Rural Action Sustainable Energy Solutions Vista

Americorps The Plains , OH 45780

Posted 2 months ago

Rural Action Sustainable Energy Solutions VISTA

The Sustainable Energy Solutions VISTA will join Rural Action staff and AmeriCorps at the Kuhre Center for Rural Renewal, 9030 Hocking Hills Drive, The Plains, Ohio, serving alongside the Sustainable Energy Solutions Program Director. Rural Action VISTA members serve in rural communities, so access to reliable transportation is a must.

Rural Action does not discriminate on the basis of race, creed, color, ethnicity, national origin, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender expression, age, height, weight, physical or mental ability, veteran status, military obligations, and marital status. Contact shannon@ruralaction.org for more information. After applying, VISTA applicants MUST complete additional steps, so be looking for more communication.

Thank you for your interest! Rural Action VISTA benefits include: --An annual living allowance of $12,490 --A Segal Education Award of $6,195 --An optional cash award of $1,800 in lieu of the Segal Education Award --1 full year of non-competitive status for Federal jobs after term completion --Healthcare --Mileage reimbursement for service-related travel --Experience and training in nonprofit management, sustainable sectors, environmental restoration, community development, community organizing, and Appalachian culture --Networking and teambuilding with regional leaders and passionate National Service members --Grant writing experience Contact shannon@ruralaction.org for more information. After applying, VISTA applicants MUST complete additional steps, so be looking for more communication.

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Member Duties : This VISTA will be responsible for planning, advertising, and ensuring the success of training programs such as green energy workshops, wherein participants learn the ins and outs of green careers. This VISTA will also have a hand in developing sustainable energy infrastructure in the region and assessing opportunities for growth. This VISTA will help to move our region toward an economy that rises from the historical boom and bust of communities dependent on extractive industries, while protecting our beautiful, vital, and uniquely biodiverse region of Appalachian Ohio.

Program Benefits : Training , Living Allowance , Childcare assistance if eligible , Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend , Relocation Allowance , Health Coverage* .

Terms :

Permits attendance at school during off hours , Permits working at another job during off hours , Prohibits paid work outside of the sponsoring agency at any time , Car recommended .

Service Areas :

Community Outreach , Environment , Community and Economic Development , Education , Entrepreneur/Business .

Skills :

Community Organization , General Skills , Education , Fund raising/Grant Writing , Business/Entrepreneur , Public Speaking , Communications .


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