C2C AmeriCorps VISTA Position Description
Do you love working with college students of all ages (traditional and non-traditional)? Does the thought of helping college students succeed in obtaining their credentials excite you? Join an elite team of AmeriCorps VISTA (Volunteers in Service to America) members serving across Ohio at institutions of higher education to help eliminate barriers that some students encounter during their first year of college.
Organization and Position Overview
This is a full-time AmeriCorps VISTA position sponsored by Ohio Campus Compact . Working through the higher education institution office, you will train a cadre of Peer Advocates to mentor students through barriers typically experienced by underserved college students by implementing and institutionalizing the Connect2Complete (C2C) Program.
The following benefits apply for all AmeriCorps VISTA members. If you have additional benefits such as providing a parking pass or housing or meal stipend, please list at the bottom of this section. In addition, please note that VISTAs receive a living allowance, not a salary or hourly wage.
*VISTAs fight poverty.
*VISTAs commit to a year of full time service.
*VISTAs work with their sponsoring agency to bring communities and individuals out of poverty.
To apply, please submit an AmeriCorps*VISTA application online at www.americorps.gov (program name: ohio campus compact)
*IMPORTANT* – You must indicate your interest in Ohio Campus Compact, and select the campus where you are interested in serving your service year.