Community Wellness Relations VISTA

Posted 4/8/19

Community Wellness Relations VISTA

The Montrose Center seeks an AmeriCorps VISTA member who will create sustainable programs to ensure the expansion and continuation of community center initiatives. The program areas are; resource development, volunteer recruitment, education and wellness, and measurement of results. These programs provide clients of the Montrose Center, who are in crisis or transition, ready access to supplies, ready-to-eat food items, and hygiene products as necessary through our emergency pantry. This position fills a crucial gap for those who need immediate help but cannot access regular food banks or nutrition programs.

Requirements: One full year of service through the AmeriCorps VISTA Program (5/13/19 – 5/12/2020). 35 hour work week. Superior organization and communication skills required. This position is for a take charge, self-starting leader.

Benefits: Bi-weekly living allowance, education award or end of year stipend, health benefits available, 10 personal days off per service year + 10 medical days off per service year.

To Apply: To learn more about signing up with AmeriCorps VISTA go to www.nationalservice.gov. Sign up, search, and apply for the Montrose Center opportunities – or call Judy Bodnar, MPA, Lead VISTA with any questions. (713) 529-0037  ext. 434 | leadvista@montrosecenter.org

AmeriCorps VISTA (Volunteers in Service to America) members bring passion and perseverance where the need is greatest: to organizations that help eradicate poverty. AmeriCorps VISTA members serve as a catalyst for change, living and working alongside community members to meet our nation’s most pressing challenges and advance local solutions.

Equal Opportunity Employer
It is the policy of the Montrose Center to recruit, hire, train, compensate and promote staff members on the basis of merit and without discrimination on the basis of age, sex, race, national origin, disability, religious preference, marital status, parental status, pregnancy, political affiliation or belief, sexual orientation or gender identity or expression.