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SDSU Extension VISTA Leader
 
 
 
The VISTA Leader is part of a unique, positive, statewide team at South Dakota State University Extension. Whether leading training sessions, facilitating team-building activities or mentoring one-on-one, you ensure that the National Service team members are equipped with the skills and resources needed for the challenges that face them. Support the 9 member VISTA team engaged in service throughout the state of South Dakota. VISTA Leader will conduct site visits, recruit members, organize/facilitate trainings for members and partner site supervisors, support project planning and professional development, distribute accessible and appropriate resources, track activity and success stories, generate reports, collaborate with other South Dakota Leaders to foster statewide community/national service spirit, recruit new partner host sites, assist in troubleshooting, offer mentorship. Will learn about state institution policies and Native American culture. Will be involved with local conferences, working groups, trainings. Will network with South Dakota professionals and agencies to promote partnerships, resources and new opportunities. Ultimately, the VISTA Leader will play a vital role in ensuring that VISTA members have a meaningful and impactful service year. NOTICE: YOU MUST HAVE SUCCESSFULLY COMPLETED ONE YEAR OF VISTA, AMERICORPS, NCCC, OR PEACE CORPS SERVICE TO APPLY FOR THIS POSITION. Interviews happen on a rolling basis. Apply today!
 
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Member Duties : The VISTA Leader will enhance South Dakota State University Extension AmeriCorps VISTA project success by supporting recruitment and selection of high quality VISTAs; develop and conduct orientation and training to equip VISTAs with knowledge and skills related to the project. Enhance VISTA project and member effectiveness by facilitating the VISTA team, support team members in their work, provide training, collect data, monitor member monthly reports. Enhance VISTA project stability and sustainability.
 
Program Benefits : Living Allowance ,  Education award upon successful completion of service ,  Training ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Health Coverage* . 
 
 
*For details about AmeriCorps VISTA healthcare benefits, please visit http://www.vistacampus.gov/healthcare
 
Terms :
Permits attendance at school during off hours ,  Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Car recommended . 
 
Service Areas :
Health ,  Children/Youth ,  Tribal ,  Education ,  Community Outreach . 
 
Skills :
Public Speaking ,  Communications ,  Writing/Editing ,  Team Work ,  Leadership ,  Community Organization . 
 
 
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SUMMARY
Program Type:
AmeriCorps VISTA Leaders

Program
SDSU Extension VISTA Leader

Program Start/End Date
10/28/2019  -   10/26/2020

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
Some college

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations SOUTH DAKOTA  

Accepting Applications
From  08/26/2019  To  10/17/2019 

Contact Aimee Ladonski
2001 E 8th St
Sioux Falls   SD   57103
605-782-3290
aimee.ladonski@sdstate.edu
 
AmeriCorps VISTA

Listing ID 74163


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