Volunteer Coordinator Position
PURPOSE AND SCOPE:
This is an 11 month, full-time (40 hours/week) position as a member of the Volunteer Maryland (VM) AmeriCorps program serving as a Volunteer Coordinator 20 hours per week at the Crisfield Arts & Entertainment District Project and 20 hours per week at the Crisfield Heritage Foundation/Tawes Museum. Volunteer Maryland AmeriCorps Members, ACM’s, are responsible for building capacity and developing and implementing a volunteer program as agreed to in the VM site partnership negotiations that occurred in spring, 2020. The member’s activities will target increasing the Service Site’s effectiveness, efficiencies and/or expand the Service Sites reach or scope. The outcome will be an increase in capacity for the Service Site to serve their identified community. The VM service year will begin on September 16, 2020 and conclude on August 3, 2021; Volunteer Coordinators are expected to complete 1,700 hours of service during the term
VM AmeriCorps members receive a living stipend of $14,280 (pending funding), health insurance if they are not already covered. They may also qualify for a child care allowance. Other benefits include mileage reimbursement for site-related travel, student loan deferment, professional training, valuable networking opportunities, working with a dedicated team of AmeriCorps members and staff, and making a real difference in a local community. After completion of a successful service year, members receive an education award of $6,195 through the Segal AmeriCorps Education Award- CNCS. May access over 600 national service employees through AmeriCorps Alumni services. Some members may qualify for Public Service Loan Forgiveness, per Consumer Financial Protection Bureau
Please email a resume and cover letter to by August 3, 2020 at 5 pm.