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School Redesign Fellow for DC Public Schools

Actively Recruiting

Openings

1 currently recruiting

Service Dates

July 19, 2021 - July 18, 2022

Application Window

January 19, 2021 - July 2, 2021

Location

  • Washington, DC

Listing Details

Description

With a strong record of developing reciprocal, respectful, active, and democratic partnerships, George Washington University (GW) in downtown Washington DC is seeking a VISTA to serve as a School Redesign Fellow for DC Public Schools (DCPS). This is a one year, renewable, position in which the VISTA will work with DCPS Partnerships and Design team in the Office of School Improvement and Supports (OSIS), which aims to develop educational opportunities for at-risk populations through the development of new research, identification of best practices, and creation of new tools. The VISTA’s activities will increase the support provided to OSIS, external organizations, and schools in developing and managing community-driven school models. This is a full-time, 12 month service term with the GW/DCPS AmeriCorps VISTA Program. The project term is based on the start date.

With a strong record of developing reciprocal, respectful, active, and democratic partnerships, George Washington University (GW) in downtown Washington DC is seeking a VISTA to serve as a School Redesign Fellow for DC Public Schools (DCPS). This is a one year, renewable, position in which the VISTA will work with DCPS Partnerships and Design team in the Office of School Improvement and Supports (OSIS), which aims to develop educational opportunities for at-risk populations through the development of new research, identification of best practices, and creation of new tools. The VISTA’s activities will increase the support provided to OSIS, external organizations, and schools in developing and managing community-driven school models. This is a full-time, 12 month service term with the GW/DCPS AmeriCorps VISTA Program. The project term is based on the start date. Read More

Living Allowance

$1500 - $1563 monthly

Benefits

Childcare assistance if eligible, Education award upon successful completion of service, Health coverage, Housing, Living allowance, Non-competitive eligibility (federal jobs), Relocation allowance (if applicable), Stipend, Student loan forbearance, Training

Additional Benefits

- Networking opportunities with DCPS, Community Organizations, and GWU - Access to GWU Campus Amenities (Library, Adobe Suite) - Learning opportunities through conferences, events, etc.

Education Requirements

College Graduate

Desired Languages

English

Other Conditions

Permits attendance at school during off hours
Subject to criminal background check

Service Details

Focus Areas

Community & Nonprofit Development, Education & Youth

Weekly Hours

40

Location Type

Urban

Service Type

Indirect "capacity building" for a direct service program

Service Environment

Indoor

Placement

Individual Placement

Service Setting

School District

Activity Types

Office Activities, Professional Activities