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Rutgers The Collaborative Center's 0-21 Cradle to College In
About Rutgers’ Collaborative 0-21 Cradle to College Initiative Rutgers The Collaborative Center for Service and Research 0-21 Cradle to College Initiative supports community and school-based efforts to improve New Brunswick student achievement. Participating in the initiative are Rutgers academic departments and faculty, local nonprofits, public school teachers and administrators, community colleges, and the community itself. This is a New Jersey Campus Compact Statewide Collective Impact AmeriCorps VISTA Project. With our college and university partners, New Jersey Campus Compact is building a cohort of AmeriCorps VISTA members to support the anti-poverty work of 14 large-scale, cross-sector organizations focused on increasing education, economic opportunity, and healthy futures in NJ’s underserved urban areas. We seek a qualified, civic-minded individual to be the AmeriCorps VISTA serving at Rutgers The Collaborative’s 0-21 Cradle to College Initiative.
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Member Duties : As a New Jersey Campus Compact AmeriCorps VISTA based at Rutgers The Collaborative Center, you will be an integral team member serving with senior staff, faculty, nonprofits, educators, and Rutgers volunteers to support the 0-21 Initiative’s efforts to increase student achievement. You will research, develop, and coordinate: 1. Research and develop toolkits that would help underrepresented and marginalized students succeed. 2. Alliances with nonprofits, RU student organizations, and academic departments to meet students’ needs 3. Update Organizational infrastructure - charts, listservs, workflows 4. Research and present grant funding opportunities to sustain the collaborative’s initiatives 5. Improve volunteer recruitment, management, and tracking system of Rutgers student volunteers
Program Benefits : Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Training ,  Living Allowance ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Health Coverage* ,  Work with Rutgers University Executives . 
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Terms :
Car recommended ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours ,  Permits working at another job during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Community and Economic Development ,  Children/Youth ,  Community Outreach ,  Education . 
Skills :
Writing/Editing ,  Recruitment ,  Communications ,  Public Speaking ,  Fund raising/Grant Writing ,  Computers/Technology ,  Community Organization ,  Education ,  Leadership ,  Cultural competency . 
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AmeriCorps VISTA

Rutgers The Collaborative Center's 0-21 Cradle to College In

Program Start/End Date
08/25/2017  -   08/26/2018

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
Some college

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations NEW JERSEY   New York City (inc. Long Island CT NJ NY)  


Accepting Applications
From  05/17/2017  To  08/11/2017 

Contact Justin Lesko
Rutgers U New Brunswick - Collaborative
Piscataway   NJ   08854
AmeriCorps VISTA

Listing ID 61644