AmeriCorps positions with the City of Dubuque – multiple positions available:
· AmeriCorps-Carnegie Stout Public Library (Summer 2021)
· AmeriCorps-Leisure Services Playground Program (Summer 2021)
· AmeriCorps-St. Mark Youth Enrichment (Summer 2021)
AmeriCorps is a national service program that each takes a different approach to improving lives and fostering civic engagement. AmeriCorps Members commit their time to address critical community needs like increasing academic achievement, mentoring youth, fighting poverty, sustaining national parks, preparing for disasters, and more.
Contract Dates: 300 hours: May 31, 2021 – August 7, 2021 (Average of 35 hours per week for 10 weeks)
Salary: Living allowance of $2,850 ($570 every 2 weeks -taxes) & Education award of $1,311.11*
Opening Date: January 15, 2021
Closing Date: May 15, 2021
Available shifts: AmeriCorps training starts June 1. Service will take place during normal business hours. Some night and weekend hours are required during Special Events. Vacation, sick, holiday and lunch time do not count toward your total 300 hours.
To apply, complete and submit an electronic City of Dubuque employment application at www.cityofdubuque.org/employment.
For more information, please contact:
City of Dubuque AmeriCorps Partners in Learning
2200 Bunker Hill Road
Dubuque IA 52001
*AmeriCorps member will receive education award in the form of an electronic payment through my.americorpgs.gov upon the completion of their 300 hour contract. Education award may be used to pay educational costs at eligible post-secondary educational institutions or qualified student loans. Members who are 55+ years of age can transfer award to child or grandchild under specific conditions.
The City of Dubuque is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, age, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability or veteran status.