Americorps VISTA Positions Available in DC!

Laura Alexander – March 28th, 2017

Two sets of VISTA positions are available, with deadlines during the month of April. See below for details:
 
George Washington University is recruiting now for VISTA positions building university-school-community partnerships to start in July 2017
 
*What is the GW/DCPS VISTA Program?*
 
A partnership between The George Washington University and DC Public Schools (DCPS) that places AmeriCorps VISTA members in Title I schools throughout the city or in DCPS Central Office. Our VISTA members serve as School-Community Liaisons for one year and leverage resources, build capacity, and create sustainable infrastructures in three key areas:
 
*• Partner Recruitment, Development, and Evaluation*
*• Parent/Family and Community Outreach*
*• Developing opportunities to engage George Washington University*
 
*Do I qualify for this VISTA position?*
 
Bachelor's Degree preferred
US Citizen
Proficient in English
Available for a full time commitment
 
*What are the benefits?*
 
Education award upon successful completion of service
Living Allowance
Relocation Allowance
Health Coverage
Professional Development and Training
DC Public School network connections and ID as well as The George
Washington's network connections and ID
 
*How do I apply?*
 
*Click on the links below to find out more about each description. The 2017-2018 cohort hiring deadline is June 5th and the start data is July 24th. The last day of service will be July 23, 2018.*
 
School Partnerships VISTA with DC Public School Office of Family and Public Engagement:
https://my.americorps.gov/mp/listing/viewListing.do?id=64677&fromSearch=true
 
VISTA Leader
https://my.americorps.gov/mp/listing/viewListing.do?id=58227&fromSearch=true
*Must have done another year of AmeriCorps service prior to applying
 
Evaluation & Data VISTA for DC Public School Office of Out of School Time
https://my.americorps.gov/mp/listing/viewListing.do?id=58226&fromSearch=true
 
Training & Communications VISTA for DC Public School Office of Out of School Time
https://my.americorps.gov/mp/listing/viewListing.do?id=58210&fromSearch=true
 
School-Community VISTA Liaison for DC Public Schools (6-9 positions open at K-8 DC Public Schools)
https://my.americorps.gov/mp/listing/viewListing.do?id=
58208&fromSearch=true​​
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Now Recruiting for the 2017-2018 Maryland-DC Campus Compact AmeriCorps VISTA Cohort
 
The Maryland-DC Campus Compact (MDCCC) is a non-profit membership association of public, private, 2- and 4-year colleges and universities. MDCCC provides leadership to colleges and universities in Maryland and Washington, D.C. by advocating, supporting, and encouraging institutional participation in academic and co-curricular based public service and civic engagement programs.
 
See our available AmeriCorps VISTA positions and links to apply here: 2017-2018
Abstracts <https://www.mdccc.org/americorps/vista/abstracts-17-18.html>.
 
Please forward this information to graduating seniors, alumni, or anyone else you know who may be interested.
 
For more information contact:
Karin Abma, MDCCC VISTA and Communications Coordinator: abma@mdccc.org
Nick Seitler, MDCCC AmeriCorps VISTA Leader: seitler@mdccc.org