Year-Long AmeriCorps

MTCC has many exciting AmeriCorps positions available for 2021-2022! Learn about the MTCC application process here. If you would like more information about service with MTCC, email Eli Bowe at bowe@mtcompact.org.

Click the name of each community to see all of the available positions!

 

Deadline to Apply for January Start-Date AmeriCorps Leader Positions: December 20th, 2021

MT Tech – Institute for Educational Opportunities (Anaconda Region)

Position Type: AmeriCorps Leader

Service Commitment: January 10, 2022 – August 31, 2022

Car required? No

Driver’s License Required? Yes

Position Description: The Institute for Educational Opportunities at the Montana Technological University (MT Tech) is a consortium of programs developed to provide K-12 students with the support they need to achieve success in higher education. The member will be based in Anaconda (a 30-minute drive from Butte), serving students at Anaconda High School by providing one-on-one mentorship to students, helping them to apply for college, explore careers, and succeed in school. Apply Today!

Browning High School

Position Type: AmeriCorps Leader

Service Commitment: January 10, 2022 – August 31, 2021

Car required? Yes

Driver’s License Required? Yes

Position Description: At Browning High School, the AmeriCorps member will serve the high school students of Browning, located on the Blackfeet Nation. As an AmeriCorps member, you will support high school students through tutoring, college application assistance, scholarship and FAFSA support, career exploration, and general academic support. You will also participate in college readiness program development and management, which could include drafting letters to parents, chaperoning campus visits, and contacting community organizations to participate in school events. Apply Today!

MT Tech Food Pantry

Position Type: AmeriCorps Leader

Service Commitment: January 10, 2022 – August 31, 2022

Car required? No

Driver’s License Required? Yes

Position Description: Serving with the Institute for Educational Opportunities at the Montana Technological University (MT Tech), you will play a key role in developing the campus’s new student food pantry. As an AmeriCorps member, you will serve in Butte, where you will have the opportunity to contribute to the long-term planning for the pantry, while also helping to recruit and support student volunteers to aid in day-to-day operations. Additionally, you will support the students of Butte Central High School as a near-peer mentor who helps them to succeed in school and attain their college goals. Apply Today!

 

MT Tech – Institute for Educational Opportunities (Helena Region)

Position Type: AmeriCorps Leader

Service Commitment: January 10, 2022 – August 31, 2022

Car required? No

Driver’s License Required? Yes

Position Description: The Institute for Educational Opportunities at the Montana Technological University (MT Tech) is a consortium of programs developed to provide K-12 students with the support they need to achieve success in higher education. Although based in Butte, the program operates a satellite program in Helena, MT. As one of two AmeriCorps members in the Helena Region, you will provide mentorship and college coaching to students at Helena High School and Capitol High School,  providing one-on-one mentorship students, helping them to apply for college, explore careers, and succeed in school. Apply Today!

CODE GIRLS UNITED

Position Type: AmeriCorps Leader

Service Commitment: January 10, 2022 – August 31, 2022

Car required? Yes

Driver’s License Required? Yes

Position Description: The mission of Code Girls United is to expand the future career opportunities of 4th – 8th grade girls through hands-on experiences in coding, technology, and business. Code Girls United is a partner of Flathead Valley Community College,  located in Kalispell. As an AmeriCorps member, you will deliver online and in-person curriculum to middle school girls, helping them to gain competencies in computer science and entrepreneurship. You will also serve as a mentor to students, helping them to explore their options for college and future careers. Apply Today!

EmPower Place at the Missoula Foodbank & Community Center

Position Type: AmeriCorps Leader

Service Commitment: January 10, 2022 – August 31, 2022

Car required? No

Driver’s License Required? No

Position Description: EmPower Place provides college positive mentoring to young people. As an AmeriCorps member, you will engage children and families in Missoula, supporting the afterschool program to prepare youth for educational and career success. The member will play a key role in organizing activities in the community garden space, implementing afterschool and summer programs for elementary aged students, and developing a college-positive mentorship program for middle and high school students. Apply Today!

 

Indigenous Research and STEM Education (IRSE)

Position Type: AmeriCorps Leader

Service Commitment: January 10, 2022 – August 31, 2022

Car required? No

Driver’s License Required? Yes

Position Description: Indigenous Research and STEM Education (IRSE) Indigenous Research and STEM Education (IRSE) is dedicated to the advancement of Native American, Alaskan Native, Native Hawaiian, and First Nation students in science, technology, engineering, and mathematics (STEM) academic disciplines and professions. Based on the University of Montana campus in Missoula, the member should expect to regularly travel to schools in Browning, Hardin, Polson, Ronan, and Hot Springs. Member activities will include mentoring Native American middle school and high school students and helping them to explore their options for college. They will also play an essential role in organizing STEM summer programs in Missoula. Apply Today!

Richland County Boys & Girls Club

Position Type: AmeriCorps Leader

Service Commitment: January 10, 2022 – August 31, 2022

Car required? Yes

Driver’s License Required? Yes

Position Description: Mentor underserved youth at the Boys & Girls Club. Engage with Sidney High School, Dawson Community College, and other community organizations to support students. Expand Club opportunities for high school students with college positive activities including FAFSA, financial literacy and workforce development programs. Support workforce development for high school and middle school students. Must be comfortable working both independently and part of a team and engaging with community organizations in support of the Club. The team will engage in variety of projects including supporting a food stability/backpack programs. Apply Today!

Troy High School

Position Type: AmeriCorps Leader

Service Commitment: January 10, 2022 – August 31, 2022

Car required? Yes

Driver’s License Required? Yes

Position Description: Troy High School provides secondary education to the 130 high school students in the town of Troy, MT. As the AmeriCorps member at the school, you will be responsible for getting students excited about college and their future careers. You will provide individual and group mentoring to low-income and first generation students while helping to plan events such as career days, college visits, and student volunteer activities. Apply Today!

 

Whitefish High School

Position Type: AmeriCorps Leader

Service Commitment: January 10, 2022 – August 31, 2022

Car required? Yes

Driver’s License Required? Yes

Position Description: Whitefish High School provides secondary education to high school students in the town of Whitefish, MT. As the AmeriCorps member at the school, you will be responsible for mentoring students and getting them excited about college and their future careers. You will provide individual and group mentoring to low-income and first generation students while helping to plan events such as career days, college visits, and student volunteer activities. Apply Today!

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