Volunteer & Youth Programs Fellow (PO-00734580)

Youth Program Development (40%)

  • Assist the Youth Coordinator with long term (5-year) strategic planning for youth engagement and opportunities within the park.
  • Help identify and establish new opportunities for youth in the park, including creating new internship programs and their supporting documents (templates, training materials, etc.)
  • Conduct outreach to local educational institutions and establish new relationships.
  • Work with partners to provide local youth with service-learning opportunities.

Youth Program Management  (40%)

  • Assisting with the park partner’s summer youth corps program, including leading field work and service days.
  • Develop and lead professional development opportunities for youth in the park, including opportunities to learn about and explore regional points of interest and other NCA parks.
  • Support park staff who work with youth, including coordination of work projects and providing general park and NPS orientation to youth.

Volunteer Program Management (10%)

  • Support and help grow the park’s Roving Ranger volunteer program.
  • Assist in administering the park’s SOLVE volunteer program, including establishing new partners.

 Compensation:

  • One-time travel allowance of $1,100 (pre-tax)
  • Weekly living allowance: $600 / week (pre-tax)
  • Eligible for an AmeriCorps education award upon successful completion of the position valued at $6,495.
  • Eligible for health insurance if accepting AmeriCorps.

For SCA’s COVID guidance, please refer to www.thesca.org/covid.

Position ID: PO-00734580

Expected Dates: March 6, 2023 - March 1, 2024

Location:
5200 Glover Road NW
Washington, DC 20008
US

Handicap Accessible?: No

Main Area of Focus: Visitor Services and Site Operations

Further Details

AmeriCorps Eligible: Eligible

Driving Logistics: Required

commute to housing

Housing or Stipend Provided?
D. No housing is available

US Citizenship: Yes

Student Conservation Association