AmeriCorps Community Engagement Specialist
The LISC AmeriCorps program places AmeriCorps Members with local non-profit partners. Members assist in efforts to revitalize underserved neighborhoods across America and create vibrant places for people to live, work, and play. The Arts Commission is seeking three full-time Americorps positions to lead community engagement work in two downtown-area neighborhoods: Uptown and Englewood. Ideal candidates will have a background in the arts, an interest in community-based arts and equitable neighborhood revitalization. Initial terms will be for three months of employment with potential for continuation into the following year. See service description for details and information. Application deadline is April 22.
The Internship Program at the The Arts Commission offers participants hands on training in the arts profession and a comprehensive overview of non-profit operations. Interns also gain insight into the local and national world of creative industries. We are seeking individuals from all disciplines; most importantly we are looking for those who are as excited about our city as we are!