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HandsOn VISTA - Creighton Rotary Member

Company: Americorps
Location: Mesa
Posted on: January 10, 2022

Job Description:

HandsOn VISTA - Creighton Rotary Member

Serve with Creighton Community Foundation as a part of the HandsOn VISTA Team! ABOUT THE SITE AND THE ROLE: See 'Members Duties' section below. ABOUT HandsOn Greater Phoenix: For over 25 years, HandsOn Greater Phoenix has worked with nonprofits, Title I schools, neighborhood associations and government entities to assess and meet the volunteer needs of the Greater Phoenix area. The HandsOn VISTA program supports 20- VISTA members at multiple placement sites across the valley. Our VISTA members enable our community service partners to expand capacity and build lasting infrastructure by creating the processes and tools needed to effectively access and utilize valuable resources. HandsOn VISTA members will improve their own capacity for leading communities during and beyond their terms of service by developing their knowledge, skills, and abilities related to volunteer mobilization, civic engagement, and other areas. In addition to the site-specific work of the individual role all of our VISTA members: participate in 2 AmeriCorps National Days of Service, lead projects at 2 HandsOn community service days, attend monthly VISTA team trainings with the other HandsOn VISTA members, and lead a monthly community volunteering opportunity. APPLICATIONS WILL BE CONSIDERED ON A ROLLING BASIS UNTIL FILLED. PLEASE APPLY AS SOON AS POSSIBLE FOR BEST CONSIDERATION! Further help on this page can be found by clicking here.

Member Duties : Join Creighton Community Foundation and expand a number of youth service clubs in an underserved community! The successful applicant will engage and recruit youth to aid hunger relief programming though clubs and service activities. They will plan and launch youth service days, develop partnerships with local organizations, and build relationships with community members to support events and activities. You should have: (1) an ability to pursue and dynamically engage people from all walks of life (2) the ability to construct a plan from an end goal, including on-going steps involving many volunteers and partners; (3) a crazy orientation toward getting things done. Bilingual Spanish is strongly preferred but not required, and you will need to be able to pass a Arizona fingerprint clearance check to be able to work with children.

Program Benefits : Living Allowance , Relocation Allowance , Childcare assistance if eligible , Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend , Training , Health Coverage* .

Terms :

Permits working at another job during off hours , Permits attendance at school during off hours , Car recommended .

Service Areas :

Children/Youth , Community Outreach , Community and Economic Development .

Skills :

Community Organization , Recruitment , Youth Development .

Keywords: Americorps, Mesa , HandsOn VISTA - Creighton Rotary Member, Other , Mesa, Arizona

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