Affordable Housing Coordinator
- Volunteer Opportunity posted by Arizona VISTA Refugee Resettlement Program
Full time (30+ hrs/wk)
Long-Term (6 months-1 year)
Lutheran Social Services of the Southwest
3443 North Central Avenue
Do you want to gain valuable professional experience while making a difference? The Arizona Refugee Resettlement Program (RRP) is looking for new AmeriCorps VISTA members!
Located at Lutheran Social Services of the Southwest, the Affordable housing VISTA will conduct outreach and training that will increase housing resources for newly arriving refugees in Phoenix, develop programs for apartment complexes with high refugee populations, assist with coordinating and tracking donations, and assist the pre-arrival team as needed with apartment set-up. The position is full time with some evening and weekends possible. It is a one-year full time commitment … and the best career decision a person can make!
Service Term: July 23, 2018-July 25,2019
AmeriCorps VISTA is a National Service program focused on fighting poverty. RRP VISTA members make a one year commitment to bring their passion and perseverance to build programs that help refugees settle in their new home here in Arizona. Along with a *modest stipend ($12,313 per year), health and childcare benefits, and the option of an education award ($5,920) or cash award ($1,803) upon completing service, VISTA members receive ongoing professional development and coaching from their supervisor and VISTA leader. VISTA members also participate in a comprehensive pre-service orientation and an on-site orientation.
* For details about AmeriCorps VISTA benefits, visit: https://www.vistacampus.gov/in-service/benefits-service
* For more information about AmeriCorps VISTA, visit: https://www.nationalservice.gov/programs/americorps/americorpsvista
- Stipend Provided
- Training Provided
How To Apply
Create a profile and application on https://my.americorps.gov/ and apply at the link above