The Center for Community Engagement (CCE) at the University of Arkansas Fayetteville is seeking a VISTA member to develop student learning opportunities and implement strategic communications for the Volunteer Action Center (VAC). The CCE mission is "Empowering students to become engaged citizens through service, experiential learning, and practicing social value." The CCE is a department of the Division of Student Affairs at the University of Arkansas and is home to the VAC student group. CCE staff advises and facilitates the work of the VAC, which includes these signature programs; Jane B.
Gearhart Full Circle Food Pantry, Razorback Food Recovery, Dream Big: Believing in Girls, VAC PALs: Passionate About Learning, and Student Engagement.
The successful VISTA candidate will have strong organizational skills, strong professional communication skills, will work well with a variety of constituents including college students and community partners, will excel at building relationships with volunteers and stakeholders, will be self-motivated and able to work independently towards goals. Benefits to this position include a positive work environment and a student-focused atmosphere. Opportunities to attend conferences and trainings related to work.
Member will develop skills such as volunteer management, decision making, logistics planning, and effective communication. The bi-weekly living allowance is $472.22 and the end of service award is $5,920 for education OR $1,800 cash stipend. The start date for this listing is August 24, 2018.For more information please contact Claire Allison at firstname.lastname@example.org or 479.575.5293.
Fayetteville is a college town in the Ozarks known for natural beauty and outdoor recreation. For more information about Fayetteville please visit www.experiencefayetteville.com
Car recommended , Permits working at another job during off hours , Permits attendance at school during off hours . Service Areas :
Hunger , Community Outreach . Skills :
Leadership , Community Organization , Recruitment , Communications.