Description

Job Summary: The Digital Literacy VISTA will serve within Shelter the Homeless – Homeless Resource Centers (HRC). The VISTA member will increase our capacity to provide services by developing a Digital Inclusion program to serve individuals staying at the Resource Centers. During this project year the VISTA will focus on developing a curriculum that guides and empowers clients. The VISTA will also work closely with our HRC operators to integrate this program within their current system structure.
Primary Responsibilities: The essential functions of the position include but are not limited to:
• Research digital literacy program both locally and nationally.
• Develop curriculum and materials for each HRC.
• Collaborate with each HRC operator to identify areas that technology can assist client in their goals.
• Create a program manual that includes: program structure, curriculum, and policy and procedures.
Desired Qualifications: Minimum Qualifications:
• Full-time service for one year.
• High school diploma/GED
• At least 18 years of age.
• Must pass a criminal background check.

Preferred Qualifications:
• Experience with diverse and vulnerable populations preferred.
• Proficient in MS Excel and Word; database experience very helpful.
• Organizational and time-management skills, and problem solving skills
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills.
• Friendly and comfortable interacting with internal and external stakeholders and community partners.
• A creative mind with an ability to suggest continuous improvements.
Benefits / Why Work for Us: This is a stipend position with an option to earn an education award or end of service stipend
• Selected candidate may also qualify for a relocation stipend.

For more information on becoming an AmeriCorps VISTA (Volunteer in Service to America) please visit https://www.nationalservice.gov/programs/americorps/americorps-programs/americorps-vista
How to Apply: Submit a resume and cover letter by email to kristina@homelessutah.org. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.
Compensation Type: Hourly wages
Hourly Wage Minimum: This is a salary position.
Hourly Wage Maximum: This is a salary position.
Salary Minimum: This is an hourly wage position.
Salary Maximum: This is an hourly wage position.
Closing Date: 11/25/20
Status: Full Time
Location: Salt Lake City

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Contact Name: Kristina
Email: kristina@homelessutah.org