BGCB Job Announcement
The following position is currently available:
Notre Dame - AmeriCorps
Title:Notre Dame - AmeriCorps
Department:East Bend & Downtown
Reports to:Program Director
Details of length of service and service hours:
Notre Dame-AmeriCorps members serve for 11 months, from approximately September 1 through July. In order to be eligible for the education award, members must complete 1700 hours, about 40 hours per week. Members can also earn hours by volunteering with other organizations and/or projects during their free time. Members serving in schools will most likely have schedules that coincide with the school day, while members serving in community centers may have more varied schedules.
Benefits of the NDA program:
NDA members are provided with health insurance and a living allowance of $13,732 for the year, which is distributed by Site Directors bi-weekly in the gross (before taxes) amount of approximately $572. Childcare assistance is available for members who may need it. Members also receive an education award of $5,920 (before taxes) after completing their year of service, which may be applied to qualified loans or future education.
Job Function Details
4. If I relocate from my home to my new NDA service site, will I be reimbursed for travel expenses?
As a regular NDA member, you will be responsible for transportation to and from your service city, and for daily transportation to and from your site. The NDA program will pay for transportation to and from the February mid-year conference, and other workshops held throughout the year.
We offer the option of shared housing for members in select cities. We may be able to assist members in other cities with their housing arrangements and community support is available throughout the year. Living arrangements are modest, and members living in community do pay rent. Rent varies depending on the cost of living per city. For more information, please visit our benefits page at: www.ndmva.org/Members/Benefits/NewProgBen/MemberBenefits.htm
The information presented indicates the general nature and level of work expected of employees in this classification. It is not designed to contain, nor to be interpreted as, a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, qualifications and objectives required of employees assigned to this job.
Application is available at www.bgcbend.org.
Applicants must pass a background check and drug screen prior to offer of employment.