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2020-21 TerraCorps Member
Join Eagle Eye Institute and Kestrel Land Trust as our 2020-21 TerraCorps Member
We are looking for a TerraCorps member to join our team! TerraCorps is an AmeriCorps program focused on land access and equity. As a Community Engagement/Youth Education Coordinator serving with Eagle Eye and Kestrel, your focus will be on engaging Holyoke youth in hands-on outdoor learning programs, as well as engaging Pioneer Valley community members and volunteers in land-related programs and events. You can find the full position description here: https://terracorps.org/apply-ma/#KLTEEI1.
Members serve in full-time (38 hour/week) positions from August 2020-July 2021. These 1,700-hour AmeriCorps positions receive a living allowance and are eligible for an education award, loan forbearance, healthcare coverage, childcare reimbursement, and additional AmeriCorps benefits. Members receive access to mentorship, training, and professional development throughout their service. Application specifics and additional information about the program can be found at terracorps.org/apply.
Our preference is to hire someone from the local community as this a community engagement/youth education role. We encourage folks from communities of color and underrepresented communities to apply. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
AmeriCorps programs provide equal service opportunities. TerraCorps will recruit and select persons for all positions to ensure a diverse and inclusive community. We welcome and encourage applications from people of all backgrounds and varying experiences, including people with disabilities, people of color, and LGBTQ+ individuals. We will provide reasonable accommodations for interviews and services upon request. TerraCorps is a grant program of the Corporation for National and Community Service.
Residential Summer Internship
Eagle Eye's Residential Summer Internship is a unique experience for college students to live and work outdoors for six weeks, practice sustainable living, and connect with themselves, others, and nature in a beautiful forest environment. The internship offers a dual experience to develop hands-on land management and outdoor skills and gain outdoor education and mentoring experience with youth and teens ages 8-18. The deadline to apply is April 17th, 2020.
Internship Description: Eagle Eye Residential Summer Internship 2020
Internship video created by 2018 Eagle Eye Intern Mei Seva of Hampshire College
Summer Internship Coordinator
This paid eight-week position assists the Program Director in coordinating the Residential Summer Internship program. The Internship Coordinator’s responsibilities include directly supervising and mentoring three college interns, facilitating orientation, workshops, group check-ins, and evaluation, completing land management projects, and helping coordinate summer youth programs. The deadline to apply is April 17th, 2020.
Internship Coordinator Description: Eagle Eye Summer Internship Coordinator 2020
We offer a one-week Teen Internship for young people who have participated in Eagle Eye programs before and want more experience in nature. Teen Interns camp, build outdoor skills, help out with youth programs, and hang out with our awesome college interns and staff. The Teen Internship will take place July 14th-18th, 2020. Find the full description here: Eagle Eye Teen Internship 2020.