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AmeriCorps 2019-20

Apply to Become a Bur Oak Land Trust AmeriCorps Member in 2019-2020

 

Instructions
Fill out the Bur Oak Land Trust Application and send it along with your cover letter and resume to brooke@buroaklandtrust.org by Sunday, June 30th, 2019

Make sure to read through the entire position description for each position you are applying for as some positions may ask for additional information.

Bur Oak Land Trust AmeriCorps Program Overview

The Bur Oak Land Trust AmeriCorps program is developing leaders in conservation in Eastern Iowa. Bur Oak Land Trust AmeriCorps members strive to enhance Iowa’s natural resources and foster environmental stewardship by engaging local volunteers, community groups and schools in service projects, hands-on learning opportunities and educational workshops.

Bur Oak Land Trust AmeriCorps members will work to improve over 478 acres of land within Washington, Poweshiek, and Johnson Counties. Through service Bur Oak Land Trust AmeriCorps members receive real‐world experience, networking and training opportunities, a living stipend, health coverage (if applicable) and, upon completing their service, an education award to pursue advanced degrees or courses. Bur Oak Land Trust AmeriCorps is a program of Bur Oak Land Trust and is supported in part by the Corporation for National and Community Service, Iowa Commission on Volunteer Service, Bur Oak Land Trust and contributions from host sites.

About AmeriCorps

AmeriCorps engages more than 75,000 members in intensive service annually to serve through nonprofit, faith-based, and community organizations at 21,000 locations across the country. These members help communities tackle pressing problems while mobilizing millions of volunteers for the organizations they serve. Since 1994, more than 980,000 Americans have provided more than 1.3 billion hours of service to their communities and country through AmeriCorps.

AmeriCorps is a program of the Corporation for National and Community Service, a federal agency that engages millions of Americans in service through its AmeriCorps, Senior Corps, Social Innovation Fund, and Volunteer Generation Fund programs, and leads the President’s national call to service initiative, United We Serve. For more information, visit NationalService.gov.

Full-time Education Specialist Position Description

Full-time Stewardship Tech Job Description

Half-time Stewardship Tech Job Description

Quarter-time Stewardship Tech Job Description

Member Application 2019-20

Trees Forever Program Description