AmeriCorps positions, EducationWorks

Posted by on September 15, 2008

[emailed 09/10/08]

EducationWorks is searching for adults of all ages to help us provide year-round  educational programs and services before, during, and after school to children, youth, and families in communities throughout Philadelphia. Full and part time positions are available.

•    Assist high school teachers in 9th grade classrooms as a High School Reading or Math Assistant
•    Using a play based curriculum, help young children develop skills in our Early Learning Center
•    Provide fun and educational programming to youth and families in our Beacon Centers
•    Provide academic support and  facilitate socialized recess at elementary schools with School Based Teams
•    Help develop work readiness and other life skills with older youth in YouthWorks
•    Facilitate peer mediation, mentoring and safety programming for older youth with the Safety Team
•    Provide a safe place for students grades K-8 to strengthen academic, recreational, and personal skills in After School programs
•    Assist teachers and students with tech support and computer clubs in Tech Corps

Become an AmeriCorps member and you will:

  • Receive valuable training!
  • Benefit from hands-on experience!
  • Be paid a biweekly stipend!
  • Be granted an education award of up to $4,725 towards tuition, trade school, or student loans upon completion of your term!
  • Know that you have made a difference in the communities we serve!

Begin your term of service as an AmeriCorps member in January, June, August, or September. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.
Apply online at or call  800.852.0626 to receive an application
by mail. Questions?

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