Eli Segal Fellow

Employer
USAJobs
Location
Washington D.C.
Posted
Jun 18, 2018
Closes
Jun 18, 2018
Function
Administrative
Hours
Full Time
TRAVEL REQUIRED:

25% or less - You may be expected to travel for this position.


RELOCATION AUTHORIZED:
Relocation expenses reimbursed No


KEY REQUIREMENTS:
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  • You must be a United States Citizen
  • Must be telework ready
  • Satisfactory completion of a background investigation
  • Qualified applicant will meet A or B:

    A. Be currently serving a full-term of service in AmeriCorps State and National, AmeriCorps NCCC or AmeriCorps VISTA, provided the service is completed within 30 days of the closing date of this announcement. (Members who terminate their service year early to participate in the Fellowship are not eligible to apply, even if they have already successfully completed one service year previously).

    B. Successful completion, within the last 3 years of: 1,700 hours of service in AmeriCorps NCCC or AmeriCorps State and National or one year of service in AmeriCorps VISTA.

    An exemption from the 3 year provision may be made for:
    • AmeriCorps Alum who was enrolled in full-time studies at an accredited college/university; active duty military service or other full-time national service, e.g., Peace Corps, that occurred within one year of completion of AmeriCorps service.
    • Completion of another national service program, at the discretion of CNCS. (Evidence must be provided that documents such service and of enrollment within one year of the completion of AmeriCorps service).
    Applicants who meet the qualification listed above must submit a narrative with their applications. Failure to do so will result in elimination from consideration. Please respond to the following narrative in a clear and concise manner. Your answer will be judged based on how well you address the question provided, in addition to spelling and grammar usage. Respond in 800 words or less to the following:.

    The Corporation for National and Community Service's (CNCS) Mission is to "To improve lives, strengthen communities, and foster civic engagement through service and volunteering." In what ways would you recommend that CNCS go about accomplishing this mission within the scope of its role in the federal government?

    This job does not have an education qualification requirement.

    If you are a male applicant who was born after 12/31/59 and are required to register under the Military Selective Service Act, the Defense Authorization Act of 1986 requires that you be registered or you are not eligible for appointment in this agency.

    Ethics Requirement: Our Agency is committed to the highest ethical standards and, as an employee you will be covered by the criminal conflict of interest statutes (18 U.S.C. 201-209) and the Standards of Ethical Conduct for Employees of the Executive Branch (5 C.F.R. part 2635). Additionally, you may be required to complete a Confidential Financial Disclosure Report (OGE Form 450) or Public Financial Disclosure Report (OGE Form 278e) within 30 days of your appointment date and on an annual basis thereafter.

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    You will be evaluated for this job based on how well you meet the qualifications above.

    • Your application will be evaluated first for the basic qualifications described above. The applications that meet the basic qualifications will be evaluated further against the following criteria:
    • Creative Thinking
    • Entrepreneurship
    • Flexibility
    • Self-Management
    • Written Communication

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