2017-2018 AmeriCorps Member Positions




YWCA Central Alabama has available 40 full-time AmeriCorps service positions to begin in September 2017 through August 2018. Positions available for interview include: domestic violence prevention, economic and environmental development, education, adoption services, housing/ homelessness prevention, youth development, leadership empowerment, communications and volunteer management, and social justice. 

All positions are based in Jefferson, Shelby, or St. Clair and serve Monday through Friday during normal business hours. Some evening or weekend service might be required for an individual position.




• Stipend of $1000/month (pre-taxes)
• An educational award of $5,775 upon completion
• Health insurance for the individual
• Student loan forbearance and interest accrual
• Child care subsidy and SNAP eligibility for those who qualify
• An opportunity to serve with some of Birmingham’s premier nonprofit organizations
• Extensive personal and professional development


How to Apply



Please view the AmeriCorps power point and complete the application for the Building Communities, Bettering Lives AmeriCorps program found at: http://www.ywcabham.org/americorps. Please email a resume, cover letter and three choices for which you desire to be considered to: americorps@ywcabham.org. Phone calls and unscheduled visits are discouraged.

YWCA Central Alabama is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a workplace free of unlawful discrimination. As such, the YWCA Central Alabama does not discriminate against any applicant or employee on the basis of race, color, sex, religion, national origin, sexual orientation, age, or physical or mental disabilities.