In partnership with Americorps and Student Coalition for Action in Literacy (SCALE) at the University of North Carolina, Boys & Girls Clubs serving Wake County is actively seeking candidates to fill a full-time Literacy Corps position at the Raleigh Boys Club.

Individuals who become part of a statewide corps of North Carolina LiteracyCorps AmeriCorps Full-Time Members will provide 1700 hours of service with a 12 month commitment, while receiving a living allowance of up to $12,100, and upon successful completion of the 1,700 hours and other AmeriCorps requirements, would be eligible to receive an educational award of $5,730.

Members would also receive a broad range of free training (covering topics such as program management, volunteer recruitment, literacy tutoring for K-12 students, and diversity). Additionally, Members plan and participate in service projects as part of AmeriCorps National Identity Days, as well as SCALE events, including: The 9/11 Day of Service & Remembrance, Make a Difference Day, Read.Write.Act. Virtual Conference, Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service, National Literacy Action Week, Global Youth Service Day, and AmeriCorps Week.

To review the full position description or to apply, please visit Americorps.

Apply now through May 3, 2015.