Organization: Boys & Girls Clubs of Utah County
The Summer AmeriCorps STEM Specialist will lead hands-on, informal STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) education activities at the Boys & Girls Clubs of Utah County. AmeriCorps is a national service opportunity, not just a regular job! Learn more about AmeriCorps at This position comes with a bi-weekly living allowance of $385.71 (before taxes). An education award of $1,252.91 will be given to the AmeriCorps member upon successful completion of term of service.

This position requires–
A term of service from May 22–August 16, 2019
Morning or Afternoon Shift
25–30 hours each week

(1) Plan and implement lessons in Club summer programs using STEM-related curricula, (2) attend one AmeriCorps training retreat on a Saturday each month, (3) administer student pre- and post-surveys, (4) recruit volunteers from local colleges/universities and STEM companies to introduce youth to STEM-related careers, (5) track and report data monthly (i.e. number of youth served, volunteer-related data, etc.), (6) assist with Club summer field trips as assigned.

Applicants must be at least 18 years of age, have a high school diploma or equivalent, be a United States citizen or permanent resident, and meet the requirements set by the Corporation for National and Community Service. Individuals selected for these positions must pass a background check. Preference will be given to individuals with educational or work experience related to science, technology, engineering, math, and/or education.

Equal Opportunity & Reasonable Accommodation
The Boys & Girls Clubs of Utah County is committed to the spirit and letter of all federal, state, and local laws and regulations pertaining to equal opportunity. To this end, the Club does not discriminate against any individual with regard to race; color; sex; pregnancy, childbirth, or pregnancy-related conditions; age; religion; national origin; disability; sexual orientation; gender identity; veteran status; or other protected status. No form of unlawful discrimination, including unlawful harassment, will be condoned. Reasonable accommodation can be made for interviews and service for those with a disability.

Job Details

Open Date: 02-05-2019
Close Date: 04-30-2019
Job Status: Volunteer


Jenny Ostraff