Americorps Volunteer Resume Samples

An Americorps Volunteer is an individual who volunteers his or her service towards the Americorps community. While the actual duties vary based on the type of work taken up by the volunteer, the following are certain core and crucial duties seen on the Americorps Volunteer Resume – taking responsibility for a variety of duties including coordinating volunteer and service-learning projects, developing and conducting training on career and educational requirements, leading career field trips; conducting career fairs; and coordinating existing job and career fairs.

The nature of the job demands the following skills and abilities – strong coordination and networking skills; the ability to build a relationship with people coming from varying backgrounds; writing and editing skills; strong counseling abilities; and knowledge of youth development and recruitment. A Degree in HR will be the best education to enter this field.

Americorps Volunteer Resume example

Americorps Volunteer Resume

Objective : Looking for full-time or part-time employment with a reliable company where one can demonstrate a strong work ethic and hopefully advance skills and opportunities to grow and develop.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Microsoft Excel, Case Management, Data Entry.

Description :

    1. Worked for three different groups.
    2. Worked for the logistics department.
    3. Analyzed a multi-million dollar contract, developed it into a curriculum and taught it to other volunteers.
    4. Analyzed numbers and put them into Excel charts.
    5. Summarized documents and inputted them into a database.
    6. Provided intensive, results-driven service to meet education, environmental, public safety, and other pressing needs with special needs.
    7. Placed trail markers on horse trails to prevent users from getting lost 
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS in Economics and Philosophy


Americorps Volunteer Resume

Objective : Seeking a challenging and rewarding position utilizing prior experience coupled with excellent customer service and passion for helping others. Desire a position, which will provide continuous personal and professional growth commensurate with achievements.

Skills : Intravenous Therapy, Phlebotomy, Electronic Medical Records, Order of Eastern Star.

Description :

    1. Managed assigned families referred to academic support providers, CWS, and other county agencies to provide crisis intervention services in supporting short-term and long term needs through information and referral and home visits.
    2. Utilized a county-wide database system for completing associated documents.
    3. Worked with families to empower and engage them through problem-solving.
    4. Modeled effective parenting skills by delivering the Nurturing Parenting Program curriculum to parents of children 0-18 years.
    5. Provided support and education with age-appropriate parenting and positive discipline techniques to meet goals.
    6. Collaborated with several interdisciplinary teams: Monthly Case Conference meetings held with Solano County partners including Child Welfare Services, County Public Health Nurses.
    7. Basic Needs Collaborative, another inter-disciplinary team meeting with leadership from various community basic needs providers and some county agencies.
    8. Provided agency outreach on numerous community events, showcasing Fighting Back Partnership's services.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
GED


Americorps Volunteer Resume

Headline : Experience as a Licensed Practical/Vocational nurse with training in Intravenous therapy, phlebotomy, and medical assisting seeking full-time employment in the medical field.

Skills : Microsoft Office, Customer Service, Administrative, Cultural Diversity Sensitivity.

Description :

    1. Worked in the Family Resource and Youth Service Centers.
    2. Organized after-school programs along with all volunteers for the programs.
    3. Conducted several-clothing and food drives.
    4. Organized tutoring sessions and worked in homes with families.
    5. Co-managed in-home summer school.
    6. Decorated for multiple programs and activities.
    7. Provided general health screenings and immunizations on a mobile unit.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
Business and Accounting Classes

Americorps Volunteer Resume

Headline : Highly motivated, passionate, and responsible professional with education in political science and international relations seeking a challenging position in the field of research and analysis, non-profit program assistance, and/or civil service.

Skills : East Asian Relations, International Relations, Public Policy, Political Science, Case Management, Mac OS X, Classroom Instruction.

Description :

    1. Assisted in the everyday operations of the Workforce Development Program that provides career and adult education, case management, job readiness, and soft skill training to low-income adults receiving public assistance and formerly incarcerated.
    2. Taught computer literacy and job soft skills to clients using various teaching methods, such as lectures, discussions, and demonstrations.
    3. Prepared lesson materials, equipment, and demonstrations.
    4. Counseled individuals to help them understand and resolve personal, social, or behavioral problems affecting their educational/vocational situations.
    5. Determined barriers to client employment, such as inaccessible work sites, inconvenient schedules, and transportation problems, and worked with clients to develop strategies for overcoming these obstacles.
    6. Contacted and established relationships with various employers in the area to inquire about their employment policies and the availability of positions.
    7. Editor-in-Chief of the News Flash which keeps the clients and community up to date with events and happenings.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BA in Political Science

Americorps Volunteer Resume

Objective : Seeks to secure a position with a well-established organization with a stable environment that will lead to lasting relationships. Developing a relationship with County Federal Probation to recruit clients for the Breaking the Cycle program serving formerly incarcerated individuals.

Skills : Apple Motion, Production Sound, Social Media, Final Cut Pro, Logistics, Microsoft Office, Peoplesoft, Screenwriting, Lighting, Live Videography, Storyboarding, DSLR Cameras, Film Production, Solar Eclipse, Photoshop.

Description :

    1. Mentored elementary school students.
    2. Demonstrated exceptional communication among students, parents, and fellow teachers.
    3. Created exciting games and activities to build students' social, study, and behavioral skills.
    4. Attended several job-specific training ranging from CPR certification to psychology seminars while working with Americorps.
    5. Conducted several fundraisers for the Elementary school, led by example, Solicited donations.
    6. Led penny drive for the school in which worked helping to raise over $1,000 for the school library.
    7. Spearheaded a university shirt donation program.
    8. Surrounded university organizations donated t-shirts to students to raise awareness about college.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BA in Creative Writing

Americorps Volunteer Resume

Objective : Seeking an Americorps Volunteer position utilizing organizational development experience, project management capabilities, public relations, departmental liaison, and human resource skills, graduate education, as well as previous experience.

