Dear Clark County Faith-Community,
We would be honored if you would pass along this job posting and opportunity to any candidate that you think would be a good fit for a shared-VISTA position at Encompass Connection Center and the Nehemiah Foundation.
Encompass Connection Center/Nehemiah Foundation VISTA Opportunity
Encompass Connection Center and the Nehemiah Foundation, both in Springfield, OH are seeking a qualified candidate for a VISTA position, potentially starting as early as April 1.
To learn more about Encompass Connection Center, visit www.encompasscc.org
To learn more about The Nehemiah Foundation, visit www.nehemiahfoundation.org
The AmeriCorps VISTA program is a unique opportunity for “Volunteers” to serve organizations that are serving at-risk populations, while also receiving a 1.) Living Allowance 2.) Money for College and Trade School 3.) Student Loan Deferment and Interest Forbearance 4.) Professional Development and 5.) A Vital Alumni Network. For more details, visit: www.americorps.gov/members-volunteers/your-benefits
VISTA JOB DESCRIPTION:
Members serving in the AmeriCorps VISTA program serve full-time for one-year terms. They build capacity in nonprofit organizations and public agencies to help them more effectively generate the commitment of private sector resources, encourage volunteer service at the local level and empower individuals and communities.
Encompass and Nehemiah are seeking a shared candidate (working roughly 20 hours with each agency) who is comfortable with both the administrative niche as well as the communications niche. This person will perform capacity-building admin tasks such as coordinating client communication, database management, development/fundraising, etc. as well as communications tasks such as community engagement, social media, marketing/promotions, etc. The job description and tasks can be modified somewhat in order to accommodate the strengths and passions of a qualified candidate.
STEP 1 – Apply to become an AmeriCorps VISTA
STEP 2 – Email a cover letter and resume to Ronda Nissley at Encompass Connection Center – firstname.lastname@example.org