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Associate, VISTA Horizons Student Enrichment Program - DCD
This is an AmeriCorps VISTA position and the individual will work directly with the Executive Director of the Horizons at DCD program for a full year of service. This is an opportunity for motivated, committed, and collaborative individuals who are passionate about making a difference and receiving beyond entry-level responsibilities. Because of this, the candidate should have a demonstrated interest in volunteer and community service as well as the desire to take on responsibilities that will challenge themselves and make an impact on the community. The VISTA will be provided with daily breakfast and lunch during the summer and academic year, except for school breaks and DCD days off. The VISTA will be reimbursed for all work related expenses and travel. The VISTA will attend the National Horizons Conference and VISTA retreat (cities TBD) and access professional development and networking opportunities.
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Member Duties : The AmeriCorps member will work directly with the Executive Director of Horizons. To increase the capacity of Horizons at DCD, the VISTA will be doing the following: - Implement creative strategies for fiscal sustainability: grant research/writing/reporting, event planning and donor cultivation/stewardship - Use data currently being collected to tell additional stories of our impact. - Facilitate best practice sharing among Horizons sites in the region through the use of centralized tracking systems, templates, and resources. - Research and seek opportunities for establishing collaborative relationships with complimentary service providers, associations, or organizations that align with Horizons at DCD work. - Develop centralized tracking systems and create a plan for increasing alumni engagement and tracking.
Program Benefits : Education award upon successful completion of service ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Living Allowance ,  Health Coverage* ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Training ,  Free lunch on school days . 
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Terms :
Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Community Outreach ,  Education ,  Community and Economic Development ,  Children/Youth . 
Skills :
Youth Development ,  Computers/Technology ,  Communications ,  Non-Profit Management ,  Fund raising/Grant Writing ,  General Skills ,  Education ,  Writing/Editing ,  Team Work . 
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Associate, VISTA Horizons Student Enrichment Program - DCD

Program Start/End Date
06/06/2022  -   06/05/2023

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
College graduate

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations MASSACHUSETTS   Boston  

Accepting Applications
From  01/27/2022  To  07/18/2022 

Contact Haris Kuljancic
90 Sandy Valley Rd
Dedham   MA   02026

Listing ID 93699