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AmeriCorps VISTA Volunteer Coordinator

Tallahassee, FL 32301
Full-time, Part-time
$8.96 - $11.62
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Requisition ID: req14359

Job Title: AmeriCorps VISTA Volunteer Coordinator

Sector: Social Work

Employment Category: Volunteer

Employment Type: Full-Time

Open to Expatriates: Yes

Location: Tallahassee, FL USA

Job Description

This is an AmeriCorps VISTA opportunity, which is a one-year (12-months) national service assignment, with a modest living allowance.


  • Manage, enhance, and grow the refugee mentoring/youth program to assist refugee youth and young adults. Recruited mentors will focus on improving reading skills and ESL proficiency.
  • Recruit, interview, and train community mentors and volunteers that will be working with refugee youth and young adults.
  • Work with IRC staff to establish a workgroup to assist with fundraising goals to support the refugee youth/mentoring program and to help refugee youth achieve academic success.
  • Program Benefits : Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend , Health Coverage* , Training , Relocation Allowance , Education award upon successful completion of service , Childcare assistance if eligible , Living Allowance . *For details about AmeriCorps VISTA healthcare benefits, please visit http://www.vistacampus.gov/healthcare.
  • Terms : Permits attendance at school during off hours , Car recommended , Permits working at another job during off hours .
  • Service Areas: Education.
  • Skills: Education, Public Speaking, Writing/Editing, Recruitment, Fund raising/Grant Writing, Leadership, Social Services, Team Work, Community Organization, Communications, Computers/Technology .
  • Job Type: Contract
  • Pay: $256.97 per week
  • Contract Renewal: Possible
  • Work Location: One location
  • Company's website: https://www.nationalservice.gov/programs/americorps
  • Work Remotely: Temporarily due to COVID-19
  • COVID-19 Precaution(s): Remote interview process


  • Education:
    Associate (Preferred)
  • License/Certification:
    Driver's License (Preferred)
Posting ID: 622143685Posted: 2021-06-20Job Title: Volunteer Coordinator