All Ways Up Foundation VISTA Leader Position


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Cause Areas

When

Mon Oct 03, 2016 10:00 AM - Mon Oct 02, 2017 06:00 PM

Where

5800 Hannum AvenueSuite 100Suite 100Culver City, CA 90230


About

The All Ways Up Foundation is sponsoring a multi-site VISTA project that will focus on college access and success for low-income youth. The project will include seven sites and we are looking for a Leader to coordinate and oversee the project. To be considered, the applicant MUST HAVE SERVED WITH AMERICORPS OR THE PEACE CORPS FOR AT LEAST ONE YEAR.

The Leader will start prior to any of the VISTAs. For the first three months, the Leader will: 1) help recruit, screen, and train the new VISTAs, 2) assist the AWU in developing an orientation and training for the Executive Directors at each site and the site Supervisors, and 3) survey alumni from each site and work towards building an Alumni Advisory Board. Ongoing activities will include: 1) coordinate VISTAs and develop monitoring, reporting, and project management systems, 2) provide opportunities for VISTAs to network, 3) assist VISTAs in accessing other avenues for staff development and training, 4) assist in planning five in-service trainings, 5) train VISTA members on the organization's reporting requirements and assist with reporting needs, 6) process other VISTA paperwork as necessary, and 7) convene periodic meetings of the Alumni Advisory Board. In addition the Leader will work to enhance the stability and sustainability of the Project.

Skills

  • People Skills
  • Project Management
  • Multi-Tasking
  • Group Facilitation
  • Management
  • Professional Development

Good Match For

N/A

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Minimum of 40 hours per week.
  • Living stipend and education award provided

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