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Pennsylvania Campus Compact -- VISTA LEADER
Campus Compact is a national coalition of more than 1,100 college and university presidents, representing some 6 million students, who are dedicated to fulfilling the civic purposes of higher education. For two decades, Campus Compact has led a growing movement to ensure that students graduate with the knowledge and experience to tackle society's most pressing issues. The organization's national office and network of 32 state offices provide training, resources, advocacy, research, funding, and information sharing to help higher education institutions create service-learning and community engagement initiatives that benefit all involved. Pennsylvania Campus Compact (PACC) VISTA members serve directly at host campuses across Pennsylvania to support programming in the CNCS focus areas of Education and Healthy Futures. PACC*VISTAs increasing the capacity of both the community and the campus to identify and address pressing community needs. PACC seeks an AmeriCorps*VISTA Leader to build upon and sustain existing support systems. We value strong partnerships and recognize the need to provide explicit tools and implicit support to ensure that AmeriCorps*VISTAs both create long-term capacity for communities and have a meaningful service and member experience. The leadership provided by a PACC AmeriCorps*VISTA Leader will explicitly and implicitly support PACC AmeriCorps*VISTAs in their efforts to reduce poverty. More specifically, and to ends of sustainability, manuals and assessment templates will be living documents and provided to PACC*AmeriCorps*VISTA members and projects for years to come.
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This listing is currently not accepting applications.

Member Duties : Support all aspects of the 21 site statewide program management, acting as liaison between VISTAs and PACC staff; Collaboratively develop and implement comprehensive member development program for VISTA members; Support VISTA host campuses through site visits and regional meetings; Create a support network among PACC*VISTA members; Promote information sharing and resource building among AmeriCorps*VISTA members and projects; Develop brochures, flyers, and web-based recruitment tools to assist VISTA recruitment; Collaborate with VISTA Leaders from other Campus Compact states on national recruitment strategies; Gather, organize, and analyze data for 21 site program; Develop templates for each program focus area to assist members assess aligned performance measures; Support existing regional networks in exploring opportunities and capacity for regional network AmeriCorps*VISTA projects.
Program Benefits : Health Coverage* ,  Training ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Housing Support ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Living Allowance . 
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Terms :
Service Areas :
Community and Economic Development ,  Community Outreach ,  Hunger ,  Education ,  Children/Youth . 
Skills :
Leadership ,  Recruitment ,  Environment ,  Education ,  Non-Profit Management ,  Writing/Editing ,  Public Speaking ,  Computers/Technology ,  Community Organization ,  General Skills ,  Conflict Resolution ,  Communications ,  Team Work ,  Youth Development . 
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AmeriCorps VISTA Leaders

Pennsylvania Campus Compact -- VISTA LEADER

Program Start/End Date
09/02/2013  -   09/01/2014

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
College graduate

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations PENNSYLVANIA  

Accepting Applications
From  06/20/2013  To  08/30/2013 

Contact Amy Price
28 S Dewberry St
Harrisburg   PA   17101

Listing ID 51283