AmeriCorps Service Members

Job Type
Internship
Job ID
Date Posted
11/05/2018
JOB LOCATION
GLENDALE
Company Information
NAME
IRC Phoenix
JOB DESCRIPTION

Founded in 1933, the IRC is a leading nonsectarian, voluntary organization providing relief, protection and resettlement services for refugees and victims of oppression or violent conflict. One aspect of the IRC is to provide assistance to refugees resettling in the United States. The IRC opened an office in Phoenix, Arizona in 1994 to provide reception and placement services to newly arrived refugees. The office resettles refugees and provides numerous program services to assist refugees from their arrival through citizenship.

IRC Phoenix is recruiting for three (3) AmeriCorps Service Members.
• Intensive Case Management AmeriCorps
• Job Training AmeriCorps
• Job Placement AmeriCorps

QUALIFICATIONS
Qualifications • Demonstrated direct service experience in a non-profit. • Excellent communication skills, with fluency in written and spoken English. Bilingual ability in one of the predominant languages of the local client base is desired. • Proven success achieving goals and working effectively with all levels of staff in a multicultural environment. • Proficient in Microsoft Office applications (Word, Excel, Outlook). • Must be a US citizen or legal permanent resident and authorized to work in the U.S. • Must be at least 18 years old • Must have a high school diploma or be willing to earn one while serving (undergraduate degree strongly preferred) • Must commit to one full year of service AmeriCorps positions are paid an annual stipend and are eligible for an education awards upon completion of a year of service.Please visit our website at www.rescue.org/careers and search for positions in Phoenix, AZ.
HOW TO APPLY
Please visit our website at www.rescue.org/careers and search for positions in Phoenix, AZ.