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Campus Compact VISTA- National Louis University
The VISTA will help establish a program for NLU students to serve in a volunteer tutor/mentoring capacity for low-income youth in after-school programs in underserved Chicago neighborhoods. The VISTA will work to develop relationships with community organizations that serve this population and will build a system for NLU students to become involved with K12 youth in those organizations. The biweekly living allowance for this position is $542.22. In addition to the benefits listed above, the host site will provide access to professional development opportunities. The AmeriCorps VISTA serving at National Louis University will be part of a dynamic, motivated corps. Serving as a part of the Campus Compact VISTA corps provides VISTAs the chance to connect with corps members throughout multiple states, to create a network of support, and to share resources. Campus Compact supports the professional and personal growth of VISTA members through a variety of professional development opportunities and in-person trainings throughout their service year.
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Member Duties : The VISTA will coordinate with NLU student volunteers by implementing activities associated with connecting and matching college students to serve as tutors/mentors to k12 youth at 3-5 community organizations. The VISTA will develop relationships with the community partners and will develop a sustainable process for recruiting and placing NLU volunteers to serve in a tutoring/mentoring capacity to low-income youth in Chicago. The VISTA will provide formative assessment of NLU tutors and will research best practices for creating and sustaining a tutoring program between low-income k12 youth and college students.
Program Benefits : Stipend ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Education award upon successful completion of service ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Living Allowance ,  Training ,  Relocation Allowance ,  Health Coverage* . 
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Terms :
Permits attendance at school during off hours ,  Permits working at another job during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Education ,  Children/Youth ,  Community and Economic Development ,  Community Outreach . 
Skills :
Teaching/Tutoring ,  Education ,  General Skills ,  Recruitment ,  Communications ,  Youth Development ,  Community Organization ,  Leadership . 
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AmeriCorps VISTA

Campus Compact VISTA- National Louis University

Program Start/End Date
08/19/2019  -   08/17/2020

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
College graduate

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations ILLINOIS   Chicago  


Accepting Applications
From  04/15/2019  To  07/22/2019 

Contact Ryan Bartlemay
122 S Michigan Ave
Chicago   IL   60603

Listing ID 88230