AmeriCorps VISTA Leader (2018-2019) with MOST Network


Published:

12/18/2017

Start Date

01/15/2018

End Date

01/15/2019

Time Commitment

Full time (30+ hrs/wk)

Duration

Long-Term (6 months-1 year)

Address

1500 Union Avenue
2300
Baltimore
Maryland
21211
United States

Description

Description:

The Maryland Out of School Time (MOST) Network seeks to fill a full-time volunteer position as VISTA Leader with the organization to provide strategic support to forward the impact of MOST’s VISTA projects and build systems to track and coordinate VISTA projects across sites and focus areas.


Responsibilities:

  • Develop and execute a recruitment and retention plan to attract high quality, diverse, and qualified VISTA members 
  • Conduct outreach and promotion of MOST’s VISTA Projects and affiliation with AmeriCorps through blogs, press, partnerships, and social media
  • Coordinate training and ongoing support for VISTAs, including developing service projects and continuously assessing training needs
  • Support and create synergy, collaboration and growth through the facilitation of a VISTA learning community
  • Assist VISTAs in meeting outcome objectives by identifying and disseminating resources and creating structures for sustainability
  • Maintain tracking and reporting systems for VISTA project goals for evaluation and continuous improvement
  • Coordinate development of resources to support the VISTA project and MOST’s mission.


Qualifications: 

  • Previous AmeriCorps (full term, full-time) or Peace Corps (at least 12 months) service
  • Bachelor’s degree
  • Excellent interpersonal communication skills
  • Highly developed organizational and project management skills
  • Able to work independently and as part of a team
  • Reliable transportation for site visits and trainings


Term of Service:

Flexible Start Date; One Year of Service


Benefits:

  • $1471/month stipend
  • Choice of Education Award ($5,815) or End of Service Stipend ($1,800)
  • Non-Competitive Eligibility status upon successful completion of service
  • Healthcare allowance
  • Relocation payment, if eligible ($550)
  • Childcare assistance for those who qualify
  • Leadership and professional development training within VISTA and MOST
  • Exposure to Maryland nonprofit community through a statewide network


Benefits

Stipend Provided

Training Provided

How To Apply

aneuman@mostnetwork.org

http://mdoutofschooltime.org/

To formally apply visit:

https://my.americorps.gov/mp/listing/viewListing.do?id=71556&fromSearch=true


To learn more about the AmeriCorps VISTA Program: https://www.nationalservice.gov/programs/americorps/americorpsvista


Share:

Share: