AmeriCorps - College and Career Coaches

Opportunity Awaits! 

Are you looking for an opportunity to make a real difference in the community? Do you want to gain new skills and experiences? Are you passionate about youth and education?

Join our enthusiastic AmeriCorps team at College Success Foundation! Become a College and Career Coach!

 

Program Overview

Established in 2010, AmeriCorps – College and Career Coach (CACC) is a service program managed by College Success Foundation.  This results-driven program provides the opportunity for individuals to become involved in service communities by providing support to low-to-moderate-income, underserved youth and families.

AmeriCorps members will deliver CSF’s college and career readiness lessons to middle school students in one of our partner schools throughout Washington State from the following districts:  Auburn, Highline, Kent, Seattle, Spokane, Tacoma and Yakima. The member’s efforts will contribute toward the development and growth of the school’s college-going culture and strengthen students’ college aspirations.  The CACC collaborates with counselors, teachers, community partners and College Success Foundation staff.

Our AmeriCorps program offers great opportunities to:

  • Help young people in your community attain their educational goals
  • Gain professional experience serving in the fields of education and youth development in a school setting
  • Learn how a passionate nonprofit organization operates
  • Do great things in public service

The CSF AmeriCorps 11-month, full-time service term begins in August with a required commitment of full service term until the following July. Application will be available in the Spring.

Benefits and Perks

  • Up to $14,700 living allowance distributed throughout the service term
  • $6,095 education award towards your continued education or qualifying loan repayment upon successful completion of 1,700 service hours
  • Up to $550 cellular phone allowance throughout the service term
  • Loan forbearance and a portion or all of accrued interest paid on eligible loans
  • Medical, dental and vision insurance coverage
  • Support for accessible and quality mental health services
  • Mileage reimbursement
  • Childcare allowance
  • A two-week interactive and team-building orientation to prepare you for the school year
  • Ongoing professional development training that supports day-to-day service activities
  • Comprehensive career development that will prepare you for your next occupational endeavor life after AmeriCorps
  • Statewide network of CSF AmeriCorps members

CSF AmeriCorps Experience 

See what past CSF AmeriCorps members had to say about their experience.

 

Learn more about our middle school supports.

For further questions, please contact:

Catherine Domaoan - Program Manager, AmeriCorps
Office: 425.416.2007 / Email: cdomaoan@collegesuccessfoundation.org