Join the 826michigan team!

826michigan is looking for positive, creative, and hard-working people to join our team. We are committed to inspiring each of our 4,000 students to write confidently and skillfully with the help of adult volunteers in their communities. Please carefully explore the opportunities on this page; the person we are looking for could very well be you.

 

We are seeking enthusiastic, creative, and engaged AmeriCorps VISTA members to support our programs in Detroit and Washtenaw County. Current opportunities are posted below–applicants are encouraged to apply to any and all positions that interest them. Please note the position(s) to which you are applying when submitting your application materials.

To apply, please submit a resume and cover letter to apply@826michigan.org. See individual job descriptions for further information, including application deadlines.

AmeriCorps VISTA (Volunteers in Service To America) members make a full-time, year-long commitment to a capacity-building program within a nonprofit or government agency serving low-income communities. In return for their service, AmeriCorps VISTA members receive a modest living allowance and health benefits during their service, and have the option of receiving an education award or post-service stipend after completing their service.

For more information, visit www.nationalservice.gov/programs/americorps/americorps-vista

 

AmeriCorps VISTA member, Washtenaw County AST Program Associate: 1-year appointment
This position will begin August 2, 2017. For consideration, apply no later than May 19, 2017.

Support and develop our Washtenaw County programs and family engagement infrastructure. Under supervision of the Education Director, the AST Program Associate will manage Washtenaw County programs. Please review the following job description to learn more: Washtenaw Program Associate.

 

AmeriCorps VISTA member, Detroit Program Associate: 1-year appointment.
This position will begin August 2, 2017. For consideration, apply no later than May 19, 2017.

Support and develop our volunteer program, with a particular focus on expanding and diversifying our Detroit volunteer force. Under supervision of the Program Manager, the Program Associate will assist with all aspects of the volunteer recruitment and retention process in Detroit. Please review the following job description to learn more: Detroit Program Associate.

 

AmeriCorps VISTA member, Development Associate (Detroit-based): 1-year appointment.
This position will begin August 2, 2017. For consideration, apply no later than May 19, 2017.

Maintain and expand our fund development program. Under supervision of the Development Director, the Development Associate will assist will all aspects of the fundraising and marketing process. Please review the following job description to learn more: Development Associate.

 

826michigan is an equal opportunity employer and strongly encourages people of color, LGBTQ+, and disabled persons to apply.

Liberty Street Robot
Supply & Repair
115 East Liberty Street
Ann Arbor, MI 48104
(734) 761-3463
Detroit Robot Factory
1351 Winder
Detroit, MI 48207
(313) 818-0255