and commit their lives to serve the residents that reside on our affordable
housing properties throughout Texas, New Mexico, Arizona and California,
for six months to a year. Our members work with approximately 20 students
daily at our Si Se Puede Learning Centers,
providing our families with a safe, fun and caring academic environment.
Our members receive leadership skills daily through hands on experience,
training, mentoring and support.
Become an AmeriCorps Direct Member
either as a Teacher Assistant, Site Coordinator or Summer Intern at
our Si Se Puede Learning Centers for Out-of-School
You will serve a six month contract
term. You will assist with homework and implement enrichment activities
for students in grades K-5th during after
school hours. We are looking for energetic and reliable individuals
who have experience working with youth. You will provide homework
and tutoring assistance in all subject areas, including Math, Science
and English, as well as implement enrichment activities from adopted
You will serve a one year contract
term. Coordinate and implement our various community programs, i.e.
Computer classes, Health Education classes,
parent education classes, GED prep, vocational training, assist in
our Si Se Puede Learning Center's Out-of-School Time program, assist
with volunteer recruitment, and community partnerships.
If you believe in the power to change lives through empowering
individuals and providing needed skills to families from low-income
backgrounds, we want to hear from you!
You will serve a 10 week contract
term. Assisting our Lead Teachers in implementing our summer academic
activities for students in grades K-5th.
We are looking for energetic and
reliable individuals who have experience working with youth. You will
provide assistance in all subject areas, including English Language
Arts, Writing and Math, as well as implement enrichment activities from
Our program enables our AmeriCorps*
members to develop a plan that helps them gain essential leadership
skills required for roles across a wide spectrum, from a youth environment
to the corporate world. These characteristics include: taking responsibility,
gaining focus, developing life purpose, starting action immediately
and developing effective and achievable goals and dreams.
A modest stipend is available
to those who commit to service. Those who complete their term of service
will be eligible to receive an educational
The Out-of School Time Programs
commence at different times, depending on
when you serve your term. If you work in the afterschool program, then
your hours would be Monday through Friday for approximately
3 hours each day. If you choose to serve during our Summer Day Camp
program, then your hours will vary from location.
How to Apply
To be considered for the teacher
assistance or site coordinator service position, you MUST email a resume
and cover letter outlining your interest and experience to firstname.lastname@example.org.
To be considered for the summer
internship position please completes this application and submit it
Deadline is April 26, 2013.
"Grant me courage to
serve others; for in service there is true life."