Alpine Achievers Initiative (AAI) inspires, connects and nurtures youth, families, and communities in
south central Colorado. AmeriCorps members support local youth, age pre-k through highschool, through
academic interventions and extracurricular programming as Student Engagement Specialists with AAI. To
learn more about AAI’s programming, visit www.alpineachievers.org Members will be joining a cohort of
24 other AmeriCorps members!
The 23/24 term running from Aug 2023- July 2024 will have 47 positions available with a large
variety of unique host sites. Learn what our current members are doing HERE
OPEN JANUARY POSITIONS: Currently AAI has the following position available beginning January
6th, 2023 ending July 17th, 2023 with option to renew for an additional term.
This position will be based in Poncha Springs, CO at the Schoolhouse serving at an Early Childhood
Education Center. The member will assist with daily activities and serve with kiddos ages 2 – 5 years old.
There is one other member placed at the Schoolhouse.
Total Expected Hours: 900 hours of service, full-time service Monday – Friday (37 – 40 hours a week).
● $445 paid bi-weekly, pre-tax
● Housing and utilities provided
● Segal Education Award of $3,247.00 upon successful completion of the term
● Multiple opportunities for professional development. Topics include academic interventions,
youth development, risk management, classroom management, program planning, restorative
practices, CPR/ First Aid, resume development and interviewing, and other relevant topics
● Access to AAI’s outdoor gear library.
● Facilitated outdoor recreation activities through our Backyard to BackCountry Program
About Alpine Achievers Intiative
Alpine Achievers Initiative (AAI) is a youth-work based nonprofit organization. AAI started as a small, single school program in 2012 and since then has spread all throughout rural South-Central Colorado. Currently, we have 40+ AmeriCorps members serving at 27+ sites providing youth with the extra support they need to be the best they can be.