Become an SCI AmeriCorps Member!

2014 AmeriCorps Graduation



SCI has AmeriCorps members at various host sites across Eastern Massachusetts.  SCI AmeriCorps members aim to build social capital in their communities through civic engagement opportunities, while gaining valuable experience in the process!  

Find out more about available opportunites below.




We are currently accepting applications for our final positions for the 2014-2015 service period. Our host sites are located in Boston, Dorchester, Mattapan, Woburn, Lynn, Chinatown, Fall River and other parts of Eastern MA.  SCI AmeriCorps members serve as either Volunteer Outreach Coordinators (VOC) or Youth Leadership Coordinators (YLC).


Volunteer Outreach Coordinators (VOC) will develop and implement practices for effective volunteer engagement at their host sites, drawing on SCI’s emphasis on relationship development and nurturing local social networks. Full position description attached at the bottom.


Youth Leadership Coordinators (YLC) increase the capacity of host sites to implement social capital building,youth engagement and community service-learning (CSL) as strategies to achieve high educational outcomes. Full position description attached at the bottom.


Please review the position descriptions and send a cover letter and resume to the program manager at


AmeriCorps engages more than 80,000 Americans in intensive service each year at nonprofits, schools, public agencies, and community and faith-based groups across the country.  AmeriCorps programs do more than move communities forward; they serve their members by creating jobs and providing pathways to opportunity for young people entering the workforce. AmeriCorps members learn valuable work skills, earn money for education, and develop an appreciation for citizenship.



SCI is an Equal Opportunity Employer. SCI welcomes applications from people with disabilities

and will make reasonable accommodations for both interviews and service upon request.Positions contingent upon anticipated renewal of federal funding.