YWCA recruiting for Americorps positions

      {}The YWCA Central Alabama is recruiting 40 people for its "Building Communities, Bettering Lives" AmeriCorps State Program. {}The service positions are full-time, and based in metro-Birmingham.Benefits include:
      • A living allowance of $12,100/year (in lieu of a salary)
      • An educational award of $5,645 upon completion
      • Health insurance
      • Student loan forbearance
      • Child care subsidy for those who qualify
      • An opportunity to serve with some of Birmingham's premier nonprofit organizations
      • Extensive professional development
      They encourage men and women to apply. They require a bachelor's degree for most of the positions. There will be extensive background checks.Additional info from the YWCA:"Please view the AmeriCorps power point thoroughly found at: In addition, be certain to read to the end to follow steps in completing a Portal application for the YWCA's "Building Communities, Bettering Lives" AmeriCorps program at Please also email a resume in attachment form, cover letter and three choices for which you desire to be considered to: by July 15. We have added positions with the City of Birmingham's Mayor's Office and Vestavia Hills Library in the Forest. The following positions are not available: Family Violence Center, Birmingham/Blount Domestic Violence Services, Pathways, After School Enrichment Program, Hope Manifest, Heart Gallery of Alabama, The Women's Fund, Our Place, My Sister's Closet (Volunteer), and Girls on the Run."