AmeriCorps

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Good program

Former Employee - AmeriCorps NCCC Member in Charleston, SC
Former Employee - AmeriCorps NCCC Member in Charleston, SC

I worked at AmeriCorps full-time (more than a year)

Pros

Feel like you are giving back to your community

Cons

Sometimes not as organized as it could be

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Have side tasks for people when you are waiting for something else.

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    The AmeriCorps NCCC Southern Region Falls Short

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Senior Management
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    Former Contractor - Anonymous Contractor
    Former Contractor - Anonymous Contractor

    I worked at AmeriCorps as a contractor (less than a year)

    Pros

    - Team-based environment

    - Non-profit based projects in numerous different states

    - Food, housing, & travel paid for

    - Will make life-long friends

    - Good general concept of program

    Cons

    - Unequal treatment

    - Inability to remove poisoning upper-level management

    - No application process reads to mixed bag of corps members

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
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    Trying, should be viewed as a jumping-off point

    • Comp & Benefits
    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    Former Contractor - Anonymous Contractor in Saint Louis, MO
    Former Contractor - Anonymous Contractor in Saint Louis, MO

    I worked at AmeriCorps as a contractor (more than a year)

    Pros

    They really try to foster a community feeling and offer a variety of experience. Get the opportunity to make valuable connections in the community.

    Cons

    Low pay, long hours. Expectations are very high and not commensurate with experience or compensation. Management also tends to play favorites.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Guidance and feedback to ground-level employees needs to be reworked and strengthened.

    Doesn't Recommend
    No opinion of CEO
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