Community and Energy Outreach Corpsmember
The AmeriCorps Community and Energy Outreach Corpsmember (ages 18-25) is based with the Center for Energy and Environment (CEE). The primary objectives of the Community Outreach Corpsmember position is for helping meet the recruitment goals for the Home Energy Squad Program (HES), delivered by CEE and administering the youth education program. The Community Outreach Corpsmember is responsible for:
50%: Increase awareness of and participation in HES by conducting community-based marketing in partnering cities, businesses and neighborhood organizations. They will work with HES program coordinators and residential field staff.
50%: Administer and improve the youth energy education program, TOLBY (Turn Off Lights Behind You). The corpsmember will be responsible for conducting outreach to schools and youth groups to grow the reach of the program. This also involves giving presentations on energy to youth in grades 1-5.
This is a full-time commitment for a year-long AmeriCorps service term. The member will receive a monthly stipend and an education award upon successful completion of the term that may be used for education expenses or to repay qualified student loans.
Term dates and schedule:
Stipend and award:
Location: Housing is not provided by the Corps. Member must secure their own housing near service location.
For more information, view the Community and Energy Outreach Corpsmember position description.
This program is available to all, without regard to disability, race, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation or political affiliation. The Conservation Corps engages AmeriCorps members, ages 18-25, as defined under the American Conservation and Youth Service Corps Act, a subtitle of the National and Community Service Act of 1990. Reasonable accommodations provided upon request.
Deadline: October 5, 2018
Questions? Contact Megan Zeiher, Recruitment Coordinator
email@example.com or 651-209-9900 x35