(Use your legal name that matches your identification documents)
Jumpstart does not discriminate on the basis of gender identity or expression. We request this information for the purpose of helping our staff use the most respectful language when addressing you.
Please review the position description for the available position
Please review the position descriptions for the available positions
To enroll as a Jumpstart member, proof of your identity will be required upon acceptance. To enroll in Jumpstart as an AmeriCorps member, you must be a U.S. citizen, U.S. national, or legal, permanent resident and be able to provide proof of such status.
(Social security numbers will be used for criminal history checks and identity verification within our systems.)
(This may be a school id or other number unique to yourself that you do not expect to change. Personal identification numbers will be used for identity verification within our systems.)
Address at which you can always be reached, e.g. parent/guardians' address
In accordance with federal, state and local regulations governing our work with children, all applicants must consent to a criminal history check, and selection into the program is contingent upon Jumpstart's review of the applicant's criminal history, if any. Criminal history checks may be conducted through federal, state and/or third-party consumer reporting agencies, and may include a fingerprint check or other screening service.
Please note that anyone who is required to register on a state sex offender registry or who is convicted of murder is automatically ineligible to serve.
Applicants may need to provide health documentation (such as TB tests, vaccinations, and other results) as required by state or local regulation in order to serve in preschool settings
Please list any languages you speak other than English, and for each, indicate level of proficiency:
Please select all the times that you will be available to serve with Jumpstart and indicate the days. Occasional evening and weekend hours may be required for trainings, service days, etc. A copy of your schedule may be requested, and more information about exact service times will be shared during the interview process.
Please fill in the chart below with all hours you are available on each day: *
To join the SF State Jumpstart program you are required to enroll in a unit bearing child and adolescent course for both fall and spring as well as serve in a preschool classroom once a week for a full day. Please select all days that you will be available to serve with Jumpstart. Occasional evening and weekend hours may be required for trainings, service days, etc. A copy of your schedule may be requested, and more information about exact service times will be shared during the interview process.
By signing below, I attest that all statements made in this application are accurate and truthful and understand that any misrepresentations or false statements made in this application may result in not being considered for service, and that if not discovered by Jumpstart until after acceptance, such misrepresentations could be grounds for immediate termination. *
Jumpstart is an equal opportunity organization and encourages applications from all individuals without regard to race, color, religion, gender,
sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital status, amnesty, political affiliation, or status as a covered veteran in
accordance with all applicable federal, state and local laws.
Qualified individuals with disabilities are strongly encouraged to apply.
Jumpstart will make reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals throughout the application process and during Jumpstart service. Accommodation requests should be directed to the Jumpstart office to which you are applying. Jumpstart is a proud member of the AmeriCorps national service network. Please note that not all Jumpstart sites are directly supported by AmeriCorps. Please contact the site to which you are applying for more information.