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It was life changing!

  • Work/Life Balance
  • Culture & Values
  • Career Opportunities
  • Comp & Benefits
  • Senior Management
Former Employee - Corps Member in Denver, CO
Former Employee - Corps Member in Denver, CO
Recommends
Positive Outlook
Approves of CEO

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

Pros

I got to travel for free and was provided uniform. Doing a year of service, I also got to meet a bunch of different and interesting young people from all across the USA. Also, with the nature of NCCC (doing a different project/moving every 2 months) you get to wear a lot of different 'hats' if you are not sure where you see yourself career wise.

Cons

Sometimes the hours were long (because you have 10 months to complete 1700 volunteer hours).

Other Employee Reviews for AmeriCorps

  1. Stressful but rewarding

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Corps Member in Santa Monica, CA
    Former Employee - Corps Member in Santa Monica, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at AmeriCorps part-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    -great pay for college students -rewarding relationship with children

    Cons

    -lots of paperwork necessary in order to get paid

    Advice to Management

    Try to make the payment process quicker and less convoluted


  2. I was a Lumberjack in the Grand Canyon one year, and a mentor for youth at risk in GA the next.

    • Work/Life Balance
    • Culture & Values
    • Career Opportunities
    • Comp & Benefits
    • Senior Management
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook

    Pros

    National Volunteerism. Meet people, do good.

    Cons

    Do not come here looking to make money. It's a domestic PeaceCorps, not a fortune500.


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