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ServiceWorks Recruitment & Outreach (Volunteer Houston)
ServiceWorks Recruitment & Outreach Leaders (Houston, TX) Member Duties : *Engage in community meetings to meet community leaders and residents, understand community priorities and develop relationships. *Conduct community asset mapping. *Conduct recruitment efforts in the community to engage young adults and volunteers - specifically success coaches, trainers, and subject matter experts - to participate in the program. Establish or work with an existing advisory council consisting of service beneficiaries to guide the program's approach, outreach efforts, and supplemental programs. Utilize community mapping results to engage volunteers and clients.*Equip local volunteers and staff to lead program beyond duration of VISTA placement. *Assess and track relevant data - outputs and outcomes.* Submit monthly reports and great stories. *Provide ongoing support to young adults, particularly on service projects.*Engage in National Days of Service including MLK Day of Service and National AmeriCorps Week.
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Member Duties : *Create an asset map by interviewing teachers, the principal and neighborhood residents.*Development and Implementation of local before and after school programs.*Coordinate with school staff and Advisory Council to develop one new, sustainable volunteer program that will benefit the students or parents at each of the four schools.* Design volunteer programming in areas such as homework help, math, literacy adult education and revitalization, to meet the needs of the students identified during the needs assessment process.*Recruit local resident and regular volunteers to participate in school projects.*Keep other Program Managers informed and involved in the work at the four schools for a smooth transition when the VISTA member departs from the site.*Attend school meetings and develop and cultivate relationships with key stakeholders.*Work with school site to ensure strong, consistent partnership.*Assessment and tracking of relevant data – outputs and outcomes.
Program Benefits : Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Health Coverage* ,  Living Allowance . 
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Terms :
Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Education ,  Community and Economic Development ,  Community Outreach ,  Children/Youth . 
Skills :
Youth Development ,  Recruitment ,  Community Organization ,  Public Speaking ,  Conflict Resolution . 
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AmeriCorps VISTA

ServiceWorks Recruitment & Outreach (Volunteer Houston)

Program Start/End Date
10/31/2016  -   10/30/2017

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
Some college

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations TEXAS   Houston/Galveston  


Accepting Applications
From  05/01/2016  To  11/30/2016 

Contact Luis Rivas
12425 Chimney Rock Rd
Houston   TX   77035
AmeriCorps VISTA

Listing ID 67665