SOCIAL SERVICE ACCESS VISTA

The Learning Community ( learn more )

Central Falls, Rhode Island ( map )

Job Details

  • Job ID: 3806597
  • Application Deadline: Posted until Filled
  • Posted : June 29, 2022
  • Starting Date: Immediately

Job Description

The Learning Community, a vibrant public charter school, seeks a creative, energetic
Social Service Access VISTA interested in being part of a close-knit and collaborative
school community. Our team enjoys autonomy, collaboration, leadership and
opportunities for growth. Spanish language skills are a plus.
The Learning Community, an innovative urban K-8 charter school with 84% of students
that qualify for free or reduced-price lunch/the proxy for poverty rate, 45% English
Language Learners and high student achievement, is a warm and welcoming school
that believes deeply in the voices of teachers, students and families. BIPOC candidates
and bilingual candidates are encouraged to apply. We strive to have a team that
reflects the racial diversity of our students and families. It is important to us that our
students can see themselves in the adults that surround them each day. The Learning
Community is an affirmative action, equal opportunity employer.
The Learning Community seeks a savvy, detail oriented, flexible and capable problem
solver with demonstrated initiative, and excellent organizational, interpersonal and
analytical skills to empower our families and students by providing the with information
and access to various supports.
https://thelearningcommunity.com/site/
MEMBER DUTIES:
The Social Services Access VISTA will support our Social Emotional Team in creating and
coordinating systems for increased student attendance, family access to social
services, and student access to school-based services. They will support in the
development of pathways to build efficiency and capacity within the school and
advance our mission of empowering children and families throughout our community.
QUALIFICATIONS:
• Strong communication
• Demonstrated ability to build relationships
• Ability to work with community partners
• Experience researching and implementing ideas
• Strong desire to learn and grow as a professional
• Demonstrated leadership ability
• Excellent oral, written and organizational skills
• Flexible, curious and goal-oriented personality
• Sense of humor
• Bilingual candidates strongly preferred
FINANCIAL AWARD: VISTAs receive a living stipend, health insurance and have a choice
between a Segal AmeriCorps Education Award or a cash stipend upon completion of term.
For more information on AmeriCorp
  • VISTA visit: https://www.vistacampus.gov/.
    TRAINING: VISTAs receive 2 weeks of on-site orientation and ongoing professional
    development throughout the year.
    SERVICE TERM: August 2022 – August 2023
    HOW TO APPLY:
    Please apply online at:
    https://my.americorps.gov/mp/listing/viewListing.do?fromSearch=true&id=110280
    No phone calls. The Learning Community is AA/EOE. All interviews are conducted in
    accessible locations. QTPOC encouraged to apply.
    • Position Type: Full-time
    • Positions Available: 1
  • Job Category : Administrator > Vocational/Career Education
  • Equal Opportunity Employer

    The Learning Community is committed to maintaining a work and learning environment free from discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, national origin, pregnancy, gender identity, sexual orientation, marital/civil union status, ancestry, place of birth, age, citizenship status, veteran status, political affiliation, genetic information or disability, as defined and required by state and federal laws. Additionally, we prohibit retaliation against individuals who oppose such discrimination and harassment or who participate in an equal opportunity investigation.

    Job Requirements

    • Citizenship, residency or work visa required

    Contact Information

    • Employment at The Learning Community
    • 21 Lincoln Avenue
    • Central Falls, Rhode Island 02863
    • Phone: 401-722-9998

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