Campus Compact for Southern New England AmeriCorps VISTA

Americorps Worcester, MA
Campus Compact for Southern New England (CCSNE) is seeking a VISTA Leader to round out our team of three serving our cohort of 51 VISTA members in Massachusetts, Connecticut and Rhode Island. Campus Compact is a coalition of colleges and universities dedicated to advancing the public purposes of higher education. The CCSNE VISTA corp members are placed on college campuses, schools and non-profit host sites to build capacity to improve educational outcomes and equity for youth and students living in poverty. CCSNE VISTA members build capacity for education programs aligned with the Corporation for National Service education priorities in school readiness, K-12 school success, and college access and success. These programs range from tutoring and mentoring programs both in an out of school time, college awareness programming, college access programming and college success and retention programs for low-income students. Drawing on your previous AmeriCorps, VISTA or Peace Corps experience, you will be part of a team of three VISTA leaders and two staff members supporting the personal and professional development of our cohort of 51 members throughout their service year. The position is based in the CCSNE office in Worcester, Massachusetts and involves travel throughout Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island. Please note: You must have served a full term as either AmeriCorps Member, VISTA member or Peace Corps member to serve as a VISTA Leader.

Terms :

Car recommended , Permits attendance at school during off hours , Permits working at another job during off hours . Service Areas :

Education . Skills :

Leadership , Conflict Resolution , Public Speaking , Recruitment , Education , Team Work , Community Organization.