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CYC Outreach Specialist
Colorado Youth for a Change (CYC) is a leader in the field of student reengagement and our mission is to solve the dropout crisis in Colorado. We have programming in 17 school districts, but this position would be located at our main office in Denver. The Outreach Specialist VISTAs will build program capacity by creating, enhancing, and implementing systems that will increase program outcomes pertaining to student recruitment and successful program completion. VISTAs will continue development and implementation of new program recruitment systems, and enhance online resource materials and manuals. We are looking for someone is/has: - Bilingual, Spanish speaking (preferred) - Recruitment/Outreach experience - Highly organized with strong attention to detail - Ability to sustain motivation in office environment - Ability to work as part of a diverse team - Task oriented and deadline driven CYC is a welcoming, inclusive organization that strives to be constantly learning and growing so that we can impact the educational path of as many Colorado students as possible. As a member of the team, you will be exposed to ongoing professional development and opportunities to network to assist in establishing connections for the end of your term. In addition to the benefits awarded you as a VISTA, you will receive a cell phone and laptop to use during your term of service. For the full position description and overview of our organization, visit our website: or reach out to Nick Conner, Program Manager, at
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Member Duties : Develop and implement a new program recruitment system: - Research and evaluate recruitment systems used by CYC and other national high-school reengagement programs. - Refine new systems to implement recruitment strategies and increase program outreach efficiencies. - Implement newly developed recruitment strategy. - Develop systems to replicate program components, such as manuals, tool kits, or written instructions. Support improvements of existing online recruitment tools - Supporting systems to improve: Mass Texting Service, Online Scheduling App, and database alignment. Additional capacity building activities: - Support the enhancement of online school information manual. - Support the development of online resource manual. - Enhance intervention tool-kit for the Reengagement program at CYC.
Program Benefits : Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Training ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Living Allowance ,  Stipend ,  Laptop & Cell Phone to use during term ,  Health Coverage* . 
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Terms :
Permits attendance at school during off hours ,  Permits working at another job during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Children/Youth ,  Education ,  Community Outreach . 
Skills :
Team Work ,  Community Organization ,  Communications ,  Writing/Editing ,  Recruitment ,  Computers/Technology ,  General Skills ,  Education . 
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AmeriCorps VISTA

CYC Outreach Specialist

Program Start/End Date
08/16/2021  -   08/15/2022

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
Some college

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations COLORADO  

Accepting Applications
From  04/08/2021  To  07/15/2021 

Contact Julia Hughes
2490 W 26th Ave
Denver   CO   80211
AmeriCorps VISTA

Listing ID 84064