Job Opportunities

Community Liaison AmeriCorps VISTA

The AmeriCorps VISTA member will strengthen important ties with community members that Americana serves and partner organizations through outreach. The VISTA member will conduct regular meetings with community leaders to assess program effectiveness, community needs, and education opportunities. This information will be used to guide the direction of future programming. The VISTA member will also work to strengthen Americana’s volunteer and mentoring programs through outreach, training, and create a social media campaign focused on community awareness.
Program Benefits: Health Coverage*,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend,  Training,  Relocation Allowance,  Housing,  Living Allowance,  Childcare assistance if eligible
 *For details about AmeriCorps VISTA healthcare benefits, please visit http://www.vistacampus.gov/healthcare
 Required Qualifications:  College Graduate, Experience Working with Diverse Populations, Demonstrated Commitment to Volunteering/Service
Preferred Skills:  General Skills,  Team Work,  Community Organization,  Recruitment,  Education,  Communications,  Leadership
Accepting applications through 11/30/2017. Apply today through the MyAmeriCorps portal: https://my.americorps.gov/mp/listing/viewListing.do?id=76744&fromSearch=true.
 Questions? Contact Sarah Flarsheim, sarah@americanacc.org or (502)366-7813.

Family and Youth Programs AmeriCorps VISTA

The AmeriCorps member will work to develop programs focused on the College and Career Readiness initiative for low-income, at-risk, refugee and immigrant teenage youth enrolled in youth programs. The AmeriCorps member will also work to foster community and parental engagement in after-school programming through outreach and trainings, as well as developing a high school to college mentoring program. As a result of these programs, Americana hopes to make education and career readiness a family-centric activity with strong community support.
Program Benefits: Health Coverage*,  Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend,  Training,  Relocation Allowance,  Housing,  Living Allowance,  Childcare assistance if eligible
 *For details about AmeriCorps VISTA healthcare benefits, please visit http://www.vistacampus.gov/healthcare
 Required Qualifications:  College Graduate, Experience Working with Diverse Populations, Experience Working with Youth, Demonstrated Commitment to Volunteering/Service
Preferred Skills:  Leadership,  Non-Profit Management,  Teaching/Tutoring,  Public Speaking,  Team Work,  Communications,  Community Organization,  Youth Development,  Writing/Editing,  Recruitment,  Education,  General Skills
Accepting applications through 11/30/2017. Apply today through the MyAmeriCorps portal: https://my.americorps.gov/mp/listing/viewListing.do?id=76745&fromSearch=true
 Questions? Contact Sarah Flarsheim, sarah@americanacc.org or (502)366-7813.