(34.7245,-92.269135)
 

Cause Areas

When

Sat Aug 12, 2017 08:00 AM - Sat Aug 11, 2018 05:00 PM

Where

302 E Roosevelt RdLittle Rock, AR 72206

About

*Must have completed at least one year of service as an AmeriCorps VISTA, AmeriCorps State and National, AmeriCorps NCCC, PeaceCorps, and other CNCS programs. As a second-year national service member, the VISTA Leader will be responsible for recruitment, training, mentoring, resource acquisition, and ongoing support for all national service members serving at Our House*

Responsibilities include:

  • Manage the overall success of the AmeriCorps VISTA Program at Our House
  • Lead and coordinate recruitment efforts for all Our House national service programs
  • Provide technical support to VISTA and AmeriCorps member applicants and staff throughout the recruitment process
  • Organize and conduct one-on-one mentorship meetings with VISTA and AmeriCorps members
  • Coordinate with HR staff to ensure national service member files meet all CNCS and Our House requirements
  • Provide support to current VISTA and AmeriCorps members, including seeking additional resources to aid VISTA members’ professional development and life on the living allowance
  • Facilitate team-building activities and professional development education, including through the planning and coordination of National Service meetings
  • Counsel VISTA and AmeriCorps members during exit and transition planning
  • Educate staff and community members about national service programs and their benefits
  • Assist staff during times of transition or between national service terms
  • Plan and coordinate special service events that engage national service members at Our House

Skills

  • Mentoring
  • Program Management
  • Recruiting
  • Verbal / Written Communication
  • Group Facilitation
  • Human Resources Assistance

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • Full-time (40 hours) for one year
  • Must have completed at least one year of service in AmeriCorps, VISTA, or PeaceCorps.

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