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*Goodwill VISTA* Portland Public Schools-...
AmeriCorps | Portland, Maine
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Job Description

The Portland Public School District, http://www.portlandschools.org/ serves four high schools, four middle schools, and eleven elementary schools, including the Bayside Learning Community school. As part of its Comprehensive Strategic Plan, i.e., The Portland Promise, the intent is to improve the District's communications processes, creating strategy, renewing branding, and refreshing approaches, such as the website, and social media. As part of this strategy, attention will be given to ensuring outreach and communication to all members of our community, including the 36% of our students who live in homes where the primary language other than English is spoken and the 55% of our students who qualify for free or reduced lunch.

Terms :

Car recommended , Permits working at another job during off hours , Permits attendance at school during off hours . Service Areas :

Technology , Education , Children/Youth , Community Outreach . Skills :

Public Speaking , Computers/Technology , Youth Development , Community Organization , Fund raising/Grant Writing , Team Work , Urban Planning , Recruitment , Communications , Writing/Editing , Fine Arts/Crafts , Education , Non-Profit Management , General Skills .

About AmeriCorps

Celebrating its 43rd anniversary this year, AmeriCorps VISTA is a federal national service program designed specifically to fight poverty. VISTAs, aged 18 or older, commit to serve full time for a year at nonprofit organizations and public agencies in urban and rural poverty areas throughout the country to help low-income people and communities improve the conditions of their lives. VISTAs work to fight illiteracy, expand job opportunities, develop financial assets, reduce homelessness, improve health services, reduce unemployment, increase housing opportunities, reduce recidivism, and expand access to technology.

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