Position Descriptions

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Upcoming Term of Service: starts Sept 3, 2020 and completes Aug 31, 2021.  All positions are full-time. Members serve an average of 35 hours a week, mostly Monday through Friday although some positions may require weekend or evening hours. See site listings for specific requirements. .

Benefits: All members receive:

  • A Segal education award of up to $6,195 (upon successful completion).
  • A living allowance of approximately $1000 a month.
  • Payment of federal student loan interest if you put your payments on hold during your year in CTEP (upon successful completion).
  • A head start on the Public Student Loan Forgiveness (PSLF) Program—if you choose to enroll—which has a potential to save you thousands/tens of thousands of dollars on student loans.
  • A personal and professional network through our intensive professional development program which meets twice a month with local change makers and non-profit professionals.
  • Health and dental insurance options
  • Child care assistance (depending on qualifications).
  • A partnership with our local YMCA network which offers free enrollment, discounted membership, and other benefits.
  • Additionally, as a CTEP member you may qualify for state assistance programs such as food assistance of up to $200/month; Transit Assistance Program ($1 bus fares); and Energy Assistance programs which can save you up to $300 over winter months. Find out more information about these resources on this member-created guide.
  • Ability for members to work a second job or study while serving in AmeriCorps if desired

Position: CTEP members teach technology literacy skills to adults or youth as they relate to obtaining employment and improving civic and social opportunities. Members serve in community technology centers which are located within nonprofit organizations, public housing facilities, and libraries. They teach specific software skills, such as how to use the internet, word processing, email, and teach workforce readiness classes geared towards English language learners using interactive software. (Review the general position description here) .

To review partner agencies where you could serve, click on the agency name in the table below. Also, use the Google Map to explore CTEP site locations.  Blue markers indicate open positions, and red markers indicate closed positions.  The green marker is the CTEP main office where first interviews are conducted.

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The table below represents the most accurate way of knowing which CTEP positions are still open and which have closed.  As positions are open on a first-come first-serve basis, this table is updated daily as positions close with other applicants.   

The AmeriCorps.gov site takes a longer time for changes to take affect, so a position may appear available on that site, but in reality is closed, as shown on the graph below.

Click on the name of the organization below to review the position




Positions Starting September 2020
Adult Education Center- Columbia Heights Fridley 4111 Central Ave, Minneapolis Filled
Adult Options in Education 1001 Highway 7, Hopkins  Filled
Comunidades Latinas Unidas en Servicio 797 E 7th Street, Saint Paul Filled
EMERGE - Career & Technology Center 1834 Emerson Ave N, Minneapolis Filled
EMERGE - Cedar Riverside Opportunity Center 505 15th Ave S, Minneapolis Filled
Film North (Youth Media) 550 Vandalia, Saint Paul Filled
HIRED - Brooklyn Park 7225 Northland Dr, Brooklyn Park Filled
HIRED- Midway/Eastside 1821 University Ave, Saint Paul Filled
HIRED- North Loop 217 Fifth Avenue North, Minneapolis Filled
Interfaith Outreach 1605 Hwy 101, Plymouth Filled
Metro South Adult Basic Education 2575 West 88th, Bloomington Filled
Metropolitan State University Library 700 E 7th Street, Saint Paul Filled
Minneapolis Central Library 300 Nicollet Ave, Minneapolis Filled
Neighborhood House- Adult Position 179 Robie Street E, Saint Paul Filled
PCs for People 1481 Marshall, Saint Paul Filled
Project for Pride in Living (Learning Center) 1021 E Franklin Ave, Minneapolis Filled
Project for Pride in Living (North Minneapolis) 800 W Broadway, Minneapolis Filled
Ramsey County Library- Maplewood 3025 Southlawn, Maplewood Filled
Ramsey County Library- Roseville (Adult) 2180 Hamline, Roseville Filled
Ramsey County Library-Roseville (Youth) 2180 Hamline, Roseville Filled
Ramsey County Library- Shoreview 4560 North Victoria St, Shoreview Filled
Saint Paul Neighborhood Network (Community Media) 550 Vandalia, Saint Paul Filled
Saint Paul Public Library - Rondo 461 N. Dale, Saint Paul Filled
Saint Paul Public Library - Sun Ray 2105 Wilson Ave, Saint Paul Filled
Silver View Education Center 2574 County Hwy 10, Mounds View Filled
Transcend IT 550 Vandalia Street, Saint Paul Filled