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AmeriCorps SERVE Wisconsin

AmeriCorps 

AmeriCorps is a network of local, state, and national service programs that connects over 70,000 Americans each year in service to meet community needs in education, the environment, public safety, health, and homeland security. AmeriCorps members serve with more than 2,000 non-profits, public agencies, and community organziations.

At Easter Seals Wisconsin Camps, there are many AmeriCorps positions available throughout the year. If you have any questions on these positions, feel free to contact Anna Korb, AmeriCorps Program Manager at Easter Seals Wisconsin, by email or call 608-237-1397. More information can be found in our AmeriCorps brochure.

To apply for AmeriCorps:

Fill out an online application at:  https://my.americorps.gov

Respite Apprentice (Fall 2018 & Spring 2019): There are 8 positions currently available. The AmeriCorps Respite Apprentice provides recreation and care for children, youth, and adults with disabilities who attend Respite Camp weekends in Wisconsin Dells, WI. Members are responsible for leading campers through program activities and encouraging participation, ensuring camper safety, and assisting with personal care and behavioral needs. Members receive room and board during weekends at camp, a living allowance, and an education award of $1,252.91 upon successful completion of the program. This commitment includes the following required weekends of service for fall 2018: September 7-9 (training), September 28-30, October 12-14, November 2-4, November 16-18, November 30- December 2, December 7-9, and December 27-30 (Note: 4 days). For spring 2019: January 19-21 (training + MLK day) & 25-27, February 8-10 & 22-24, March 1-3, 8-10, & 29-31, and April 26-28. To express interest please contact Anna Korb, AmeriCorps Program Manager at akorb@eastersealswisconsin.com. An AmeriCorps application is required, and can be accessed at: https://my.americorps.gov/mp/listing/viewListing.do?id=81882&fromSearch=true 

 

Positions Available at Easter Seals Wisconsin Camps include:

Volunteer Coordinator (1700 Hours)
Term Length: September – August
Location: Wisconsin Dells
Room & board provided

Respite Camp  Respite Apprentice (300 Hours)
Term Length: Fall (September – December)
Term Length: Spring (January – April)
Location: Wisconsin Dells
Room and board provided when at camp

Transition Coordinator (300 Hours)
Term Length: September – March
Location: Madison

Veterans Coordinator (300 Hours)
Term Length: September – May
Location: Madison

Fall/Spring Camp Outreach Liaison (450 Hours)
Term Length: September – May
Location: Madison

Summer Camp Outreach Liaison (300 Hours)
Term Length: May – August
Location: Madison

Summer Camp Respite Apprentice:

Respite Camp (900 Hours)
Term Length: May – August
Location: Wisconsin Dells
Room & board provided

Camp Wawbeek (900 Hours)
Term Length: May – August
Location: Wisconsin Dells
Room & board provided

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