coordinators to serve in 8-month AmeriCorps positions with community-based nonprofits across Massachusetts. These 1,200 hour AmeriCorps positions receive a living allowance ($10,341.61), education award ($4,266.50), and additional AmeriCorps benefits. The 2019-2020 program will run from 12/2/2019-7/24/2020. Youth Education Coordinators (YEC) build the long-term capacity of their Service Site by engaging youth in service learning, experiential education, and inquiry-based science and nature learning projects. They collaborate with schools, libraries, and youth groups on projects that connect young people to the natural world, improve science literacy, and encourage healthy lifestyles. By serving with youth in an outdoor learning environment, they reinforce the connection between people, nature, and community and foster an inclusive land stewardship ethic in future generations.
Permits working at another job during off hours , Permits attendance at school during off hours , Car recommended . Service Areas :
Children/Youth , Environment , Education , Health , Community Outreach . Skills :
Communications , Leadership , Public Speaking , Environment , General Skills , Education , Team Work , Community Organization , First Aid .