Skills : Teaching, Customer Service/Retail, Patient Care, Microsoft Office Applications, Graphic Design, Technical Troubleshooting, AutoCad, Money Handling.

Description :

    1. Conducted (50+) stream assessments using NJDEP's biological and visual protocol in order to assess the effects of land use and nonpoint source pollution on stream water.
    2. Planned, scheduled, and taught 100 lessons to >2000 schoolchildren and community groups about watersheds, nonpoint source pollution, the hydrologic cycle, and various other water-related topics using lessons from Project WET, Project WILD/WILD Aquatic, Project Learning Tree, and using the EnviroScape 3D watershed model.
    3. Planned, advertised, and coordinated volunteers for several community water improvement events and projects.
    4. Completed 10 months of nonprofit leadership development program via placement at the Parenting Center.
    5. Provided direct school and community-based wrap around mentoring services to assigned youth and families.
    6. Developed and implemented a pilot school-based mentoring program for Elementary School.
    7. Mentored local children grades 1-6th.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS in Environmental Science

Americorps Volunteer Resume

Objective : Dynamic, savvy professional offering successful leadership to advance business and nonprofit organizations. A record of accomplishment with a reorganization, direction, and stewarding of projects to generate results. Motivated achiever recognized for combining program excellence, integrity, and innovation with best practices while maintaining disciplined attention to achieving goals and objectives.

Skills : Fluent in written and verbal German, basic proficiency in Danish, basic proficiency with Microsoft Office, C++, MatLab, SolidWorks, and Abaqus.

Description :

    1. Constructed 30 sustainable projects directed by the comprehensive plan, steering committee, and 15 organizations.
    2. Designed marketing materials including the website and a Village Seal.
    3. Researched and supported the formation of an angel-investing firm that has developed an industrial park with tenants with their initial $1.0 million investment.
    4. Negotiated pricing for a Village recycling program.
    5. Organized, recruited, and coordinated 30 volunteers while raising $17K in donations to sustain the program.
    6. Performed a pros/cons financial analysis of a TIF district to entice Dollar General, which opened a 9,000 square foot Dollar General store in March 2012 and employed eight.
    7. Established the Teutopolis business association and "shop local" campaign.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
MBA in Economics

Americorps Volunteer Resume

Objective : Americorps Volunteer with over 5 years' experience working in both the public and private sectors. Diplomatic, personable, and adept at managing sensitive situations. Highly organized, self-motivated, and proficient with computers.

Skills : Public Speaking, Training, Interviewing, Customer Service, Typing, Leadership.

Description :

    1. Created and implemented weekly lesson plans for one-on-one and small group intervention sessions.
    2. Provided successful yearlong intensive academic intervention in English and Language Arts classes to 70+ at-risk students resulting in a 15% increase in test scores.
    3. Served over 1800 hours during 10 months of service.
    4. Completed the curriculum of professional & leadership development sessions, collaborated with a diverse team of 14 other volunteers Point Corps.
    5. Member for school attendance.
    6. Tracked student attendance, facilitated and made an average of 40 daily phone calls home, and supported school-wide initiatives.
    7. Guided into the top 10 rankings of schools during the GetSchooled Attendance Challenge.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
BS in Communication Studies

Americorps Volunteer Resume

Objective : Highly organized, excellent communicator with a strong work ethic. Excels at relationship building and has played an integral role in moving forward numerous collaborative-based projects at the organization and community level.

Skills : Detail-oriented With Proficiency In Sharepoint, Avaya, Verint, WinSCP, SAS, SQL, SAP, CoreFTP, Microsoft Word, Office, Excel, Access, And Powerpoint In Addition To Significant Experience With Effective Communication Customer Service Priority/Deadline Management.

Description :

    1. Administered to 15 at-risk and academically challenged children.
    2. Developed and implemented literacy strategies that increased reading and math levels for 1st-grade students past the 3rd-grade level.
    3. Taught advanced students to proactively engage with peers to reflect understanding and teamwork development.
    4. Increased reading level by 2 grades for all children; informed and regularly updated parents with results.
    5. Recommended child development activities for after the program completion.
    6. Chaperoned field trips, ensuring safety and security of class Created recreational activities to engage each student and increase social skills.
    7. Provided 30 at-risk students with yearlong intensive academic intervention.
    8. Provided daily lunch mentoring to a group of four students (3rd-5th grade) and co-lead the 4th-grade afterschool program.
    9. Led 6 colleagues in planning a school-wide health fair for the community by reaching out to local medical institutions to donate their services.
Years of Experience
Experience
2-5 Years
Experience Level
Level
Junior
Education
Education
AS

Americorps Volunteer Resume

Headline : Americorps Volunteer with over 13 years of experience in program planning, implementation, and evaluation for a variety of topics and populations looking to combine previous experience with rapidly increasing data analytics skills. 

Skills : Strong Work Ethic, Communication, and Organizational.

Description :

    1. Helped to reintegrate homeless veterans back into society by assisting clients with job-related needs such as building resumes and using available resources for job search.
    2. Coordinated and executed various events and activities for staff members and clients.
    3. Prepared and involved Veteran Clients in special office and community activities such as Hike for the Homeless, Adopt a Street, and Cesar Chavez Day of Service.
    4. Generated weekly office agendas, fliers, and job leads as well as carry out a wide range of office functions.
    5. Performed general office tasks including answering incoming calls, filing, and faxing.
    6. Recruited and trained community volunteers.
    7. Worked with various schools and churches to set up various programs within the community.
Years of Experience
Experience
5-7 Years
Experience Level
Level
Executive
Education
Education
BS in Business Management