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Age-Friendly Austin Community Engagement Specialist VISTA
The City of Austin AmeriCorps VISTA Program works with City departments and local nonprofits to build capaciy, 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 Program work in such diverse fields as education, health, waste reduction, and housing to cover the myriad ways poverty affects these neighborhoods and communities.
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This listing is currently not accepting applications.

Member Duties : Create policies and procedures to improve the effectiveness and sustainability of the Communication and Community Engagement Plan. Review existing policies and procedures related to Age-Friendly Austin's Communication and Community Engagement Plan. Review community feedback to be incorporated into a revised Plan. Create a more-inclusive and wider reaching version of the Plan. Identify and strengthen community partnerships, with emphasis on building capacity within historically black, hispanic, and Asian/Pacific Islander neighborhoods, as well as low-income communities in eight targeted ZIP codes. Review and assess community resources for areas of growth and partnership potential. Develop an age-friendly community toolkit to strengthen and enhance a better understanding of the Age-Friendly Program. Complete an evaluation of the Age-Friendly Action Plan and related program efforts to ensure benchmarks and metrics align with the City of Austin's Strategic Direction 2023 Plan.
Program Benefits : Training ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Living Allowance ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Health Coverage* . 
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Terms :
Car recommended ,  Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Community Outreach ,  Community and Economic Development ,  Elder Care . 
Skills :
Community Organization ,  Communications ,  Team Work ,  Leadership ,  Writing/Editing ,  Public Speaking ,  General Skills . 
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Age-Friendly Austin Community Engagement Specialist VISTA

Program Start/End Date
01/17/2023  -   01/16/2024

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
College graduate

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations TEXAS  

Accepting Applications
From  08/22/2022  To  12/23/2022 

Contact Chad Walters
6800 Burleson Road
Austin   TX   78744

Listing ID 114388