Overview

CitySquare places AmeriCorps members with CitySquare Paris in Paris, TX. The AmeriCorps Neighbor Navigator will establish relationships with neighbors, either through the Neighbor Support Center or the Teen Center at CitySquare Paris. Members will create rapport with neighbors and gain trust to help neighbors develop skills to make positive choices. Duties include updating resource database for neighbors seeking supportive services, performing initial intake registration for participants, connecting neighbors with supportive services as it relates to food security, education, life skills or other needs, coordinating activities and special events for CitySquare Paris and assisting in outreach programs, and supporting CitySquare Paris volunteers by giving instructions and orienting volunteers to program procedures.
AmeriCorps is a national community service program that allows thousands of Americans to give back to their community and get paid to do it! Do you want to gain valuable professional experience, make connections and earn money for college or student loans? Apply for CitySquare AmeriCorps- transform your life, and your community.
Benefits of becoming a CitySquare AmeriCorps Member:

Members receive a $4,500 living allowance (broken down and paid in twice monthly installments during the term- $1,264 per month)
Members receive a $1,718.25 education award at the end of their term (can be used for tuition or student loans)
Professional development training and networking opportunities
Some service positions may fulfill college and university internship requirements

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Minimum Qualifications:

Available from September 6 – December 22, 2022
Available 33 hours per week: Monday-Friday, with a schedule of either 8:30am to 4:00pm or 11:30am to 6:00pm
High School Graduate (17 or older)
U.S. Citizen or Permanent Resident (Deferred action and temporary permanent resident do not qualify)
Able to access reliable transportation
Able to pass a criminal background check

Preferred qualifications:

Preferred one-year experience in a non-profit setting as a paid employee or volunteer, and/or experience in social work, human service or a related field

To apply for Fall 2022 positions, fill out an application online:
https://www.tfaforms.com/4990007
Job Types: Part-time, Temporary, Internship
Pay: $1,264.00 per month
Benefits:

Employee assistance program
Tuition reimbursement

Schedule:

8 hour shift
Monday to Friday

Work Location: One location