Employment Opportunities

Community Engagement and Resource Development AmeriCorps VISTA
 
Neighborhood of Affordable Housing, Inc. seeks an outstanding individual to provide one year of service through AmeriCorps VISTA (Volunteers in Service to America). Neighborhood of Affordable Housing, Inc. (NOAH) is a community-based nonprofit organization whose mission is to provide resources and opportunities to low-income families and communities. Our AmeriCorps VISTA will function as a core part of our staff devoted to bringing low-income individuals and communities out of poverty. The VISTA will conduct activities such as grant writing, fundraising, marketing (including social media), reporting, etc., working to help stabilize communities and build personal and community assets in low- and moderate-income communities.
 
This position requires a commitment to serve full-time for a one-year period beginning Monday, August 28, 2017. Compensation is paid directly to VISTA Members in the form of a small monthly living allowance from AmeriCorps VISTA. In addition, Members are eligible to receive health care and other benefits, such as an end of service stipend in the form of an education award or cash stipend. For more information about AmeriCorps VISTA, see http://www.nationalservice.gov/programs/americorps/americorps-vista.
 
Training and Qualifications:
  • U.S. Citizen at least 18 years of age
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills
  • At least two years of college coursework successfully completed
  • Responsible, self-motivated, and able to handle multiple on-going projects
  • Relevant non-profit or community development experience (volunteering counts!)
  • Computer skills required (including MS Office products proficiency)
  • Spanish language skills a plus
  • Ability to exercise considerable initiative and independent judgment and follow-through
  • Thrives in a fast-paced work environment
  • Critical thinking and strategic planning skills
  • The ability to work independently and as a team

HOW TO APPLY

Please submit resume and cover letter to Linda Miller-Foster, Director of Administration and Fundraising, at linda@noahcdc.org or please click here to apply to this position via the AmeriCorps Portal.  Visit the VISTA Campus for help applying online via the AmeriCorps Portal.

NOAH is an equal opportunity employer.  We encourage applications from all people, including East Boston residents, women, and people of color.


NOAH is Recruiting for a NAIP AmeriCorps

The NAIP ESOL Program Assistant will do direct teaching/assisting lead teachers in five classes per week, serving 50-60 students. They will also be preparing support materials/teaching tools for use in the classroom. They will work with the NOAH ESOL teaching team to develop lesson plans. They will conduct follow-up information on students regarding why they stopped coming to class (work schedule, changed their mind, etc.) and keep a record. Lastly, they will conduct outreach to connect immigrants/refugees with available resources, especially energy efficiency opportunitities and local healthy foods initiatives.

For more information, please email mmendez@noahcdc.org or jlara@noahcdc.org or go to http://www.miracoalition.org/apply-to-naip-americorps-2017-18. Thank you!