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Compass AmeriCorps Member

Posted: Jul 5, 2018
Full Time, Contracted
Location: Allegheny County
Deadline: October 31, 2018

Literacy Pittsburgh is seeking qualified, committed applicants for our Compass AmeriCorps program. This is a one-year contracted position. Applicants should have an interest in working with immigrants and refugees as well as a heart for community service. Members will be placed at area nonprofits to provide English as a Second Language or case management services. In return, they will receive a modest living stipend, an education award, training, support, and other benefits. Members will be a part of a passionate 25-person team that meets regularly for professional development and community service projects.

To qualify for AmeriCorps, you must be a United States Citizen, United States National, or Lawful Permanent Resident of the United States. Members must be at least 17 years old at the start of the program and have a high school diploma or equivalency or agree to obtain one. Members start on a rolling basis and serve through August 2019.

How to Apply

Deadline: October 31, 2018

You can apply on-line at Please note that you will need to register and create an application profile in the MyAmeriCorps system.

Literacy Pittsburgh provides equal opportunity in employment for all qualified persons, regardless of race, creed, color, national origin, religion, sex, age, physical appearance, sexual orientation, gender identity, veteran status, familial status, or disability. Past participants in national service programs such as AmeriCorps, VISTA, and Peace Corps are encouraged to apply.