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826DC Volunteer Engagement Specialist
This position is part of the 826 National Network VISTA Program and is located at 826DC in Washington, D.C. 826DC is a nonprofit organization that focuses on encouraging the exploration of endless possibility through the power of writing. Our mission is to empower students with the skills to write their own paths forward, undefined by circumstance, and to support new and exciting approaches to writing and inspire student engagement. We offer a variety of inventive programs that provide under-resourced students ages 6-18 with opportunities to explore their creativity and improve their writing skills including: After-School Tutoring, Field Trips, Workshops, the Writers’ Room, and In-Schools programs.
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Member Duties : The 826DC Volunteer Engagement Specialist will implement and grow our Volunteer program in order to ensure individualized attention (i.e., low student to volunteer ratios) for youth programs. Activities will include researching and assessing volunteer program processes, creating and continually editing 826DC’s Volunteer database user manual, design and lead volunteer info sessions.
Program Benefits : Relocation Allowance ,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend ,  Training ,  Childcare assistance if eligible ,  Living Allowance ,  Health Coverage* . 
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Terms :
Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Community Outreach ,  Education ,  Children/Youth . 
Skills :
Youth Development ,  Teaching/Tutoring ,  General Skills ,  Communications ,  Writing/Editing ,  Team Work ,  Non-Profit Management ,  Recruitment ,  Community Organization ,  Education . 
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Program Type:
AmeriCorps VISTA

826DC Volunteer Engagement Specialist

Program Start/End Date
08/03/2020  -   08/02/2021

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
High school diploma/GED

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  None

Program Locations DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA   Washington/Baltimore  


Accepting Applications
From  05/05/2020  To  07/07/2020 

Contact Andrea Nelson
3333 14th St NW
Washington   DC   20010
AmeriCorps VISTA

Listing ID 95999