This assignment is the 3rd year of the Disaster Resilience Program and will build off the two previous years’ work. The VISTA will continue to build and maintain partnerships with emergency management, VOAD/COAD, academia, community leaders and target population leadership by updating the demographic assessment of the LEP community, raising awareness, and continuing outreach. The VISTA will continue to build capacity of the Advisory Group: which will include assessing the effectiveness of the previous year work done and create sustainability by submitting findings and recommendations. The VISTA will analyze and utilize year two outcomes and updated demographic data to develop and implement a community engagement strategy to educate target population to receive, understand and act on disaster warnings. The VISTA will also evaluate, revise, and grow sustainability strategy for effective partnerships and capabilities in support of LEP disaster preparedness.
Childcare assistance if eligible, Education award upon successful completion of service, Health coverage, Living allowance, Non-competitive eligibility (federal jobs), Relocation allowance (if applicable), Stipend, Student loan forbearance, Training
Atlantic City, NJ- Monthly stipend of 1125.00
Springfield, MO- Monthly stipend of 944.00
Desired Certifications or Qualifications
Spanish speaking skills are required.
Permits attendance at school during off hours
Subject to criminal background check