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VISTA Public Relations Coordinator

VISTA Outreach and Community Engagement Coordinator

VISTA Education Assistant


VISTA Public Relations Coordinator

The goal of this project is to engage and educate the Athens community about Athens Land Trust’s programs, as well as to inform low income community residents about Athens Land Trust’s health and economic programming in order to improve both financial and physical health. The VISTA PR Coordinator will work to complete the following tasks:

1. Design and draft hard-copy and electronic communications including, but not limited to, event announcements, press releases, newsletters, fundraising campaigns and informational fliers

2. Maintain an email database for distribution of electronic communications from ALT

3. Maintain and update the ALT website as needed

4. Maintain and update ALT’s social media platforms

5. Draft and execute a organization-wide PR plan with the assistance of ALT program directors.

6. Meet regularly with ALT program directors to assess PR needs and goals.

7. Creating branding opportunities for individual programs.

This is a one-year service term from 08/20/2018-08/19/2019

Compensation

This is a AmeriCorps VISTA position. To learn more about this position, and apply online, visit https://www.nationalservice.gov/programs/americorps/americorpsvista

To apply, please visit: https://my.americorps.gov/mp/listing/viewListing.do?id=81716&fromSearch=true

Please direct any questions to:

Kelsey Thompson, Education Director

kelsey@athenslandtrust.org

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VISTA Outreach and Community Engagement Coordinator

The VISTA Outreach and Community Engagement Coordinator will work with all ALT programs to assess outreach needs and create individual (as well as an organizational) outreach and engagement plan.

Specific tasks include:

1. Conduct a SWOT analysis of each program and the organization to evaluate specific needs and assets.

2. Attend community events to gauge interest and participation with ALT programs

3. Gather a working list of potential partner organizations and individuals.

4. Research and design framework for ALT Market Ambassador program.

5. Generate more awareness of all ALT programs through outreach and marketing.

6. Draft and implement outreach and engagement plans.

This is a one-year service term from 08/04/2018-08/03/2019

 

Compensation

This is a AmeriCorps VISTA position. To learn more about this position, and apply online, visit https://www.nationalservice.gov/programs/americorps/americorpsvista

To apply, please visit: https://my.americorps.gov/mp/listing/viewListing.do?id=81717&fromSearch=true

Please direct any questions to:

Kelsey Thompson, Education Director

kelsey@athenslandtrust.org

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VISTA Education Assistant

The VISTA Education Assistant will work with the Education Director to build capacity with the three Youth Education programs as well as the Comprehensive Housing Counseling Program. Specific tasks include:

1. Work with program director to assess any needs and assets within the individual programs.

2. Help to build and edit youth curriculum to meet the changing needs of the students/programs.

3. Encourage and facilitate communication between youth programs to increase efficiency.

4. Work with community groups to recruit volunteer facilitators for workshops and class sessions

5. Help implement a fee-for-service model to increase sustainability of youth education programs.

 

This is a one-year service term from 09/12/2018-09/11/2019

Compensation

This is a AmeriCorps VISTA position. To learn more about this position, and apply online, visit https://www.nationalservice.gov/programs/americorps/americorpsvista

To apply, please visit: https://my.americorps.gov/mp/listing/viewListing.do?id=81718&fromSearch=true

Please direct any questions to:

Kelsey Thompson, Education Director

kelsey@athenslandtrust.org

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