AmeriCorps Promise Corps

Program Benefits

Benefits for Promise Corps NJ members include:

  • Direct classroom experience
  • Extensive training in Early Childhood Education, positive behavior management, family engagement, and other pertinent topics.
  • A living stipend
  • Health Coverage (Full-time members only)
  • Childcare (Full-time members only)
  • An Education Award at successful completion of service , and forbearance on current student loans during the term of service

Location: Camden County and Burlington County, NJ 

Qualifications / Requirements

The following are the qualifications/requirements for full-time and part-time direct service positions with the Promise Corps NJ program:

  • All positions are contingent upon drug screening, criminal background checks, and medical testing including physical and PPD. 
  • A minimum of an Associate's degree in Education, Early Childhood Education (ECE), Child Development, or related field or proof of enrollment in continuing education in related field.
  • The ability to read, write, and speak fluent English language.