Education and Workforce Strategist VISTA

John Boner Neighborhood Center/IndyEast Promise Zone

About the organization

The IndyEast Promise Zone is located in Indianapolis Indiana and led by the John Boner Neighborhood Center. Promise Zones are high-poverty, high capacity communities where the federal government works with local leaders to increase efforts and achieve neighborhood-created goals and priorities over a ten-year period. VISTA members will work with the well-established development team throughout their term of service and will be connected with partners at all levels (neighborhood, city, state, federal) while taking part in professional development opportunities. Learn more at www.indyeast.org

Duties

The Education and Workforce Development Strategist will work with Promise Zone Director and co-chairs of the Learn IndyEast and Work IndyEast committees to achieve the Promise Zone plan goals related to Education and Workforce Development. The VISTA member will build capacity of the committees by leading committee and working group meetings and fostering the functions of the committees. The VISTA member will plan and implement a strategy that engages the community in education and workforce strategies. Finally, the Education and Workforce Development Strategist will work with staff and committees to research, plan and develop partnerships to support education and workforce goals.

Qualifications

Counseling , Computers/Technology , Team Work , Communications , General Skills , Public Speaking , Education , Writing/Editing , Teaching/Tutoring , Youth Development , Leadership .

Salary

$479.08 bi-weekly before taxes

Application instructions

Contact email: [email protected]

Resume is preferred as well.

Before responding to this announcement, please review the Terms of Use [PDF]. The Peace Corps is not able to confirm the legitimacy of all positions posted to this jobs board. If you believe an announcement has violated the Peace Corps Terms of Use, please contact [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.


Does this sound like the position for you?

Apply to job