VISTA Leader Needed at Single Stop USA

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Founded in 2007, Single Stop harnesses America's most effective anti-poverty tools to create economic mobility for low-income families and individuals. By utilizing technology to create maximum impact at over 100 sites across 9 states, Single Stop has connected 1 million households with nearly $3 billion in resources and support. We partner with local organizations and institutions that serve low-income families to provide wraparound services and ensure their clients leverage all the major anti-poverty resources available. Our commitment to assist low income families in one place at one time has been esteemed by other leaders in the field. Helping us to achieve two White House Social Innovation Fund Awards, acclaim as one of the New York Times' "Big Ideas in Social Change", and making Fast Company’s 2015 list of "The World’s Top Ten Most Innovative Companies in Social Good." The ideal candidate is detailed oriented, highly organized, and comfortable with developing and coordinating communications and facilitating problem solving. It is an excellent opportunity for an entry-level person with an interest in working in the nonprofit sector to develop an understanding of how programs are supported to achieve a poverty-fighting mission.

Member Duties:

  • Assess the current state of Single Stop’s education program.
  • Develop plan for outreach and recruitment of sub-site VISTAs at Single Stop partner colleges and universities.
  • Develop standardized curriculum, materials, and plan for training sub-site VISTAs placed with Single Stop partner colleges and universities.
  • Recruit sub-site VISTAs.
  • Enhance the stability and sustainability of the VISTA project.

For more information about Single Stop, please visit our website at http://www.singlestopusa.org.

To apply, please submit an application via the listing at https://my.americorps.gov/mp/listing/viewListing.do;jsessionid=I8qVijDWg....