Volunteer Engagement Fellow, AmeriCorps VIP - Northern California

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ORGANIZATION: ELITE Public Schools



Elite Public Schools is a Non-Profit, K-12 Charter School with the goal of graduating students with their A-G college requirements and Fluent in Spanish, English & Coding.

Service Term: August 19, 2024 - June 27, 2025

Reports to: Program Manager and Coordinators/ Partner Site Supervisor

Program Overview

Volunteer Infrastructure Project (VIP) Members are AmeriCorps members who build and strengthen sustainable volunteer programs in existing service organizations. VIP Members leave a legacy in the communities they serve by building lasting systems of volunteer engagement and management. Each VIP Member dedicates their service to a single Partner Site, working "behind the scenes" to enable volunteers to take part in meaningful service positions that meet community needs. VIP Members are a part of a statewide network of over 100 VIP Members, and are placed in small teams of 5 or more in their community who meet regularly for collaboration, professional development and training.

AmeriCorps VIP values and nurtures an environment that is respectful, courageous, inclusive and equitable. We believe service is a way to bring people together and bridge divides; connecting individuals to individuals, and individuals to organizations that can help us tackle society's toughest challenges. We are strengthened by the diversity of our members, and welcome the unique contributions that you bring to our program.

Position Summary: AmeriCorps VIP Members build volunteer capacity at existing nonprofits, government agencies, and schools (Partner Sites) that serve children, youth and families. They do this through: 1) building sustainable systems to track, support, manage, and train virtual or in person volunteers; 2) recruiting one-time and skills-based volunteers; and 3) raising funds to support the development of the volunteer program. Partner Sites change annually based on community and agency needs, including organizations such as Food Banks, Boys & Girls Clubs, Community Health Centers, Environmental Education organizations and more! This position is a valuable opportunity to develop and apply your leadership and community organizing skills to make a lasting difference. Extensive training in volunteer management and nonprofit professional skills is provided.

Responsibilities:

Overseeing and Managing the Volunteer Programs

Submit monthly Great Stories and volunteer data in the OnCorps tracking system

Recruit and train community members as volunteers who support the infrastructure of community benefit programs

Managing Community Events

Serve side-by-side with volunteers to provide guidance, to better understand the client's needs, and to improve the volunteer experience

Duties take place at multiple site locations throughout California with training seminars at designated locations. Position requires occasional travel. Must be able to work indoors and outdoors, as well as some night and weekend hours

Benefits

Living Allowance

Potential Eligibility for CalFresh (CA's food stamp program)

Childcare (if applicable)

Personal Development

Moving stipend for applicants traveling from out of state and over 250 miles from the Partner Site

Time off & Health Care

Education Award

Federal Noncompetitive eligibility

Networking Opportunities

*Please note: The living stipend and education awards are taxable.

Requirements

Must either be a citizen, national, or lawful permanent resident of the United States (INS Form I-551)

At least 18 years old

One year commitment to the program

Must serve 1700 hours in a fulltime position

Submit current, clear TB (tuberculosis) test

Clear criminal background check (Truescreen, fingerprint based Fieldprint & CA DOJ/FBI)

Must have at least a high school diploma or a GED by start date

If you have any questions, please contact volunteer@elitepublicschools.org for more information.

31 Shifts

  • Mon Aug 19, 2024 - 07:30 AM to 03:30 PM PST
    Vallejo CA 94589 US
  • Tue Aug 20, 2024 - 07:30 AM to 03:30 PM PST
    Vallejo CA 94589 US
  • Wed Aug 21, 2024 - 07:30 AM to 03:30 PM PST
    Vallejo CA 94589 US
  • Thu Aug 22, 2024 - 07:30 AM to 03:30 PM PST
    Vallejo CA 94589 US
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    Vallejo CA 94589 US
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    Vallejo CA 94589 US
  • Tue Aug 27, 2024 - 07:30 AM to 03:30 PM PST
    Vallejo CA 94589 US
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    Vallejo CA 94589 US
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    Vallejo CA 94589 US
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    Vallejo CA 94589 US
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    Vallejo CA 94589 US
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  • Fri Sep 27, 2024 - 07:30 AM to 03:30 PM PST
    Vallejo CA 94589 US
  • Mon Sep 30, 2024 - 07:30 AM to 03:30 PM PST
    Vallejo CA 94589 US
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About ELITE Public Schools

Location:

100 Whitney Avenue, Vallejo, CA 94589, US

Mission Statement

Our mission is to ensure all students reach their fullest potential through access to learning spaces that honor and celebrate students’ rich cultural heritage and challenge them with rigorous and relevant learning experiences designed to make them active participants in their success. On March 9th volunteers will meet at Setterquist Park to commence the cleanup event, we will clean up debris around the surrounding areas. Feel free to bring friends with you to support our mission!

Description

Our school is currently in need of volunteers in various areas. We are seeking volunteers who can assist with our after-school program by helping students sign-in/sign-out, passing out snack, and supervising students while they're participating in various activities, such as sports and study hall. We are also seeking volunteers who can assist in the cafeteria by supervising students as they eat, helping to make sure their table is clean, and dismissing them to recess. Lastly, we need volunteers who can assist with monitoring our campus and ensuring the safety of our students.

CAUSE AREAS

Children & Youth
Community
Children & Youth, Community

WHEN

Mon Aug 19, 2024 - Mon Sep 30, 2024
07:30 AM - 03:30 PM
This opportunity has 31 shifts

WHERE

Vallejo, CA 94589

(38.14576,-122.27106)
 

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