Employment

 

United Way is hiring an AmeriCorps VISTA member!

 
We're looking for a passionate, motivated individual just like you. Join AmeriCorps VISTA and spend a year working with United Way, local schools, and dedicated volunteers to improve literacy rates and decrease poverty in Wapello County. 
 
As a VISTA member, you will work to recruit and train volunteers, research successful programs in similar communities, and work with staff to identify and apply for funding for literacy programs.
 
VISTA members receive a monthly living stipend, training and professional development, and a $5815 education award. Members may also be eligible for health care and child care benefits, student loan forbearance, and a free room and meal plan (thanks to Indian Hills Community College!). 
 
You can find out more about the AmeriCorps VISTA program here, or view the full position description and application here. Applications must be submitted through the AmeriCorps site. 
 
Contact United Way at uwwc@wapellocouw.org or call 641-682-1264 with any questions about the position!