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EDC Catholic Charities: Financial Instructor (6-month term)
Economic Development Corps (EDC) AmeriCorps are placed in non-profit and educational institutions across the Buffalo-Niagara Region and provide financial literacy and tutoring services to their host site and clients. This is a 6-month, 900 hour term of service. Participation in the EDC program provides members the opportunity to develop valuable skills and experiences and positions them for success in future employment and community service. EDC members are not required to have prior financial or human services experience. What we look for is a willingness and attitude to commit yourself to a term of service. We want individuals who are thoughtful, kind, hardworking, and have a passion for creating positive change. EDC is committed to: Improving the lives of the people we serve; Helping our partner organizations fulfill their missions; Creating supportive community; Developing and training EDC AmeriCorps to be prepared for the world to come. Members are expected to become not only part of the EDC team, but full participants in the activities and culture of their site. While serving, members receive support from the EDC team at The Service Collaborative of WNY, Inc. This support includes an AmeriCorps retreat, orientation, monthly trainings, a social network of fellow members, individualized professional development opportunities, life after AmeriCorps planning, and opportunities to participate in national days of service.
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Member Duties : Catholic Charities of Buffalo (CCB), New York is a Catholic sponsored human services agency serving anyone in need particularly those who are poor and vulnerable. The organization empowers individuals, children and families to achieve and maintain meaningful, healthy and productive lives. Workforce Development programs offered at CCB connect youth and adults with livable wage jobs while offering comprehensive wraparound services. Services target those who have not completed high school as well as individuals who are unemployed or underemployed. The Financial Literacy Instructor will improve and facilitate the current financial literacy skill and enrichment program for young adults ages 16 to 24 who come from a culturally diverse and low-income background. The EDC AmeriCorps will review content and prepare educational materials, perform weekly classroom activities, facilitate one-on-one tutoring, lead small groups, and support and assist with general program improvements.
Program Benefits : Health Coverage ,  Living Allowance ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Education award upon successful completion of service ,  Stipend ,  Training . 
Terms :
Car recommended ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours ,  Permits working at another job during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Housing ,  Community Outreach ,  Children/Youth ,  Entrepreneur/Business ,  Community and Economic Development ,  Homelessness ,  Education . 
Skills :
Education ,  Teaching/Tutoring ,  Team Work ,  Conflict Resolution ,  Youth Development ,  Public Speaking ,  Social Services ,  General Skills . 
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EDC Catholic Charities: Financial Instructor (6-month term)

Program Start/End Date
05/26/2020  -   11/20/2020

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
Some college

Age Requirement
Minimum:  17    Maximum:  None

Program Locations NEW YORK  


Accepting Applications
From  01/23/2020  To  05/06/2020 

Contact Jacob Fox
173 Elm St
Buffalo   NY   14203
7164188500 e145

Listing ID 91105