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Austin Dougherty Arts Center Outreach and Engagement VISTA
The City of Austin AmeriCorps VISTA project works with City departments and local nonprofits to build capacity in order to provide resources and services to the Austin neighborhoods and communities that may otherwise be left behind by Austin's historic disparities and future growth. The AmeriCorps members serving with the City of Austin AmeriCorps VISTA project serve in such diverse fields as education, health, transportation, and housing to cover the myriad ways poverty affects these neighborhoods and communities.
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Member Duties : By August 2022, develop and implement a standard operating procedure for the acquisition, collection and interpretation of community feedback, based on research and analysis of past DAC campaigns, as well as other organizations. Use standard operating procedure to plan and implement two community engagement events to collect feedback on future Dougherty Arts Center (DAC) programming, and accessibility. By June 2022, develop and submit a report to the DAC on the data collected the from all community engagement events. This report will ultimately be submitted to the Parks and Recreation Leadership Team. By May 2022, conduct an overall audit of the pilot teen program, Works In Progress (WIP), and develop a strategy for long term sustainability. Investigate funding and partnership opportunities with other City of Austin departments, non-profit and community organizations, and universities and investigate the feasibility of partnership opportunities.
Program Benefits : Health Coverage* ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Training ,  Living Allowance . 
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Terms :
Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Car recommended ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Children/Youth ,  Education . 
Skills :
Leadership ,  Youth Development ,  Education ,  Fine Arts/Crafts ,  General Skills ,  Public Speaking ,  Recruitment ,  Team Work ,  Communications ,  Writing/Editing . 
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Austin Dougherty Arts Center Outreach and Engagement VISTA

Program Start/End Date
12/06/2021  -   12/05/2022

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
College graduate

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations TEXAS  

Accepting Applications
From  10/25/2021  To  12/06/2021 

Contact Chad Walters
6800 Burleson Rd
Austin   TX   78744

Listing ID 104146