Listing

Flint Community School Corps - Family Engagement VISTA

Actively Recruiting

Openings

11 currently recruiting

Service Dates

February 4, 2019 - February 3, 2020

Application Window

October 12, 2018 - January 4, 2019

Location

  • Flint, MI

Listing Details

Description

The Family Engagement VISTA focuses on both providing services and resources to families in Flint Community Schools, but also on engaging families to be part of the solution to helping students succeed. Safe Routes to School: - host Safe Routes to School monthly team meetings- host weekly walk to school days - lead school strategies to increase the number of students walking to school safely Family Engagement: : - Create welcoming space in each school for parents and families- Support parent/family groups - Serve as a school navigator to help students and families who are transitioning between schools Connect families to resources: - Collaborate to implement other fun, quality, safe, and educational programming and activities that support students and help meet the four goals of community education- Partner to develop at least one day of service event within the school or school community

The Family Engagement VISTA focuses on both providing services and resources to families in Flint Community Schools, but also on engaging families to be part of the solution to helping students succeed. Safe Routes to School: - host Safe Routes to School monthly team meetings- host weekly walk to school days - lead school strategies to increase the number of students walking to school safely Family Engagement: : - Create welcoming space in each school for parents and families- Support parent/family groups - Serve as a school navigator to help students and families who are transitioning between schools Connect families to resources: - Collaborate to implement other fun, quality, safe, and educational programming and activities that support students and help meet the four goals of community education- Partner to develop at least one day of service event within the school or school community Read More

Living Allowance

$1052 - $1100 monthly

Benefits

Childcare assistance if eligible, College Credit, 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

Education Benefits

GED/High School Diploma

Education Requirements

GED

Desired Languages

English

Other Conditions

Car recommended
Subject to criminal background check

Service Details

Focus Areas

Community & Nonprofit Development, Education & Youth

Weekly Hours

35

Location Type

Urban

Service Type

Indirect "capacity building" for a direct service program

Service Environment

Indoor

Placement

Team Placement

Service Setting

Community-based Nonprofit, Elementary School, High School, Middle School, School District

Activity Types

Hands On Activities, Office Activities, Professional Activities