Whether you are passionate about conservation, land access, or sustainable agriculture, TerraCorps is here to help you serve local communities and build professional skills through transformative experiences! Apply to serve with TerraCorps and join a cohort of passionate members taking on dynamic projects that connect communities to the land.
TerraCorps is an innovative national service program that prepares and mobilizes emerging leaders to help communities conserve and secure land for the health and well-being of people and nature. We do this by supporting AmeriCorps members who serve with nonprofit organizations across MA and RI to tackle issues around land access, sustainable agriculture, and conservation. We are currently recruiting for 2 members to serve at Greenagers in Western Massachusetts and join the TerraCorps team!
As a Sustainable Agriculture Coordinator or Land Stewardship Coordinator with Greenagers, members will carry out capacity building projects; educate or train individuals; recruit, train, manage, and support community volunteers engaged in land-based activities; and identify new individuals and groups to participate in education, recreation, or service opportunities centered around land access and conservation.
Members serve in full-time (40 hour/week), 8-month positions from mid-January, 2021- July 30th, 2021. These 1,200-hour AmeriCorps positions receive a living allowance and are eligible for an end of service education award, and additional AmeriCorps benefits. Follow the coordinator position links to learn more about application specifics, position descriptions, and additional information about how to apply for each position: Land Stewardship Coordinator and Sustainable Agriculture Coordinator.
If you are interested in applying for either position we highly suggest submitting your application as soon as possible. We are looking to quickly fill these positions and integrate two new, great Members to the TerraCorps team!
AmeriCorps programs provide equal service opportunities. TerraCorps will recruit and select persons for all positions to ensure a diverse and inclusive community. We welcome and encourage applications from people of all backgrounds and varying experiences, including people with disabilities, people of color, and LGBTQIA individuals. We will provide reasonable accommodations for interviews and services upon request. TerraCorps is a grant program of the Corporation for National and Community Service.
Massachusetts Program Co-Director
116 John St. #405
Lowell, MA 01852