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CITY OF MEMPHIS VISTA LEADER
 
 
 
We are seeking a former Peace Corps or AmeriCorps Alum who has displayed exceptional leadership skills, as well as passion for community service. This person will help lead a team of up to 10 VISTAs serving at multiple location within the Memphis Community. Our VISTA Leader will work closely with the City of Memphis VISTA Coordinator and VISTA members to ensure effective implementation of the poverty reduction initiatives our VISTA members will be assigned to perform. Our Leader will oversee data collection to be certain it is correct and done in a timely manner. A successful VISTA Leader must be a great communicator, dynamic trainer, and thoughtful advocate who seeks to ensure our VISTA Members get the most out of their year of service. As VISTA Leader, you will be expected to serve as the Subject Matter Expert (SME) regarding CNCS and VISTA Campus. This VISTA Leader assignment is an excellent opportunity for professional growth and to gain leadership and management experience.
 
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Member Duties : The VISTA Leader will help the City of Memphis to expand a successful program going into its fourth year. The VISTA Leader will serve as trainer, coach, mentor, and ambassador to VISTA Members and liaison between Members and Supervisors. The Leader will support recruiting, training, and tracking progress of VISTA Members as well as aiding with supervisor reporting duties. The Leader will be charged with keep open and active communication between Members and Supervisors, conducting site visits, monitoring the progress of Members’ assignments, and providing appropriate feedback. CRITICAL SKILLS: Team Leader | Project Manager | Organized | Coach | Positive Communicator | Strong Verbal and Written Communication Skills | Technological Skills
 
Program Benefits : Health Coverage* ,  Training ,  Living Allowance ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend . 
 
 
*For details about AmeriCorps VISTA healthcare benefits, please visit http://www.vistacampus.gov/healthcare
 
Terms :
Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours ,  Car recommended . 
 
Service Areas :
Community Outreach ,  Community and Economic Development ,  Technology ,  Ex-Offender Reentry ,  Entrepreneur/Business ,  Homelessness ,  Veterans ,  Children/Youth ,  Housing ,  Education . 
 
Skills :
Computers/Technology ,  Non-Profit Management ,  Fund raising/Grant Writing ,  Conflict Resolution ,  Teaching/Tutoring ,  Social Services ,  Public Speaking ,  Business/Entrepreneur ,  General Skills ,  Leadership ,  Counseling ,  Team Work ,  Recruitment ,  Veterans ,  Education ,  Communications ,  Writing/Editing ,  Community Organization ,  Youth Development . 
 
 
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SUMMARY
Program Type:
AmeriCorps VISTA Leaders

Program
CITY OF MEMPHIS VISTA LEADER

Program Start/End Date
07/01/2021  -   06/30/2022

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
Some college

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations TENNESSEE  

Accepting Applications
From  02/23/2021  To  08/01/2021 

Contact Charlotte Brown
125 N Main St
Memphis   TN   38103
901-636-6874
charlotte.brown@memphistn.gov
 
AmeriCorps VISTA

Listing ID 52898


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