The AmeriCorps VISTA Leader is a part of the Sanford Center for Aging's "Enhancing Well-being and Health Outcomes Among Older Adults" project. This position will be based out of the Sanford Center for Aging, at the University of Nevada, Reno's School of Medicine and will help support 10 AmeriCorps VISTA members based out of the Sanford Center, Renown Regional Medical Center, the Dementia Engagement and Research (DEER) Project, the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute, and select community partners. The VISTA leader will be instrumental in supporting capacity building for programs and services that enhance quality of life among older adults while identifying opportunities for integration.
*Qualified candidates for this position will have at least one year of service as a VISTA, AmeriCorps State and National Member, NCCC, or as a Peace Corps Volunteer.*
Childcare assistance if eligible, Education award upon successful completion of service, Health coverage, Non-competitive eligibility (federal jobs), Relocation allowance (if applicable), Student loan forbearance
Permits attendance at school during off hours
Subject to criminal background check