AZ Refugee Resettlement Program Health Education VISTA
- Volunteer Opportunity posted by Arizona VISTA Refugee Resettlement Program
Full time (30+ hrs/wk)
Long-Term (6 months-1 year)
Refugee Women's Health Clinic
2601 East Roosevelt Street
Do you want to gain valuable professional experience while making a difference? The Arizona Refugee Resettlement Program (RRP) is looking for a new AmeriCorps VISTA member!
Health Education VISTA: Located at the Refugee Women’s Health Clinic, the Health Education VISTA will develop relationships with health partners and refugee-serving community partners to improve preventative health awareness of refugee women. Additionally, the VISTA member will have an exciting opportunity to provide support in planning and promoting activities for the expansion of new services at the clinic. A great opportunity for anyone interested in the health/medical field. 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: November 13, 2018-November 12, 2019
AmeriCorps VISTA is a National Service program focused on fighting poverty. RRP VISTA members make a one-year, full-time 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
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