Saturday, August 9, 2014

Jumpstart Is Now Hiring For The 2014-2015 Academic Year

Earn $12/hour AND a $1,175 AmeriCorps Education Award by becoming a Jumpstart Corps Member

As a Jumpstart Corps Member you will work directly in a preschool classroom for the entire school year to help prepare children for Kindergarten. Corps Members serve on a team with other UC Berkeley students, and together they implement activities in the classroom to build language, literacy, and social-emotional skills with the children. Corps Members complete extensive training, gain hands-on experience, as well as invaluable problem solving, communication, leadership, and relationship building skills.

We are looking for UC Berkeley students from all majors who can commit 12 hours a week. Students must be eligible for work-study.

Apply online at Click JOIN THE CORPS toward the bottom of the page.

First Deadline: Applications will be accepted now through April 25th. Interviews will occur April 14th through May 16th.

Second Deadline: Applications will be accepted on a rolling basis until August 15th. Interviews will occur July 21st through the end of August.

Questions? Email Alexandra Aja at