VCEH is Seeking a New Communications & Outreach Coordinator

VISTAAd

The Vermont Coalition to End Homelessness and the  Vermont Affordable Housing Coalition is currently seeking applicants for our joint AmeriCorps VISTA position.

The VISTA serves VAHC & VCEH jointly, coordinating communications & outreach for both coalitions which focus on affordable housing and ending homelessness. The VISTA gathers & disseminates information to coalition members & the general public; helps convene monthly membership meetings; manages electronic, social, & print media (websites & newsletters); attends coalition meetings & relevant working groups; provides outreach to member organizations, media, & the community at large; provides support to the coalitions’ Steering Committees; researches & writes grants to enhance organizational sustainability; organizes special events such as the Point in Time count; coordinates activities that increase awareness of housing & homeless needs (e.g., presentations to community groups); promotes best practices by planning conferences & trainings; interfaces with regional & national partners at conferences & workshops; and meets requirements of the Vermont Youth Tomorrow program.

The term of service starts on August 4, 2014.

Learn more about the position and apply online here and send resume and cover letter as well to Justin Henry at justin.vahc@gmail.com.