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    Use Chapter 11 of the VISTA Member Handbook, “Non-Competitive Eligibility for Federal Government Service,” as another reference for understanding NCE.

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    Prepare yourself for VISTA Leaders' Orientation by reviewing this overview and access assignments to complete before attending your orientation.
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    Train sub-site supervisors with visual aids from the Supervisors Orientation. Topics include supervisor roles, capacity building, VISTA Assignment Description (VAD), Coaching, Recruiting, Orientation, and more.Train sub-site supervisors using the visual aids from the Supervisors Orientation.
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    Use these documents to help plan your personal and professional growth as a VISTA.
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    Review a sample VISTA Project Plan and VISTA Assignment Description (VAD).
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    Apply these resources to create the base needed to develop, implement and evaluate a recruitment plan that ensures the health of your service site.
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    Use these resources to learn more about the knowledge, skills, and attitudes a leader needs in order to foster a high-functioning relationship with team members.
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    Apply these resources to your role as a facilitator and educator. Helping VISTA members’ learn and develop over the course of their service year is a key feature of the leader role.
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    Explore these resources to help you excel in your role as a liasion by improving your communication and conflict resolution skills.
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    Use this step-by-step guide to create a MyAmeriCorps account. This account houses several important pieces related to your VISTA service.
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