2018-2019 AmeriCorps VISTA Leader


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Cause Areas

When

It's flexible! We'll work with your schedule.

Where

1500 Union AveSuite 2300Baltimore CityBaltimore City, MD 21211

About

Hello Potential Volunteers!

The Maryland Out of School Time (MOST) is pleased to invite you to apply to serve as the AmeriCorps VISTA Leader for our cohort of 12-26 members this year!

We are seeking a special someone with a passion for service and Youth Development; who has high energy, excellent communication abilities, and the ability to multi-task and remain organized in the ever shifting and exciting world of non-profit and volunteer management.

If this sounds like you, we welcome your application and would love to speak with you about your interest!

* Previous AmeriCorps, NCCC, or PeaceCorps service, of at least 12 months*

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

Activities for this role include:

* Develop and execute a recruitment and retention plan to attract high quality, diverse, and qualified VISTA members;

* 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;

* Conduct outreach and promotion of MOST’s VISTA Projects and affiliation with AmeriCorps through blogs, press, partnerships, and social media;

* Coordinate development of resources to support the VISTA project and MOST’s mission.

The project will require off-site travel around the state of Maryland plus coordination and participation in some evening and weekend events and commitments.

Qualifications:

· Previous AmeriCorps or PeaceCorps service, at least 12 months

· Bachelor’s degree

· Excellent interpersonal communication skills

· Highly developed organizational and project management skills

· Able to work independently and as part of a team

Program Benefits: Living allowance ($1,358/mo.), choice of Education Award ($5,815) or End of Service Stipend ($1,800) and Non-Competitive Eligibility status upon successful completion of service, healthcare allowance, relocation payment if eligible ($550), and professional development opportunities.

Term of Service: Flexible start, one year of service

For more information contact Program Director Andrew Neuman: 410-374-7692 x. 106, aneuman@mostnetwork.org


Skills

  • Resource Development / Management
  • Performance Management
  • Program Management
  • STEM
  • Teaching / Instruction
  • CSR / Volunteer Coordination

Good Match For

People 55+

Requirements & Commitment

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training
  • 40 Hours weekly
  • Previous AmeriCorps or Peace Corps service completed.

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