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Communities In Schools of CTX Basic Needs VISTA,OneStar
Are you a looking for an exciting opportunity to serve in a strategic role that will benefit low-income youth and their families? If so, Communities In Schools of Central Texas would love to meet you! The Communities In Schools Basic Needs VISTA will manage important basic needs initiatives and partnerships, while piloting a new tool with regional staff, and building key program infrastructure for a future Client Basic Needs Program. Gain experience in a high-performing nonprofit serving thousands of inspiring, low-income youth. Gain experience using advanced collaboration tools in Microsoft Teams, Microsoft Forms and other software. Conduct program evaluation, and design processes, procedures and materials that will support an expanded Client Basic Needs Program. Collaborate with a diverse set of stakeholders: nonprofit community partners, local employers, as well as CIS’ volunteer & development department leadership, youth social services staff and our inspiring clients. Live in sunny Austin, Texas! If you thrive on getting things done are detail-oriented, strategic and have excellent communication and collaboration skills, we can teach you the rest. Your work will lay the foundation for a program that will support young people and their families for years to come. Please note that this role requires a reliable vehicle that can transport basic needs items, and the ability to lift up to 25 lbs.
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Member Duties : The Basic Needs VISTA will create important processes, materials, tools and partnerships that compose the future of CIS' basic needs program. The VISTA will also be responsible for consolidating, improving and documenting program processes, building & maintaining new tools that share available resources with staff, and running basic needs initiatives & drives that staff will use for clients' benefit.
Program Benefits : Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Health Coverage* ,  Training ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Living Allowance . 
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Terms :
Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Car recommended . 
Service Areas :
Community Outreach ,  Disaster Relief ,  Education ,  Hunger ,  Children/Youth . 
Skills :
Writing/Editing ,  Community Organization ,  Computers/Technology ,  General Skills ,  Communications ,  Team Work ,  Social Services ,  Leadership . 
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Communities In Schools of CTX Basic Needs VISTA,OneStar

Program Start/End Date
08/31/2020  -   08/30/2021

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
College graduate

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations TEXAS  

Accepting Applications
From  07/23/2020  To  08/07/2020 

Contact Lindsay Razzaz
3000 S Interstate 35
Austin   TX   78704
AmeriCorps VISTA

Listing ID 98079