Achieve Pinal Volunteer Coordinator
AmeriCorps NAU Center for Service and Volunteerism
About the organization
Mission: The Center for Service and Volunteerism (CSV) at Northern Arizona University aspires to be a leader in the field of service and volunteerism by supporting a vibrant and diverse network of individuals and partner agencies who are making an exceptional impact throughout Arizona supporting direct service, capacity building, professional development, and innovation.
Vision: Enriching lives and strengthening communities through service and volunteerism.
At the Center for Service and Volunteerism at Northern Arizona University, we connect students, older adults, and other community members to national service volunteer opportunities within their communities. By partnering with local schools and non-profits we have created many avenues for volunteers to get involved and make an impact in the community.
We dream of an Arizona that is more engaged in service and volunteerism, and we invite you to join us in this endeavor!
Goal of the Project: Increase the academic performance and interest in postsecondary
education as well as prepare underrepresented communities for meaningful careers.
The VISTA will develop a robust volunteer program for the AARP Third Grade Reading Program.
Implement fundraising strategies designed to fully fund the AARP Third Grade Reading Program for two years. Our goal is to make the program sustainable by spreading the burden among the greatest number of long-term funders.
Implement targeted marketing and outreach efforts for Achieve Pinal to show how the program is
increasing the overall educational attainment of the City’s children, particularly its impoverished population.
Implement AARP’s program data collection measures which have been proven to demonstrate program success and help insure sustainability.
Prefer six months of job experience in a professional setting where applicant was highly motivated to meet the goals of the organization. Must be able to work effectively with volunteers, donors, Achieve Pinal staff and advisory board members and city staff.
• Must be well versed in Google Docs and Microsoft: Word, PowerPoint and Excel
• Experience with Zoom preferable.
• Must have strong written and verbal communication skills.
• Requires the possession of, or ability to obtain, an appropriate valid driver's license.
• Requires the possession of, or ability to obtain a Class One Fingerprint Clearance Card through the Department of Public Safety. The program will cover the cost of obtaining a Fingerprint Clearance Card
Contact email: [email protected]
Equal Opportunity Employment
The posting employer has certified that this announcement complies with Peace Corps’ Equal Opportunity Employment policy:
The Peace Corps is committed to providing equal opportunity to all employees, Volunteers, and applicants for employment and volunteer service. Peace Corps policy prohibits discrimination and harassment because of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age (40 or over), disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, marital status, parental status, political affiliation, union membership, genetic information, or history of participation in the Equal Employment Opportunity process, grievance procedure, or any authorized complaint procedure.
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