Join The Oaks Academy as an AmeriCorps VISTA to work alongside fundraising and marketing, operations, and finance pros, and make a meaningful impact in the lives of Indianapolis students. VISTA is a full-time year-long service opportunity that provides a living stipend and other benefits.
During this time of uncertainty due to COVID-19, we are committed to our AmeriCorps VISTA program at The Oaks. Serving as a VISTA member is an opportunity to gain significant work experience, make meaningful career connections, and serve the community. Especially in this time of economic instability, VISTA can be a smart career move for recent graduates and those looking to explore new fields of work. We are accepting applications on a rolling basis through June 15. Learn more about our open positions below.
Evaluate and improve current strategies and systems to assist The Oaks in improving communications to all of its stakeholders with a focus on equity and efficacy. Duties will include developing a sustainable content creation process and implementing new internal communication strategies.
Since 1965, the AmeriCorps VISTA (Volunteers In Service To America) program’s mission has been is to strengthen organizations that alleviate poverty through volunteering and the mobilization of resources.
About the VISTA Program
Benefits of Participating
VISTA Living Allowance: Approximately $927 per month
VISTA Health Benefit Program
VISTA Training: Pre-Service Orientation, On-site Orientation
Relocation (~$550) if moving more than 50 miles
Life Insurance, if requested
Public Assistance, if eligible
End of Service Benefits
Pending successful completion of 12-month service
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