SAN DIEGO — San Diegans are invited to serve as AmeriCorps VISTAs, also known as Volunteers in Service to America.
AmeriCorps VISTA is a national service program established to help alleviate poverty. The San Diego Promise Zone is helping to recruit candidates to fill four roles with a June 7 start date.
The AmeriCorps VISTA assignments are a year long beginning June 2021. Participants must be at least 18 years old and eligible to work in the U.S.
Volunteers receive a bi-weekly living allowance of $925.12, relocation allowance if applicable, end-of-service stipend or education award, health coverage, training and childcare assistance if eligible.
Other benefits include professional development training and non-competitive eligibility for federal jobs. For the end of service award, volunteers can choose between a Segal Education Award valued at approximately $6,000 to pay for a range of education expenses or a $1,800 cash stipend.
- Communications Associate (English) / Asociado de Mercadeo (Spanish)
- Grants & Research Associate (English) / Asociado de Subvención e Investigación (Spanish)
- Operations Associate (English) / Asociado de Operaciones (Spanish)
- Community Advancement Associate (English) / (Spanish)
The deadline to apply is April 23rd.