The Governor's Office of Youth, Faith and Family (GOYFF) works to create a safe, healthy and bright future for all Arizona as envisioned by Governor Doug Ducey. The GOYFF VISTA Leader oversees 17 VISTA Member projects by fostering a support system among VISTAs and their supervisors to build capacity for programs related to Substance Abuse, Domestic Violence, Veteran poverty, volunteer engagement, trauma informed care, tribal relations, and foster youth transition.
The GOYFF VISTA Leader recruits VISTAs, coordinates regular checks in with members and site supervisors, collects and monitors member progress in compliance with the VISTA Assignment Description, and promotes awareness of the GOYFF Bright Futures Program. The VISTA Leader assignment would be best served by someone with excellent interpersonal skills, a background or interest in project management, and professional training programs. The program will review applications starting Sep.t 17, 2018 through Oct. 17 and will select the candidate by Oct. 23, 2018.
To qualify as a VISTA Leader, you must have already served for one year with AmeriCorps, VISTA, NCCC or the Peace Corps. If you do not meet this pre-requisite, you will not be considered for the VISTA Leader position.
Permits working at another job during off hours , Car recommended , Uniforms provided and required , Permits attendance at school during off hours . Service Areas :
Education , Community Outreach , Community and Economic Development . Skills :
Facilitation , Public Health , Counseling , Non-Profit Management , Recruitment , Leadership , Communications , Social Services , Public Speaking , General Skills , Fund raising/Grant Writing , Writing/Editing , Community Organization , Computers/Technology , Team Work , Veterans , Education , Conflict Resolution , Youth Development , Teaching/Tutoring.