Apply for a Summer Job with Oswego AmeriCorps Today!

May 10, 2024

Looking for a fun and rewarding summer job? Oswego AmeriCorps seeks individuals who are interested in community service and education and want to have a lasting impact in their community.

There are a wide variety of opportunities available for 300-hour summer contracts. AmeriCorps members can serve at various sites, including Camp Hollis, Legends Fields, Camp Zerbe, Camp Foundations, Summer Sun & Fun at Kingsford Park School, the Springboard Mural Project, the Little Free Libraries Program, Catholic Charities at the CYO, and with Schroeppel Town.

AmeriCorps members receive a living allowance paid bi-weekly. Once they complete their term of service, they also earn an education award that can be used for tuition costs or student loans at a qualified institution. 300-hour positions earn a total living allowance of $3,041 and an education award of $1,459.26.

To be eligible for an AmeriCorps position, applicants must be 17 years of age or over and have – or be working toward – a high school diploma or GED. Placement sites may have additional work experience or education requirements.

The Oswego AmeriCorps Program aims to foster brighter futures for children, youth and adults across the county. Through a blend of education, fitness activities and community engagement, the program seeks to empower positive changes that resonate for a lifetime.

To apply for a position, visit the Oswego AmeriCorps website at https://youthbureau.oswegocounty.com/americorps/.

For more information about the Oswego AmeriCorps program or open positions, contact AmeriCorps Program Coordinator Jennifer Jones at 315-349-3408 or jennifer.jones@OswegoCounty.com.