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815 Outside-Outdoor Education and Recreation
 
 
 
815 Outside is a partnership between the natural resource and nature education organizations in north central Illinois. This initiative is an effort to make people more aware of the public green space we have available and the recreation opportunities available on these lands and waterways. This AmeriCorps position will support 815 Outside by: - Communicating about the 815 Outside initiative on social media, public events and other media outlets as available - Organize the partner groups to keep the initiative moving forward - Work with local health care providers to get 815 Outside into their marketing and programming - Keep 815 Outside group up to date on national trends such as Nature Prescription and Park Rx - Organize walks and other activities on different public lands to encourage outdoor recreation - Help establish partnerships with other community organizations that would benefit from 815 Outside This is a 1,200 hour position that will receive a cost of living stipend of $11,294 and a federal education award of $4,546.50 upon successful completion of the term of service. This position will be 32-40 hours per week. For more information on the 815 Outside initiative, please see the website at www.815outside.com. There is some flexibility with the start and end dates. Please contact Ann Wasser at 815-335-2915 or ann@seversondells.org for more details.
 
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Member Duties : 815 Outside is a partnership between the natural resource and nature education organizations in north central Illinois. This initiative is an effort to make people more aware of the public green space we have available and the recreation opportunities available on these lands and waterways. This AmeriCorps position will support 815 Outside by: - Communicating about the 815 Outside initiative on social media, public events and other media outlets as available - Organize the partner groups to keep the initiative moving forward - Work with local health care providers to get 815 Outside into their marketing and programming - Keep 815 Outside group up to date on national trends such as Nature Prescription and Park Rx - Organize walks and other activities on different public lands to encourage outdoor recreation - Help establish partnerships with other community organizations that would benefit from 815 Outside
 
Program Benefits : Living Allowance ,  Training ,  Education award upon successful completion of service . 
 
Terms :
Permits attendance at school during off hours ,  Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Car recommended . 
 
Service Areas :
Health ,  Education ,  Community Outreach ,  Environment . 
 
Skills :
Public Speaking ,  Education ,  Community Organization ,  General Skills ,  Communications ,  Environment ,  Leadership ,  Writing/Editing ,  Team Work . 
 
 
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SUMMARY
Program Type:
AmeriCorps State / National

Program
815 Outside-Outdoor Education and Recreation

Program Start/End Date
01/09/2023  -   08/11/2023

Work Schedule Part Time

Education level
Some college

Age Requirement
Minimum:  20    Maximum:  99

Program Locations ILLINOIS  

Languages
English

Accepting Applications
From  09/12/2022  To  12/30/2022 

Contact Ann Wasser
8786 Montague Rd
Rockford   IL   61102
8153352915
ann@seversondells.org
www.seversondells.org

Listing ID 93981


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