Boston Cares' AmeriCorps VISTA Program


Boston Cares mobilizes more than 25,000 volunteers annually in support of Greater Boston schools and non-profit agencies. Our AmeriCorps VISTA members are part of a peer group of 15 members serving full-time building the capacities of small Boston nonprofits to move people out of poverty. Projects and issue areas vary by host site organization.

OPEN POSITIONS (Skip to brief descriptions of positions.)

Boston Cares

America SCORES Boston

Boston Partners In Education

Friends of the Rafael Hernández School

United South End Settlements

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NEED HELP CREATING OR SUBMITTING YOUR APPLICATION IN MY AMERICORPS?

Applications for AmeriCorps VISTA positions need to be submitted via the My AmeriCorps recruitment portal. If you need to create your application or need help navigating the system, you may want to refer to the resources available on the VISTA Campus site or call the National Service Hotline for technical assistance (800-942-2677 - M-Th from 9:00 AM to 7:00 PM Eastern time).

 

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OPEN POSITIONS

Boston Cares

America SCORES Boston

  • Volunteer Coordinator: Are you passionate about education? Do you love soccer? Build out a new volunteerism program to support our after school soccer & academic enrichment programs that serve 1,400 children each year. Apply here.

Boston Partners In Education

  • Branding Coordinator : Seeking an organized, creative, and community-oriented individual to promote the Boston Partners in Education brand and its mentoring services by conducting outreach in city neighborhoods and schools. Apply here.
  • Major Gifts CoordinatorSeeking an organized and industrious individual to create a system for identifying potential major donors within existing data base and designing strategies for moving donors up in giving levels. Apply here.

Friends of the Rafael Hernández School

  • Fundraising Coordinator: The Friends of the Rafael Hernández is a nonprofit organization (see: http://rafaelhernandezk8.org). Come join our team in this position and learn new skills that will be valuable anywhere you go. Apply here.

United South End Settlements

  • The Outreach and Income Supports Coordinator will pilot a vital part of a new centralized intake process and coaching model and will research and test best practices in income supports screening, establish a base network of 15+ volunteers to conduct screenings, and design training for volunteers. Apply here.
  • The Program Development Coordinator will research, develop, and strengthen our materials and practices around coaching and job training as a part of our new impact-driven model. Apply here.

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