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City of Lancaster, Mayor's Office Language Access VISTA
The Language Access Team manages and develops language resources to ensure that communications efforts address language barriers and reach the linguistically and culturally diverse neighborhoods across the city. The VISTA assignment is to: improve delivery of language services, develop volunteer language bank, develop and launch a Language Access dashboard. • 18 years old • US Citizens, nationals, or legal residents • Successfully complete a criminal background check. • VISTA is a full-time commitment • Political advocacy, organizing or demonstrating while on VISTA duty, or while perceived to be on duty, is prohibited • Permits part-time employment and attendance at school during off hour
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This listing is currently not accepting applications.

Member Duties : The Language Access (LA) VISTA will serve as a program coordinator in identifying key language access tools, develop and implement training programs and review policies and draft communications guidelines. In addition, LA VISTA will develop a community volunteer bank of translators and track metrics for the program. LA VISTA will also work directly with Language Services Coordinator in identifying bi-lingual city staff in order to develop and internal working group focused on improving language access. The LA VISTA will oversee and plan with the Mayor's office of communications all WELCOMING WEEK (September) activities.
Program Benefits : Training ,  Living Allowance ,  cell phone, laptops, local trans pass ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Health Coverage* . 
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Terms :
Permits attendance at school during off hours ,  Permits working at another job during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Community and Economic Development ,  Technology ,  Community Outreach . 
Skills :
Communications ,  Community Organization ,  Teaching/Tutoring . 
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City of Lancaster, Mayor's Office Language Access VISTA

Program Start/End Date
04/01/2022  -   04/01/2023

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
College graduate

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations PENNSYLVANIA  

Accepting Applications
From  10/18/2021  To  09/01/2023 

Contact Gabrielle Buzgo
120 N Duke Street
LANCASTER   PA   17608

Listing ID 107831


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