Delaware Division of Libraries is seeking applicants for an AmeriCorps VISTA position.
The VISTA member makes a year-long, full-time commitment to serve on a specific project. VISTA’s will assist library staff with development of outreach plans; and the development of model programs/services specific to STEM.
Starts August 2017
Provide and assist in development of a strategic plan to enhance the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) resources available through Delaware public libraries. The VISTA member will work with library staff and partner organizations to manage the ongoing development of library-based community resources. Apply Online at https://my.americorps.gov
In return for their service-
AmeriCorps VISTA members receive a modest living allowance and health benefits during their service, and have the option of receiving a Segal AmeriCorps Education Award or post-service stipend after completing their service.
VISTA members generally do not provide direct services, instead, they focus their efforts on building the organizational and administrative capacity to help DDL better serve our communities. VISTAs develop programs to meet a need, write grants, policies and procedures, and recruit and train volunteers.