Website Vermont Council on Rural Development (VCRD)
Seeking an AmeriCorps VISTA to boost diverse and inclusive engagement in communities across Vermont as they identify and implement critical projects for the future. This position will work with the VCRD team to identify and carry out outreach strategies to build inclusive community process; identify strategies and protocols to meaningfully engage lower income and BIPOC community members; engage new volunteers and leaders as community projects are identified; identify and outline community development, policy and engagement trends; and support VCRD’s ongoing Community Visit and Community Leadership Network programs.
This full-time one-year position starts August 15, 2022. VISTA member will receive a living allowance of $15,000 for the year (pre-tax), and an education award of $6,345 (pre-tax) upon successful completion of service. Other benefits include health insurance, federal school loan deferment or forbearance, and various training and networking opportunities.
The position is located at the VCRD office in Montpelier Vermont and remote, and will also include offsite activities and meetings in communities across the state.
To learn more about VCRD, visit: https://vtrural.org.
To learn more about the Americorps VISTA program and application process visit: https://servtvista.wixsite.com/vista.
TO APPLY, visit: https://my.americorps.gov/mp/listing/viewListing.do?fromSearch=true&id=111439. Applications accepted on a rolling basis until 7/20/22 or until position is filled so we encourage you to apply early!
To apply for this job please visit my.americorps.gov.