College Adviser (AmeriCorps Member)
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College Adviser (AmeriCorps Member)
Are YOU a recent or soon-to-be college graduate eager to make an
impact? Join the prestigious national network of AmeriCorps service
members and build the future of America.
The Furman College Advising Corps (FCAC) is seeking full-time
College Advisers to serve in Lancaster and Chester County high
schools for the 2023-2024 school year.
FCAC Advisers work closely with students and families to help plan
for “life after high school.” Since 2017, FCAC advisers have helped
thousands of students realize their professional goals and dreams
for higher education.
Recent college grads looking for a service and/or gap year
experience that includes professional development opportunities,
extensive hands-on experience, and an AmeriCorps Education Award at
the conclusion of service are encouraged to apply!
FCAC advisers are assigned to serve in one of seven high schools in
Lancaster and Chester County. Advisers are AmeriCorps members who
sign up for an 11-month term of service (July 2023 - June
As an adviser, you will:
- Improve and transform student lives
- Gain hands-on experience in community improvement and
- Develop highly transferable skills in leadership,
problem-solving, and event planning
- Join the National College Advising Corps network and gain
- Network with leaders in K-12 education, higher education,
community-based organizations, and state government
- Living Stipend
- Health Insurance and Other Benefits
- AmeriCorps Membership
- Segal AmeriCorps Education Award for student loans and/or
graduate school expenses
This is NOT
a position on the Furman University Campus
(Greenville). Advisers must currently live or be willing to
relocate to their county of service. In your cover letter, please
indicate which county (or counties) you would be willing to serve
(Chester and/or Lancaster).
Please contact the Program Director, Savannah Crosby, at email@example.com
Job Posting End Date (if date is blank, posting is open
To apply, visit https://furman.wd5.myworkdayjobs.com/en-US/Furman_Careers/job/Main-Campus/College-Adviser--AmeriCorps-Member-_R002298-1
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