*This is an Americorp VISTA position. Pay and benefits are managed by Americorp. To apply for this position, applicants must register to be a VISTA at https://my.americorps.gov/mp/login.do to apply.
Member Duties : The proposed project would deploy a VISTA service associate to design, launch and measure 1-2 WSF Board of Directors-approved initiatives targeted at at-risk youth and distributed through the above institutions. Initially, the VISTA associate would be charged with identifying and building rapport with targeted schools, religious institutions and others in order to set calendar dates for the visiting exhibit(s) or travelling program.
Program Benefits : Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend , Living Allowance , Education award upon successful completion of service , Relocation Allowance , Health Coverage* . *For details about AmeriCorps VISTA healthcare benefits, please visit http://www.vistacampus.gov/healthcare.
Terms : Permits attendance at school during off hours , Car recommended .
Service Areas : Health , Education , Community Outreach , Children/Youth .
Skills : Public Speaking , Community Organization , General Skills , Non-Profit Management , Fund raising/Grant Writing , Social Services , Counseling , Youth Development , Education , Writing/Editing , Computers/Technology , Communications , Team Work , Leadership .
Service Description : To expand Wolfe Street Foundation’s youth prevention and education programming. Under the Executive Director’s guidance, this associate would launch 1 or 2 defined youth prevention programs aimed at-risk youth and parents. The distribution outlets for youth programming are: middle schools, high schools, religious institutions and support organizations (YMCA, Boys & Girls Clubs) in the low-income areas of the MSA.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $12,312.00 /year