Seeking new VISTA Leader in Southern Nevada

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Hello all!

We are excited to announce that we are currently seeking and accepting applications for a Regional VISTA Leader for Southern Nevada at NyE Communities Coalition.

This is a Regional VISTA position and will be housed at NyE Communities Coalition in Pahrump, Nv about 1 hour from the one and only Las Vegas, home of the beautiful Red Rock Mountains and the Golden Knights! This Leader position will help 7 to 8 VISTA members with the possibility of adding more throughout Nye, Lincoln, Lyon and Clark counties. The VISTA will at times be expected to travel quite a bit and really get to see a lot of rural Nevada and some absolutely breathtaking scenes of nature.

VISTA Leader must have prior service experience through either a full term of VISTA, NCCC, AmeriCorps State and National, or the Peace Corps.

 VISTA Leader Duties will include:

  1. Developing and conducting trainings and processes to help VISTA members attain knowledge and skills in order to have more successful projects
  2. Develop on-site orientation, recruitment, communication plans, and project sustainability systems and materials for VISTA members and their host-sites
  3. Coordinate National Service Day activities for VISTA members
  4. Continue to develop project management toolkit for NyE Communities Coalition (Host-sites) and VISTA members
  5. And provide an outlet of support for VISTA members, assist VISTA members find positive solutions to conflicts, and help members feel part of the overall National Service of effort of AmeriCorps VISTA
  6. And help collect, analyze, and summarize VISTA reports

Housing may be available for those coming from out of state. Approximate start date is February 5th.

If interested please send resumes to Mike Redmond: mikael@nyecc.info