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'19-20 Peace Community Center Service Team (Tacoma, WA)
 
 
 
Peace Community Center is a non-profit organization committed to supporting Tacoma’s Hilltop neighborhood children, youth and young adults to reach their full potential. The Center lives out its mission through its educationally focused programs and by building relationships that support students to be successful from elementary school through their post-secondary education. Service Team AmeriCorps members serve directly with students, their families, the schools and community members to live out this mission and serve within the Center’s Elementary, Middle School or High School, College and Career Programs. Members may also serve students through our partner organizations: Trinity Presbyterian Church and University of Puget Sound. Team members serve students within the school during the school day, provide 1:1 coaching, and support after-school tutoring, instruction, and enrichment programs. Through service and professional development, our hope is that Peace Community Center AmeriCorps members will 1. Grow as individuals through increased self-awareness and commitment to social justice based in critical self-reflection on values, identity, and worldview; 2. Develop a strong connection to community, both within the Center and the local Tacoma community through ongoing team-building and group development projects and family and community events in Tacoma; 3. Be supported and challenged to gain skills to lead as professionals in our community and to advance Peace Community Center’s mission, vision, and values. Please visit our website to learn more about the Center’s Service Team at peaceommunitycenter.org/serve ‘Applications will be reviewed in the order in which they are received with interviews taking place until placement is filled.’ These positions are contingent on funding. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.
 
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Member Duties : Peace Community Center (10 Positions) Members serving the Elementary and Middle School Programs will support students’ in-school learning and after-school tutoring, instruction, and enrichment programming. Members serving in the Middle School Program will also provide support to a caseload of students through 1:1 coaching during the school day. Trinity Presbyterian Church (3 Positions) Bobcat Learning Center is the after-school homework and enrichment program at Jason Lee Middle School. Members serve middle school-aged youth, and will be providing support to after-school tutoring, instruction and enrichment programs University of Puget Sound (2 Positions) Access Programs offers students traditionally underrepresented in higher education opportunities to prepare for college. Service Members will support Tacoma youth grades 7-12, in programs such as Tuesday Night Tutoring, Access to College Days, and Summer Academic Challenge.
 
Program Benefits : Stipend ,  Training ,  Housing ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Health Coverage ,  Education award upon successful completion of service . 
 
Terms :
Permits attendance at school during off hours ,  Car recommended ,  Permits working at another job during off hours . 
 
Service Areas :
Children/Youth ,  Education ,  Community and Economic Development ,  Community Outreach . 
 
Skills :
Conflict Resolution ,  Teaching/Tutoring ,  Fine Arts/Crafts ,  First Aid ,  Recruitment ,  Cultural Responsiveness ,  Education ,  Non-Profit Management ,  Writing/Editing ,  Computers/Technology ,  Public Speaking ,  Youth Development ,  Team Work ,  General Skills ,  Community Organization ,  Leadership . 
 
 
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SUMMARY
Program Type:
AmeriCorps State / National

Program
'19-20 Peace Community Center Service Team (Tacoma, WA)

Program Start/End Date
09/01/2019  -   07/15/2020

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
Some college

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations WASHINGTON   Seattle/Tacoma/Bremerton  

Languages
English

Accepting Applications
From  04/15/2019  To  10/31/2019 

Contact Ashlee Day
2106 S Cushman Ave
Tacoma   WA   98405
2533830702
serviceteam@peacecommunitycenter.org
peacecommunitycenter.org/serve
 
AmeriCorps

Listing ID 61078


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