Catholic Charities USA (CCUSA) is a national organization that offers support to its 164 member agencies, provides disaster relief and promotes poverty-reduction through research & convening. Among the many services provided by its' members, Catholic Charities welcomes refugees and immigrants to this country, and helps them get settled in their new homes and communities. Staff and volunteer help them to find jobs, resources, and to overcome barriers that impede their adjustment to life in the United States.
The VISTA Leader will support the 20 VISTAS in the CCUSA New Americans Program by:
- Ensuring peer learning and networking in support of member responsibilities;
- Developing training and resources (promoted to attend one outside information gathering event a month) ;
- Assisting with grants management and ensuring compliance across program sites, and
- Managing members and project staff in data collection, reporting, and analysis.
The VISTA Leader will also assist the project director with coordination , communication, and record keeping. Please note applicants must have previously completed a full term of AmeriCorps or Peace Corps to be eligible for this position.
To be considered, you must apply via the following link:
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
Permits attendance at school during off hours
Subject to criminal background check