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AmeriCorps VISTA Leader

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Florida Statewide AmeriCorps VISTA Program


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Published 3 months ago

Recurring
August 31, 2020
8:00am EDT
August 31, 2021
11:59pm EDT
Weekdays
Full time (30+ hrs/wk)

AmeriCorps VISTA Leader

As the leader of 40+ VISTA members serving across the state of Florida, this role will work in the following ways to ensure an impactful, meaningful, and successful year of service for all VISTA members: Member training and technical assistance: organize and conduct project's training, coordinate technical assistance to/for VISTA members, and develop educational resources for VISTA members. Networking, marketing, and member recruitment: foster networking between VISTA members, assist in coordination of the recruitment of project sites to host VISTA members and recruitment of VISTA members. Assist with assessing and improving site performance: assist project supervisor with site visits, document sustainability of project sites. VISTA Leader development: complete VISTA Leader Training, complete orientation to FSAVP, and professional development opportunities throughout the year of service. The start date for this position is based upon the availability of the qualified candidate having completed a full year of service as either a VISTA member, an AmeriCorps State and National member (1700 hour term), an NCCC member or at least one traditional term of service as a Peace Corps Volunteer - RPCV's who completed partial terms due to COVID-19 will also be eligible, dependent on time served. This position requires a 1 year commitment to serve 40 hours per week as an AmeriCorps VISTA member.

Additional benefits include: Healthcare options provided through AmeriCorps VISTA; Relocation allowance if relocating over 50 miles to serve; Settling-in allowance if relocating; campus parking pass provided; End of Service Award - upon completion of a year of service, the VISTA Leader will be eligible for either a $6, 095 Segal Education Award or an $1800 cash award; eligibility for SNAP (Florida's Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program); professional development opportunities/conferences; mileage reimbursement

As the leader of 40+ VISTA members serving across the state of Florida, this role will work in the following ways to ensure an impactful, meaningful, and successful year of service for all VISTA members: Member training and technical…

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  • On-site Location
  • Wheelchair Accessible

Location

Florida State University

100 South Woodward Avenue, Tallahassee, FL 32306

How to Apply

Please apply using the website link listed above. Create a profile in https://my.americorps.gov and use the link to apply your application to the position. Once you have formally applied to the position, please submit your resume to amitas@fsu.edu.

Please apply using the website link listed above. Create a profile in https://my.americorps.gov and use the link to apply your application to the position. Once you have formally…

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