The Summer Learning Corps members will serve directly with students in SLICK as part of the Grinnell Education Partnership network. Members will implement literacy-based education and/or enrichment activities under the direction of host-site supervisors.
Members will serve from June 3 - August 2, 2019. Please note: start/end dates are subject to change due to inclement weather possibly delaying the end of the school year. The member will complete a minimum of 300 hours during the service term with the ability to serve approximately 37.5 hours per week. Anticipated service hours are 7:30 AM to 3:30 PM, Monday-Friday with occasional afternoons, nights, weekends and holidays.
The Summer Learning Corps members will receive a living allowance of $2528 for 300 hours of service and an education award of $1252.91.
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To comply with AmeriCorps guidelines and partnership goals, all applicants must meet the following basic eligibility requirements:
• Be at least 17 years of age at the commencement of service.
• Have a high school diploma or its equivalent (or be in the process of obtaining one). College coursework, college degree, or equivalent work experience preferred.
• Be a U.S. Citizen, national, or lawful permanent resident alien of the United States.
• Successful completion and clearance of required background checks (including: 1) a nationwide National Sex Offender check; 2) a Statewide Criminal History check; 3) a state of residence check if applicable; and 4) a fingerprint-based FBI check).