Career Opportunities/Internships

we are hiringFull-time United Way of East Central Iowa positions currently available:

  • none at this time.

To apply, send resume and cover letter to Human.Resources@uweci.org and put the job title in the subject line of your email.

Full-time Benefits:

  • Health Insurance
  • Dental Insurance
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Life Insurance
  • Long Term Disability
  • Defined Contribution Plan
  • Ten paid Holidays per year
  • Vacation Time
  • Sick Leave Time
  • Personal Days
  • Funeral Leave
  • Payroll Direct Deposit
  • Free Parking
  • Business Casual Attire
  • Pleasant Work Environment
  • Employee Appreciation Events

Full-Time Youth Achievement AmeriCorps positions currently available:

Eleven Open Full-Time Positions– Youth Achievement AmeriCorps Program (August 17, 2015- August 16, 2016)

The Youth Achievement AmeriCorps program is a team of 15 AmeriCorps members who serve in local schools, enrichment programs and early literacy programs to help young children close the achievement gap in the Cedar Rapids Community.  Members serve full time, 1700 hours (approximately 35-40 hours a week), over the course of a year at their respective sites.

•    Elementary School Tutor Positions (Cedar Rapids, IA): We have seven open positions tutor students at local Cedar Rapids elementary schools. Focused on K-3 literacy skills, these tutors provide one on one and small group support to students needing extra help to achieve their reading goals.  These positions are located in the following elementary schools: Grant, Grant Wood, Harrison, Johnson and Van Buren.  To learn more about this position and apply click here!

•    Enrichment Assistant Positions (Cedar Rapids, IA): We have two open positions to assist with  enrichment programming at Kids on Course in three Cedar Rapids elementary schools (Grant, Harrison and Van Buren). To learn more about this position and apply click here!

•    Middle School Tutor Positions (Cedar Rapids, IA): We have one open tutoring position.  Tutors work with middle school students to increase their proficiency in math to meet their academic goals.  To learn more about this position and apply click here!

•    Early Literacy Assistant Positions (Cedar Rapids, IA): We have one open position with RED Ahead, a program that provides parents with the knowledge, skills and materials to positively influence the developmental progress of their young children, ages birth to five.  To learn more about this position and apply click here!

AmeriCorps Benefits include:
Modest living allowance ($12,530 pre-tax annually—paid bi-weekly);
Education award of up to $5,730;
Health coverage;
Student loan deferment for qualified student loans

Minimum requirements:
18 years of age
GED/High School Diploma
College degree preferred but not required
Bilingual in Spanish preferred but not required
U.S. citizen or lawful permanent resident alien

Thank you for your interest in working for United Way of East Central Iowa.

At United Way of East Central Iowa, our mission is to “Unite the caring power of communities to invest in effective solutions to improve people’s lives.” Employees in our organization work with donors, volunteers, directors, corporate partners and other non-profit organizations to bring our mission to life.

United Way of East Central Iowa is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, gender, religious beliefs, age, disability, sexual orientation, or any other basis protected by federal, state and local fair employment practice laws.

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