Coaching and Supporting


The leading factor in VISTA retention, satisfaction, and success is frequent, consistent, and ongoing contact with their VISTA Supervisors. The resources here will help you understand and carry out your coaching and supervisory responsibilities.

Core Competencies of a Supervisor Tutorial

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Learn the core VISTA supervisor competencies and how they apply to your work. This tutorial addresses common areas of confusion and concern, including what it means to be a VISTA member, how to mentor effectively, and the specific skills you'll need to run an effective program.
Additional tags: Member Support, Intermediary Supervisor, Sub-site Supervisor, Single-site Supervisor
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Introduction to Coaching

Benefits of Service

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From the travel allowance for relocating to your VISTA project site, to the Education Award you earn at the end of your service - and everything in between - visit this page to learn about all of the benefits that are available to VISTAs.
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