The VISTA Member will participate in capacity building activities for organizations which may include, volunteer recruitment, grant writing, program coordination and more.
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
Desired Certifications or Qualifications
Recommended skills and qualifications include:
1. Strong desire to better understand and support vulnerable populations and the clinicians, providers, and programs that serve them directly.
2. Ability to work with diverse communities and staff in an urban setting.
3. Ability to work, at times, in multi-disciplinary settings that includes physicians, physician's assistants, nurse practitioners, behavioral health professionals and non-clinical staff.
4. Ability to develop and provide materials, training, and support in order to sustain programs.
5. Ability to exercise strong judgment, independent analysis, and critical thinking skills.
6. Ability to learn in and adapt to fast-paced environments.
7. Demonstrated ability to balance multiple projects and project demands.
8. Sensitivity to the impact of poverty and other social determinants of health on individuals.
9. Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
10. Familiarity with primary health care services and/or public health preferred.
Permits attendance at school during off hours
Subject to criminal background check
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