Conservation Legacy Community Stewards OSMRE VISTA Leader in Durango, Colorado

Job Description

Community Stewards VISTA Leaders: travel for site visits and conduct team call-arounds; create networks for VISTAs to engage one another; offer resources to VISTA's; attend conferences and organize member training sessions; assist in administrative tasks for the program while creating best practices to help the support office work more effectively; and assist in addressing any VISTA, supervisor and/or site issues that occur. Community Stewards VISTA Leaders gain experience in organizational and community development, mentorship, diplomacy, outreach and communications, networking, and leadership. Community Stewards VISTA Leaders excel at being self-motivated, utilizing their knowledge and experience to support projects that connect poverty alleviation and environmental stewardship. Please share any experience working around legacy mining, community development, project development, environmental stewardship, and languages, especially Spanish. This position is based in Durango, CO.

AmeriCorps VISTA members earn an average stipend of about $990 per month in bi-weekly payments and after completion of service receive an education award of $5,775.

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Required Skills

Team Work, Writing/Editing, Youth Development, Conflict Resolution, Environment, Recruitment, Public Speaking, Fund raising/Grant Writing, Leadership, Communications, Non-Profit Management

Required Experience

Tracking Code: 528-984

Job Location: Durango, Colorado, United States

Position Type: Full-Time/Regular