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Literacy Volunteers of Wayne County–Digital Literacy (LitMN)
 
 
 
The pandemic has shown that digital skills and access are more vital than ever as those without were left further behind in education, work and society. As a Digital Literacy Leader, you will help create and expand programs to provide Digital Literacy in our rural community. In the process you will exercise leadership, build professional skills and gain work experience. Most importantly, you will establish a program that will make a difference in the lives of others long into the future. Strong digital skills are a must, but so is the ability to simplify complex ideas to the level of a new learner. The mission of Literacy Volunteers of Wayne County is to change lives through literacy! We do this through a variety of activities that provide opportunities for adults to learn, encourage reading in the community, and help children succeed in school. Programs include Adult Tutoring, school-based family-focused reading enrichment, and free book programs. Our multi-layered approach reaches over 2,000 children and adults annually. Through your investment in National Service you can join us in having a significant long-term impact on our community. *ADDITIONAL BENEFITS: Hybrid (in-person and teleservice) work environment; Work laptop and wifi provided; mileage reimbursement; networking and career exploration through a uniquely strong partnership of agencies, schools, and government departments. Become a key member of a dynamic, growing agency making a difference in our community. You can have a significant long-term impact on our mission of changing lives through literacy!
 
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This listing is currently not accepting applications.


Member Duties : As a Digital Literacy Leader, you will help create and expand programs to provide Digital Literacy in our rural community. Your role will be to design activities that build on best practices from across the country. You will network with digital equity groups and other agencies in our region to identify needs; develop systems to recruit and train volunteers; and identify funding and other resources to make these programs sustainable. These activities will culminate in a written Digital Literacy Program Plan that will guide the program into the future. *Position is part of the Literacy Leadership AmeriCorps VISTA program of Literacy Minnesota (LitMN). Literacy Minnesota fosters an organizational culture that is welcoming and inclusive to all. Applications reviewed on rolling basis until filled. Alternate start dates may be available. More info: https://www.literacymn.org/americorps-vista
 
Program Benefits : Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Education award upon successful completion of service ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Training ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Living Allowance ,  Hybrid, laptop provided, networking. ,  Health Coverage* . 
 
 
*For details about AmeriCorps VISTA healthcare benefits, please visit https://americorps.gov/members-volunteers/vista/benefits.
 
Terms :
Car recommended ,  Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours . 
 
Service Areas :
Education ,  Technology . 
 
Skills :
General Skills ,  Recruitment ,  Education ,  Teaching/Tutoring ,  Computers/Technology ,  Fund raising/Grant Writing ,  Communications ,  Writing/Editing . 
 
 
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SUMMARY
Program Type:
AmeriCorps VISTA

Program
Literacy Volunteers of Wayne County–Digital Literacy (LitMN)

Program Start/End Date
07/15/2024  -   07/14/2025

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
Associates degree (AA)

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations NEW YORK  

Languages
English

Accepting Applications
From  05/06/2024  To  05/14/2024 

Contact Christopher Edgar
12 Canal Street
Lyons   NY   14489
315-529-6086
chris.edgar@lvwayne.org
lvwayne.org

Listing ID 117483


       

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