We are currently hiring!
Big Brothers Big Sisters Waco & McLennan County is looking for a skilled, self-motivated person to serve as an AmeriCorps*VISTA member for one year. Make a difference in your community by helping kids who need a positive adult role model in their lives. Become an AmeriCorps Vista member and help Big Brothers Big Sisters (BBBS) recruit more volunteers, promote BBBS and make a big difference in our community. Would prefer someone comfortable working with faith-based institutions and large corporations. This is a full-time, 12-month position.
AmeriCorps*VISTA member will receive an annual living allowance of approximately $800-900 monthly, vacation & sick leave, along with extensive training, basic individual health insurance, and student loan deferment, as well as a post-service education award of $5350 to help pay for student loans or future college courses. Some weekend and evening work may be required at times. Must be a self-starter, at least 18 years of age and have their own reliable transportation, love working with people, be highly organized and have good leadership, writing and computer skills. Some college preferred with experience with marketing, PR, or human services helpful.
Hiring decisions will be made by September 28th. If interested, complete an online application at my.americorps.gov (select North/West Texas as the area you would like to serve), references and birth certificate required. Call Lisa Robertson at 254-776-2824 for more information.