AmeriCorps VISTA: Volunteer Engagement Ambassador
Volunteer Engagement Ambassador
Catholic Charities DC is recruiting for a year-long AmeriCorps Vista Volunteer Engagement Ambassador. The goal of this role is to improve the volunteer and staff experience of engaging volunteers in Catholic Charities’ mission and vision. The AmeriCorps VISTA will work with Catholic Charities program staff who manage volunteers directly to learn how the current volunteer roles are functioning, make recommendations about how they can be improved, and develop and lead a training for staff to help them improve their volunteer management skills. The VISTA will shadow program staff and meet with them to learn how program staff are interacting with volunteers on the program level and if these are in line with VEO policies and procedures. Based on their observations and meetings, the VISTA will recommend and implement suggestions for improvement, including creating a training for program staff on how to engage volunteers.
Program Benefits: Childcare assistance if eligible, Training, Relocation Allowance, Stipend, Living Allowance, Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend, Health Coverage*.
*For details about AmeriCorps VISTA healthcare benefits, please visit http://www.vistacampus.gov/healthcare
Apply at tiny.cc/CCAmeriCorpsVista by 11/1!
About Catholic Charities of the Archdiocese of Washington
924 G Street NW, Washington, DC 20001, US
Catholic Charities is the social ministry outreach of the Archdiocese of Washington. Motivated by the Gospel message of Jesus Christ, and guided by Catholic social and moral teaching, Catholic Charities strengthens the lives of all in need by giving help that empowers and hope that lasts. To this end we affirm and support the dignity of all human life, strengthen families and serve the poor and most vulnerable.
For more than 80 years, families, children and adults in need of help and hope have been able to turn to Catholic Charities to find comprehensive, caring and competent support. Last year our 63 programs working in 48 locations across the District of Columbia and the surrounding Maryland counties served more than 126,000 men, women and children of all economic, religious and social backgrounds.
924 G St NWWashington, DC 20001
- Administrative Support
- Program Management
- CSR / Volunteer Coordination
- Community Outreach
- Basic Computer Skills
- Project Management
- Must be at least 18