Employment Opportunities

The Bureau currently has the following employment opportunities:

Full-time AmeriCorps position with the Basement Teen Center!

The Washington County Youth Service Bureau/Boys & Girls Club’s Basement Teen Center has an immediate opening for a full time  AmeriCorps member.  AmeriCorps is a national service program that engages more than 75,000 Americans in intensive service each year at nonprofits, schools, public agencies, and community and faith-based groups across the country.  The Basement Teen Center (BTC), located in downtown Montpelier, is a substance-free, adult supervised space for teens to gather, attend workshops, learn leadership skills, and have fun. AmeriCorps members serving at the BTC plan, implement, and supervise daily activities, collect data, and recruit youth. Members will plan and facilitate programming centered around healthy meals; physical activities; civic engagement (discussions, service projects); opportunities for creative expression (music, writing, photography); academic support; life skills development; volunteer recruitment; and more.

This AmeriCorps Member position will begin September 1st and will complete 1,710 hours through a 10-12 month service term and receive a $13,800 annual living allowance. Upon successful completion of service, members are eligible for a $5,920 education award to apply toward existing or future education loans. Members can also put qualified student loans in forbearance while serving.  Minimum Age: 21. Car recommended, valid driver’s license required.  To learn more, contact Erica Gurlanick  at eguralnick@wcysb.org or 229-9151!