Skip Navigation and Go Directly to Page ContentAmeriCorps Website Home Page
 
 
 

FONT SIZE:  Default  |  Large

spacer
spacer
spacer
 

HandsOn VISTA - City of Phoenix Neighborhood Servcies
 
 
 
PLEASE NOTE THAT APPLICATIONS TO THIS POSITION ARE BEING CONSIDERED ON AN ONGOING AND ROLLING BASIS. PLEASE APPLY AS SOON AS POSSIBLE FOR BEST CONSIDERATION. VISIT https://www.handsonphoenix.org/beaVISTA FOR MORE INFORMATION. AS LONG AS THE “APPLY” BUTTON IS ACTIVE YOU CAN ASSUME THE POSITION IS STILL OPEN. Serve with the City of Phoenix as a part of the HandsOn VISTA Team! ABOUT THE SITE AND THE ROLE: See ‘Members Duties’ section below. ABOUT HandsOn Greater Phoenix: For nearly 30 years, HandsOn Greater Phoenix has worked with nonprofits, Title I schools, neighborhood associations and government entities to assess and meet the volunteer needs of the Greater Phoenix area. The HandsOn VISTA program supports 20 VISTA members at multiple placement sites across the valley. Our VISTA members enable our community service partners to expand capacity and build lasting infrastructure by creating the processes and tools needed to effectively access and utilize valuable resources. HandsOn VISTA members will improve their own capacity for leading communities during and beyond their terms of service by developing their knowledge, skills, and abilities related to volunteer mobilization, civic engagement, and other areas. In addition to the site-specific work of the individual role all of our VISTA members: participate in 2 AmeriCorps National Days of Service, lead projects at 2 HandsOn community service days, attend monthly VISTA team trainings with the other HandsOn VISTA members, and lead a monthly community volunteering opportunity.
 
Further help on this page can be found by clicking here.


Please note:
This listing is currently not accepting applications.


Member Duties : Join the City of Phoenix Neighborhood Services team to recruit high school students to make an impact in their own community! In this role you will help design a pilot program that aims to create working relationships with all 23 schools within Phoenix Union, getting their students involved in community projects. The Neighborhood Services team works to preserve, enhance and engage phoenix neighborhoods and in this role, you will have the opportunity to conduct research, develop programing materials, pitch ideas, and develop volunteer projects. You’ll gain valuable experience of how a city government operates and build professional connections. The successful applicant should have strong communication and organization skills. Helpful but not required: Spanish speaking, knowledge of the local school system, experience with youth volunteerism - even as a participant.
 
Program Benefits : Health Coverage* ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Living Allowance ,  Relocation Allowance ,  $100 per/Qt grocery card ,  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 :
Neighborhood Revitalization ,  Community Outreach ,  Children/Youth . 
 
Skills :
Communications ,  Community Organization ,  Writing/Editing ,  Education . 
 
 
Refine Search
 
 
SUMMARY
Program Type:
AmeriCorps VISTA

Program
HandsOn VISTA - City of Phoenix Neighborhood Servcies

Program Start/End Date
01/17/2023  -   01/16/2024

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
College graduate

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations ARIZONA   Phoenix/Mesa  

Languages
Spanish helpful

Accepting Applications
From  07/08/2022  To  11/17/2022 

Contact Becca Mueller
1125 E Southern Ave
Mesa   AZ   85204
623-223-9252
VISTAleader@handsonphoenix.org
handsonphoenix.org/beaVISTA

Listing ID 112508


spacer
       
  HOME