A Year of Dedicated Service
in Palm Beach County, Florida!
Literacy AmeriCorps Palm Beach County recruits part-time members to serve in a broad range of programs. Opportunities include serving as graduation coaches in local high schools with at-risk youth, tutoring children who are behind grade level reading in elementary schools, teaching adults in family literacy and English education programs and many more.
A part-time Literacy AmeriCorps member can expect to serve at least 20 per week at a school, youth program, family literacy center, library, or community agency as tutors and mentors. Similar to full-time programs, some operate during afternoon and evening hours and others operate during a traditional school schedule.
Part-time members can participate in weekly community service projects; however, attendance is not mandatory.*
Members are eligible for an education award of up to $4,441.50 upon completion of their service year. The stipend (living allowance) and other member benefits vary depending on the total hours committed to serving. If you are interested in learning more about the part-time opportunities, please reach out to us with any questions.
*There may be an occasional event or training that attendance is necessary for part-time members.