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May 20, 2013

Apply Now | AmeriCorps Community HealthCorps 2013-14
July 8 | Environmental Aide, San Francisco Department of the Environment

Apply Now | AmeriCorps Community HealthCorps 2013-14

The Community HealthCorps of Northern California is recruiting for 10 open AmeriCorps positions in distinct communities throughout Mendocino County for our 2013-2014 program year. Community HealthCorps is the largest health-focused, national AmeriCorps program that promotes health care for America's underserved, while developing tomorrow's health care workforce.

Anderson Valley Health Center and Family Resource Center (Boonville)
Long Valley Health Center (Laytonville)
Redwood Coast Medical Services (Point Arena)
Mendocino Coast Clinics (Fort Bragg)
Safe Passage Family Resource Center and Noyo Food Forest (Fort Bragg)
North Coast Opportunities (Ukiah)
Mendocino Community Health Clinic(s) (Ukiah, Willits and Lakeport)

Education, Experience, Knowledge, Skills Preferences:
• Some college
• Veteran or veteran family member
• Volunteer experience
• Conversant in Spanish
• Experience working with diverse populations
• Adept with Windows Office programs
• Strong teamwork skills and ability to work independently
• Commitment to promoting quality healthcare & providing services to all community members

Stipend & Benefits:

• A $12,100 living allowance paid in bimonthly installments
• CalFresh food program (food stamps) benefits of up to $200/month
• Health insurance coverage and child care benefits starting immediately
• May be eligible for a $5,550 education award upon successful completion of term of service
• Student loan forbearance
• Requires a minimum of 1700 service hours over a minimum 10 month term

For Information and How to Apply:

• Check out our programs under the programs section of our website
• Apply through AmeriCorps at and submit a supplemental application as outlined on our website

July 8 | Environmental Aide, San Francisco Department of the Environment

San Francisco Department of the Environment
9920 Environmental Aide
Outreach—School Program
Appointment Type: Temporary-Exempt
Filing deadline: 5pm, Monday, 7/08/13
Salary: $17.0125 per hour
Duration: until May 23, 2014
Date Issued: Monday, 5/13/2013
Mandatory Breaks from 12/23/13-1/3/14 and 3/31/14-4/4/14
Job begins no sooner than: Monday, August 26, 2013

Program Background: The mission of the City and County of San Francisco Department of the Environment (SF Environment) is to improve, enhance, and preserve the environment, and to promote San Francisco’s longterm environmental well being. SF Environment includes Recycling, Toxics Reduction, Environmental Justice, Clean Air Transportation, Climate Change, Energy, Green Building and Public Information Programs. For more information on the School Program, visit

Position Description: The Environmental Aide will assist School Program Managers and professional staff in performing professional level work such as the following:
• Give classroom presentations to public and private (primarily elementary) schools in S.F
• Assist with giving assemblies to public and private schools in S.F
• Wear a large mascot costume as needed during assemblies
• Visit schools to support program success and conduct waste assessments
• Perform administrative support and other duties and tasks as required by the School Program
• Maintain school database
• Respond to school inquiries
• Assist with updating directories, website, and other program publications
• Assist in coordinating special events and presentations
• Follow City Department procedures.

Minimum Qualifications:
• Minimum three months of experience working with children and youth;
• Be available to work a 32 hour week, Monday-Thursday with occasional flexibility in hours/days,
including being available to work early mornings (starting around 7:30am) approximately 1x a week.
• Possess a valid California driver’s license. This job requires city driving at least twice a week. (Vehicle is provided.)