AmeriCorps Positions

Full-Time Positions

All positions for our current term will be related to opioid abuse prevention, education, treatment, and recovery, and increasing food security. The counties covered will be: Broome, Tioga, Chemung, Cortland, Madison, Delaware, Tompkins, and Otsego. A personal vehicle is highly recommended (and in some cases, required), as travel into rural areas will be a major component in all positions.

Part-Time Positions

  • Service start date depends on term length, but there is typically flexibility in between January-April
  • Serve part-time for 10-12 months, or increased hours in a shorter time period
  • College Loan Forbearance available

Application

Successful applicants (minimum age 18) will demonstrate the following proficiencies and values:

  • An interest in, and commitment to, health and/or rural communities and people
  • Evidence of current and/or past volunteer service activities
  • Communication skills, including writing and verbal communication with clarity and accuracy
  • Self direction: Members must be self-directed and show evidence of their ability to work independently and efficiently
  • Applicants must be US citizens or permanent residents, and they must have their high school diploma or GED

Application

Successful applicants (minimum age 18) will demonstrate the following proficiencies and values:

  • An interest in, and commitment to, health and/or rural communities and people
  • Evidence of current and/or past volunteer service activities
  • Communication skills, including writing and verbal communication with clarity and accuracy
  • Self direction: Members must be self-directed and show evidence of their ability to work independently and efficiently
  • Applicants must be US citizens or permanent residents, clear a National Service Criminal History Check, and have their high school diploma or GED