YWCA Central Alabama Seeking AmeriCorps Members for St. Clair County

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YWCA Central Alabama is currently hiring an AmeriCorps member for its Building Communities, Bettering Lives AmeriCorps program. Qualified candidates interested in full-time, paid service in the St. Clair County area are welcomed to apply. The available position is with Our Place-Pell City, a non-disclosed shelter for victims of domestic violence.  The AmeriCorps service position would be a critical part of the shelter operation and ideal for applicants with social work or nonprofit experience or interest.

Benefits include:

  • Stipend of $1200/month (pre-taxes)
  • An educational award of $6000+ upon completion
  • Student loan forbearance and interest accrual
  • An opportunity to serve with some of Birmingham’s premier nonprofit organizations
  • Extensive personal and professional development

AmeriCorps positions start September 1 and conclude August 31, 2021. All positions are full-time, Monday through Friday during normal business hours with some evening and weekend expectations. Men and women are encouraged to apply. A bachelor’s degree is required for most positions. A passion for serving the community and commitment of one year is expected of all.

Please email a resume and cover letter to: americorps@ywcabham.org. Phone calls and unscheduled visits are discouraged. 

AmeriCorps is akin to Peace Corps for citizens who desire to serve within nonprofits in the United States to help with capacity building and direct service. YWCA Central Alabama is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a workplace free of unlawful discrimination. As such, the YWCA Central Alabama does not discriminate against any applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, age, or physical or mental disabilities.

To apply for this job email your details to americorps@ywcabham.org