2019 – 2020 Positions

AmeriCorps Positions

  • Health insurance and child care assistance is available for full-time (1700 hour) members
  • Serve full- or part-time for 10-12 months, or increased hours in a shorter time period
  • College Loan Forbearance available
Term of Service Living Allowance Stipend Education Award
1700 hours $14,000 $6,095
1200 hours $9,800 $4,266.50
900 hours $7,000 $3,047.50
675 hours $5,333 $2,321
450 hours $3,704 $1,612.43
300 hours $2,963 $1,289.95

300-450 Hour Positions

June/July – November 2020, 20-40 hours/week (depending on position)

Please note: due to the ever-evolving nature of COVID-19 and the impact it has on our host sites, it is uncertain when we will be able to resume bringing on new members. Please still apply if you are interested in these positions, but know that there may be some changes to the position descriptions and the hourly requirements as we move forward.

Office of the Steuben County Public Defender - (Bath, NY)

Intake Advocate – (Criminal Division)

The Intake Advocate is the first point of contact for individuals and current clients/individuals coming to the office or calling. Meets with new or current clients, performs basic intake investigation, compiles
data and communicates information to appropriate division to determine the next course of action for clients or prospective clients.

A bachelor’s degree in behavioral science, data management, or similar field is preferred, but not required.


About the Office of the Steuben County Public Defender

Cortland Area Communities That Care Coalition - (Cortland, NY)

Prevention Outreach Coordinator 

The Prevention Outreach Coordinator will work with Prevention staff to provide evidence-based programming for youth including: Teen Intervene, Too Good for Drugs and Too Good for Violence, and other programming in local school districts and after school programs for youth and their families. The member will also assist in the development of material used in the marketing of all prevention services and conduct assessments evaluations as needed to determine the effectiveness of programming.


CHOW (Community Hunger Outreach Warehouse) - Binghamton, NY

CHOW Mobile Food Pantry Associate

The CHOW Mobile Food Pantry Associate will be responsible for helping to identify areas of need in the community, scheduling when the mobile pantry will
take place, loading vehicles (vans) with food, delivering & distributing the food and keeping track of how much food was distributed and who was served.

About CHOW

GetThere - Binghamton, NY

450 Hour AmeriCorps Position July/Aug – Nov 2020

Access to Health Transport and Delivery Driver

 Provide transportation services to Broome County seniors to maintain and improve their health, ie healthcare or health related appointments, food and or prescription deliveries utilizing Rural Health Network Van. Primary hours will be Monday – Friday between 8:00AM – 5:00 PM @ 25-30 hours weekly. AmeriCorps member will drive the Rural Health Network Getthere vehicle during service hours. Must be punctual, friendly, and personable.  Must be 25 years or older with clean driving record and current license and proof of insurance. Comprehensive background check to include FBI fingerprinting and DMV check.

Personal vehicle not required. 

About GetThere


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

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