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AmeriCorps opportunity to serve in volunteer coordination and public relations in rural Colorado

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Openings

1 currently recruiting

Service Dates

August 1, 2019 - July 31, 2020

Application Window

January 21, 2019 - July 31, 2019

Location

  • Alamosa, CO

Contact Information

Amy Lee Provence
(719) 992-2050
admin.volunteers@lapuente.net

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AmeriCorps opportunity to serve in volunteer coordination and public relations in rural Colorado

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Description

This position is shared between the two departments, offering help and support as a team mate, and taking the lead on projects and tasks throughout the term. This position is also a facilitator for work groups that come from all over the country for one or several days at a time. As a facilitator, this position coordinates work projects, creates and leads service learning, and engages participants in the services of La Puente. In the Community Education department, this position helps to run educational events such as a CROP Walk, creates publications, writes articles for the local newspaper, and gives public presentations. The unique creative twists added from a fresh perspective, and the educational opportunities with work groups allows this position to strengthen the messaging of La Puente's services and increase the capacity to serve those in need. It is very helpful to have a strong interest in learning design software, experience with design software is even better

This position is shared between the two departments, offering help and support as a team mate, and taking the lead on projects and tasks throughout the term. This position is also a facilitator for work groups that come from all over the country for one or several days at a time. As a facilitator, this position coordinates work projects, creates and leads service learning, and engages participants in the services of La Puente. In the Community Education department, this position helps to run educational events such as a CROP Walk, creates publications, writes articles for the local newspaper, and gives public presentations. The unique creative twists added from a fresh perspective, and the educational opportunities with work groups allows this position to strengthen the messaging of La Puente's services and increase the capacity to serve those in need. It is very helpful to have a strong interest in learning design software, experience with design software is even better Read More

Living Allowance

$1144 - $1144 monthly

Benefits

Childcare assistance if eligible, Education award upon successful completion of service, Health coverage, Housing, Living allowance, Student loan forbearance, Training

Education Benefits

College Degree

Education Requirements

College Graduate

Desired Languages

English

Other Conditions

Prohibits paid work outside of the sponsoring agency at any time
Uniforms provided and required
Subject to criminal background check

Age Requirement

21 - 35

Service Details

Focus Areas

Community & Nonprofit Development

Weekly Hours

40

Location Type

Rural

Service Type

Direct Service

Service Environment

Indoor and Outdoor

Placement

Individual and Team Placements

Service Setting

Community Development Organization

Activity Types

Hands On Activities, Office Activities, Professional Activities

Contact Information

Amy Lee Provence
(719) 992-2050
admin.volunteers@lapuente.net

Hosted By

Position Details

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AmeriCorps opportunity to serve in volunteer coordination and public relations in rural Colorado

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