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Terra Corps Position Openings with Kestrel Land Trust

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Kestrel is pleased to be hosting full-time volunteer service positions for the 2017-18 term.

TerraCorps, formerly MassLIFT-AmeriCorps, is an innovative national service program helping communities conserve and secure land for the health and well-being of people and nature. Members will carry out capacity building projects; educate or train individuals; recruit, train, manage, and support community volunteers engaged in land-based activities; and identify new individuals and groups to participate in education, recreation, or service opportunities centered around land access and conservation.

Kestrel Land Trust is seeking applications for a Land Stewardship Coordinator (LSC),  Community Engagement Coordinator (CEC), and Youth Education Coordinator (YEC) for the 2017-18 service year.

TerraCorps volunteer descriptionThese 1,700 hour AmeriCorps positions receive a living allowance, education award, and additional AmeriCorps benefits. The 2017-2018 program will run from 8/28/17 – 7/27/18.

Application specifics, position descriptions, and information about organizations hosting TerraCorps members can be found at terracorps.org.

Applications will be accepted until all positions are filled. Interviews begin mid-April, and we aim to fill all positions by the beginning of June.

AmeriCorps programs provide equal service opportunities. TerraCorps will recruit and select persons in all positions to ensure a diverse and inclusive climate without regard to any particular status. We encourage applications from individuals with disabilities and will provide reasonable accommodations for interviews and service upon request.

TerraCorps is a grant program of the Corporation for National and Community Service: nationalservice.gov.

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How to Apply: Please DO NOT SEND APPLICATIONS DIRECTLY TO KESTREL.

A complete member application includes a 1-page cover letter, a resume, three references, and an application form. Member application and detailed instructions can be found at terracorps.org.

For questions about TerraCorps, contact Hanna Mogensen at admin@masslift.org or call 978-248-2043.