AmeriCorps Leader - International Rescue Committee (IRC)

Montana Campus Compact

About the organization

Montana Campus Compact (MTCC) serves as the intermediary for this project. MTCC is a CEO-led coalition of colleges and universities that support civic engagement, service learning, and volunteerism across the state. Every year we place cohorts of full-time, part-time, and summer AmeriCorps members with schools, colleges, nonprofits, and government agencies in Montana. The AmeriCorps projects we facilitate increase educational equity, break down barriers between higher education and community organizations, and address the root causes of poverty in communities across the state.

Duties

Position Summary: The International Rescue Committee provides opportunities for refugees, asylees, victims of human trafficking, survivors of torture, and other immigrants to thrive in America. As an Americorps member, you will serve as a liaison between refugees and educational institutions from childcare up to college. You will also be a mentor, helping refugee students and their families to navigate the U.S. school system and explore opportunities for higher education and future careers. Most importantly, you will help young refugees to feel welcome and included in their new community. Apply Today!

Qualifications

Must be at least 18 years old.

Associate’s, Bachelor’s, or higher degree preferred; Some college considered.

Must be a U.S. Citizen, U.S. National, or a U.S. Legal Permanent Resident Alien.

Must not be registered, or required to be registered, on a state sex offender registry or the National Sex Offender Registry.

Must not have been convicted of murder, as defined in 18 U.S.C. 1111.

Must be willing to consent to a criminal history check.

Salary

$1853.08 monthly

Application instructions

Contact email: [email protected]

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