TerraCorps is an innovative national service program helping communities conserve and secure land for the health and well-being of people and nature. This year we are looking for 36 new members to become part of the TerraCorps team! As a member you will join 35 other TerraCorps members to serve with nonprofit partner organizations across Massachusetts. Members serve as a Community Engagement Coordinators, Youth Education Coordinators, Land Stewardship Coordinators, or Regional Collaboration Coordinators.
Members serve in full-time (38 hour/week) positions from August 27th, 2018- July 26th, 2019. These 1,700 hour AmeriCorps positions receive a living allowance, education award, and additional AmeriCorps benefits. Application specifics, position descriptions, and additional information about how to apply can be found at www.terracorps.org/become-a-member/
Organizations in the region that are looking to host TerraCorps Members are: Mount Grace Land Conservation Trust, Just Roots, Hilltown Land Trust, Kestrel Land Trust, and East Quabbin Land Trust. Applications will be accepted until all positions are filled. Interviews begin late-April, and we aim to fill all positions by mid-July.
AmeriCorps programs provide equal service opportunities. TerraCorps will recruit and select persons in all positions to ensure a diverse and inclusive climate without regard to any particular status. We encourage applications from individuals with disabilities and will provide reasonable accommodations for interviews and service upon request. TerraCorps is a grant program of the Corporation for National and Community Service.