High School/Middle School Americorps

PASS AmeriCorps Middle and High School Programs
Partners for After-School Success (PASS) is an AmeriCorps program serving middle and high school youth in Dane county. PASS AmeriCorps members provide literacy tutoring & academic support, facilitate youth development programming, and engage youth in volunteer activities while serving at school, community or youth center host site locations in Madison and outlying areas. PASS offers extensive professional development training and the opportunity to participate in national and state service trips.

Partners for After School Success (PASS) AmeriCorps is seeking part-time members! PASS is offering opportunities to serve 675 hours from January 9, 2017 through August 31, 2018.

PASS members serve middle and high school youth with the goal of enhancing youth academic
achievement. PASS members provide 1:1 literacy tutoring and academic support, organize and engage
youth in community service projects, and provide youth development programming during after school
hours. Responsibilities in each area will be determined based on the number of hours served and member

PASS offers an exciting professional development experience by providing training, direct service
experience in a school or community-based setting with on-site supervisory support, the chance to
explore career interests and build your resume while changing the life of a youth. Employers are taking
notice of AmeriCorps with many joining the Employers of National Service initiative—a concerted effort
to connect AmeriCorps alumni to employers who understand the value alumni bring to their organization.

Check it out! http://www.nationalservice.gov/special-initiatives/employers-national-service 
Requirements: Corps Members commit to serve 675 hours between January 9 and August 31, 2018.
Applicants must be 17 years of age or older, a U.S. citizen or permanent resident, have a high school
diploma or GED, and pass a criminal background check . We provide training. Previous youth work
experience paid or volunteer is a plus!

Members receive a living allowance of $5600 ($329.41 bi-weekly, pre-tax); are able to put qualified
student loans in forbearance; may apply for the WI FoodShare program (eligibility determined by the
State); receive gear and an education award of $2215.24 upon successful completion of the term.
For more information and to access an application, go to www.PASSAMERICORPS.org  or e-mail
erickson.bonnie@countyofdane.com. Applications are due December 8, 2017. An informational call will
be scheduled upon receipt of the application.

Note! Apply directly to Americorp link above, not to MSCR. For additional information contact Ian Hannah at ihannah@madison.k12.wi.us   or 608-204-3018.