The ideal candidate is detailed-oriented, highly organized, and comfortable with analysing and synthesizing information so that it can be communicated in a simple and easily understandable way to internal and external stakeholders. It is an excellent opportunity for an entry-level person with an interest in working in the non-profit sector to develop an understanding on how programs are supported to achieve a poverty-fighting mission.
The VISTA member will create Gender-Based Juvenile Assessment Tool to evaluate current issues surrounding school discipline among middle and high school girls in the Pottstown School District. Determine programming that will best encourage girls to stay in school, and to build skills in leadership, positive self-identity, sound decision making, and accountability. Assess the current state of discipline among middle and high school girls in Pottstown School District. Report Gender-Based Juvenile Research findings to partnering agencies.
Childcare assistance if eligible, Education award upon successful completion of service, Health coverage, Living allowance, Stipend, Student loan forbearance, Training
• Free lunch daily
• Federal non-competitive eligibility after completion of service
• Choice of Segal Education Award (valued at approximately $6,000) or a cash stipend
• Full health care or health care allowance (covers co-payments, up to approximately $7,000)
Subject to criminal background check
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