Serving at the International Institute of St. Louis provides a wide variety of experiences and opportunities for growth.
During the 11 month program, a total of 6 AmeriCorps State Members will be serving in various capacities at the agency. Along with providing direct services to newly arrived refugees from various countries and ethnicities, Members will actively participate in annual agency events such as the Festival of Nations and assist with volunteer recruitment activities. Member training activities will include an initial orientation, CPR/First Aid certification, disaster preparedness, professional development, Life-After AmeriCorps, the Show-Me Conference and more.
Members will also serve the greater St. Louis community through service days such as MLK Day. Speaking a language used by clients is not a requirement, but can be helpful.
Permits attendance at school during off hours , Permits working at another job during off hours , Car recommended . Service Areas :
Community and Economic Development . Skills :
Team Work , General Skills , Social Services.