University of Washington School of Public Health
Health and Wellness Promotion- AmeriCorps at Full Life - Full Life Care
Closing Date: October 16, 2017
Posted: September 18, 2017
Would you like to help older adults and adults with disabilities be supported in the community rather than live in isolation and/or resort to institutional care? Are you looking to gain relevant experience in the healthcare or social services field?
JOIN OUR 2017-18 FULL LIFE AMERICORPS TEAM!
We are currently filling positions at Full Life Care and our community partners: Lake City Senior Center, SHAG Community Life Foundation, Sight Connection, and South Park Senior Center. While positions vary in specific duties, in general, our members facilitate one-on-one and group activities that engage adults in evidence-based programs that promote health, wellness, and independence through increased physical activity and social connection.
Service Term: October 16, 2017-August 31, 2018
*Living stipend of $1202/month
*Post service $5,815 Education Award
*Basic health coverage
*Student loan forbearance
*Eligibility for subsidized childcare
*Training and development related to position
*At least 18 years of age
*U.S. Citizen, U.S. National, or lawful Permanent Resident
*Must clear National Service Criminal History Checks
*Willingness to commit to 10.5 month service term, 40 hours/week
*Prefer Bachelor’s Degree or some college.
*Prefer experience working with older adults, adults with disabilities, and/or healthcare issues.
To see a full listing of our positions and links to apply, visit: