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AmeriCorps Teen Education Specialists - Work That Works

City of Dubuque

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ID: 36509

Posted On 07/28/2023

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Position: AmeriCorps Teen Education Specialists

Pay: Living allowance Total: 22,100 ($884-taxes every 2 weeks over 36 weeks) + Education Award: $6,895.00

Shift Information: 1700 Hour Contract – Minimum of 36-38 hours/week. 50 Weeks Contract (September 5th,2023 – August 17th, 2024)

  • Monday: 8am – 5pm
  • Tuesday: 8am – 5pm
  • Wednesday: 8am – 5pm
  • Thursday: 8am – 5pm
  • Friday: 8am – 5pm
  • Saturday and Sunday: Off

Eligibility Criteria:

  • Pass a criminal history check prior to the first day
  • Hold one of the following citizenship statuses: US citizen, US national, or Lawful Permanent Resident

Position Description: City of Dubuque AmeriCorps Members implement key skill-building program to have the following impacts:

  • Youth experience programs promoting healthy lifestyles resulting in decreased youth risk-related behaviors.
  • Youth development skills to build meaningful and healthy relationships while experiencing inclusion and belonging.
  • Providing every young person with the opportunity to grow up safely and access their best possible future.

The Teen Education Specialist will play a pivotal role in implementing Hillcrest Family Services’ teen public health education curriculum. This position will develop and implement prevention education around risk-related behaviors to high school populations. The AmeriCorps Member will also engage junior high students in similar activities that are targeted for a younger audience. This position engages with and builds relationships with youth and their families, helping them develop key life-skills.

Essential Duties:

  • Collaborate with the Community Outreach Manager to implement educational curriculum focusing on:
    • STD education
    • Romantic relationship safety education
    • Safe sex education
    • Teen pregnancy
    • Smoking cessation education and prevention
    • HIV education and Opioid Education
    • Trauma-Informed Care and ACEs Education
  • Collaborate closely with AmeriCorps members serving at program partners (Arts & Cultural Affairs, Carnegie-Stout Public Library, Mentor Dubuque, Multicultural Family Center, and Engineering) to establish collaborative programming efforts.
  • Recruit, manage, monitor, train, and document volunteer involvement with health education programming.
  • Document and maintain records of the impact on area youth who participate in the health education programs.
  • Participate in A-DRT training(s) to ensure the member has knowledge and ability to respond to disasters.

Primary Contact


Heather Satterly

AmeriCorps Program Director, Bunker Hill Admin/City of Dubuque Leisure Services










Job Details



Dubuque, IA



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Part Time


Living allowance Total: 22,100 ($884-taxes every 2 weeks over 36 weeks) + Education Award: $6,895.00

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The City of Dubuque values its employees and offers competitive salaries and benefits such as:

  • Health and Dental Insurance
  • 12 weeks of Paid Parental Leave
  • Paid Time Off and 11 Paid Holidays
  • Flexible Spending Accounts
  • Retirement Savings (IPERS)
  • Deferred Compensation Plan
  • Life and AD&D Insurance Coverage
  • Short-Term Disability
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Tuition Reimbursement Program
  • Longevity Pay Starting After 6 Years of Service
  • Flexible Work Arrangements
  • Paid Time Volunteering

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