Project Coordinator, Maker VISTA (AmeriCorps VISTA) - East Palo Alto, Ca


(37.45306,-122.11783)
 

Cause Areas

When

Mon Aug 01, 2016 09:00 AM - Tue Aug 01, 2017 05:00 PM

Where

Ravenswood City School District,Palo Alto, CA 94303

Lead the maker movement and complete the puzzle! Join Maker Ed as a Maker VISTA Project Coordinator and make poverty history.

About

Maker Ed is actively recruiting AmeriCorps VISTA members to serve as Project Coordinators with educational organizations in Oakland, CA; Los Angeles, CA; Sacramento, CA; East Palo Alto, CA; Chattanooga, TN; Atlanta, GA; and Charlotte, NC. Serve in some of the most vibrant and growing communities in the US! Make an impact on education -- on the future opportunities of our youth. Our Maker VISTA Project is focused on transforming education for youth disadvantaged by poverty. As a Project Coordinator, your work onsite will impact the organization and greater community through partnership development, volunteer facilitation, community building, resource creation, educator training, and much more. Maker Ed's mission is to create more opportunities for all young people to develop confidence, creativity, and interest in learning as a whole through making. Maker Ed supports its VISTA members through preservice to post-service with on-going training and development, opportunity exposure within the national Maker VISTA community and larger Maker Movement. From the beginning to the end, you will receive training, become a member of the Maker VISTA community, and have a platform to succeed. VISTA members receive federally sponsored benefits and are eligible for an education award upon completion of service. Express your interest and apply now! Learn more at http://makered.org/maker-vista/joinus/ and click on the links to apply. The Maker VISTA Project is a national service project with partners across the US. It is managed by Maker Ed and is a part of the federal AmeriCorps VISTA Program portfolio administered by the Corporation of National and Community Service (CNCS).

Skills

  • Project Management
  • Social Media / Blogging
  • Resource Development / Management
  • Grant Writing / Research
  • Community Outreach
  • STEM

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • 365 days
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