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School Partnerships VISTA for DC Public Schools
With a strong record of developing reciprocal, respectful, active, and democratic partnerships, George Washington University (GWU) in downtown Washington DC is seeking a VISTA to serve as a School Partnerships VISTA in the District of Columbia Public Schools (DCPS). The VISTA will increase the capacity of the DCPS Connected Schools Initiative through the creation of new tools. Specifically, the VISTA will support the launch of a new data system for the Connected Schools Initiative, as well as develop communication campaigns using various mediums, including social media. We are seeking candidates who excel in relationship-building and have strong project management and communication skills. Key attributes of a successful School Partnerships VISTA for DCPS include: • Ability to work independently, take initiative, and achieve goals • Knowledge and experience with data collection and data collection tools • Ability to help others use databases and data collection tools • Strong written and verbal communication skills • Experience with social media and designing brochures and graphics
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Member Duties : The VISTA will increase the capacity of the DCPS Connected Schools Initiative through new research, identification of best practices, and creation of new tools. • Develop materials and training tools for the launch of the Connected Schools database • Create systems for quarterly data collection and support for users • Develop communication strategies using various mediums, including social media campaigns • Create communication materials, such as flyers, one pagers, and infographics • Improve capacity to gather data, assess program quality and report information about Connected Schools • Increase awareness of Connected School programs among students, families, and broader school communities • Increase financial, human, and in-kind resources as well as strengthened infrastructure to meet student needs
Program Benefits : Health Coverage* ,  Living Allowance ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Training ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Education award upon successful completion of service . 
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Terms :
Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Health ,  Community and Economic Development ,  Community Outreach ,  Children/Youth ,  Neighborhood Revitalization ,  Education . 
Skills :
Team Work ,  Communications ,  Community Organization ,  Social Services ,  Fund raising/Grant Writing ,  Youth Development ,  Leadership ,  Non-Profit Management ,  General Skills ,  Recruitment ,  Writing/Editing ,  Computers/Technology ,  Education ,  Teaching/Tutoring . 
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School Partnerships VISTA for DC Public Schools

Program Start/End Date
07/18/2022  -   07/17/2023

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
College graduate

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA   Washington/Baltimore  


Accepting Applications
From  04/10/2022  To  06/10/2022 

Contact Charity Eddleman
2300 H St NW
Washington   DC   20037

Listing ID 64677