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10 May 2022

Full-Time Colorado Healthcare Corps AmeriCorps Member

Community Resource Center – Posted by holladaycrc Anywhere

Job Description

Interested in healthcare but not sure where to start? Join the Colorado Healthcare Corps, an AmeriCorps State & National program designed by the Community Resource Center (CRC) to support healthcare workers entering or reentering the field. 

Our healthcare and behavioral health industry is experiencing a historic shortage of skilled workers to provide life-saving care. AmeriCorps was made for times like these! In this national service position, you will get paid to care in-person for patients at healthcare facilities including community health clinics, residential care facilities, and hospitals. Gain a year of hands-on experience in healthcare, while receiving leadership training, professional development,  career coaching, and a robust benefits package including

  • A living allowance up to $30,200 distributed across 11 months;
  • A monthly housing stipend (up to an additional $10k depending on service location and duration);
  • Healthcare and access to mental health support;
  • A monthly childcare stipend; and 
  • An education award at the end of service up to $6,345 to repay student loans or for future education expenses (if age 55+, the education award can be transferred to a child/grandchild/foster child)

The following positions are in high demand. Some sites may require specific certifications, others offer training towards certification for specific positions. Additional information on site-specific requirements will be discussed during the interview process. Service positions will vary based on the host site, and include the following:

Positions will be filled on a rolling basis. Preference given to early applicants. Apply here today

Requirements:

Candidates must be Colorado residents by the start of service. This is an in-person AmeriCorps member position that serves full time, 40 hours a week. Your assigned shifts will be based on host site staffing needs. In addition, these are the standard eligibility requirements for serving as an AmeriCorps member in this program:

  • Ability to serve full time (40 hours a week) to complete a 1700-hour service term in 46 weeks
  • If prior National Service experience, must not have been terminated for cause
  • 18 years of age prior to start date
  • Ability to pass a National Service criminal history background check
  • Hold one of the following citizenship statuses: US citizen, US National, Lawful Permanent Resident Aliens 

Questions? Information sessions will be held every Thursday at 5pm MT. Register here. Please feel free to reach out to Casey Shivers at shivers@crcamerica.org  with any questions.

Preferred Requirements: Spanish speakers and folks already certified in MA, CNA, or QMAP.

How to Apply

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Job Categories: Equal Opportunities. Job Types: Full-Time. Salaries: 20,000 - 40,000.

Job expires in 27 days.

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