Campus Compact AmeriCorps VISTA Volunteer Positions Available

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New Ventures Maine at the University of Maine at Augusta (UMA) is recruiting for two full-time Campus Compact AmeriCorps VISTA Volunteers for August 2021 – July 2022. Positions are available in two UMA locations: the Bangor campus, and the Saco Center (in the greater Portland area). We are seeking individuals to support current and prospective students on their way to college and career success. A person in this position will be responsible for building connections throughout the UMA community and work with students to explore careers, manage money while in school, and participate in civic engagement activities. We welcome applications from diverse individuals as we build a strong team, reflecting the communities that make up UMA and University of Maine System campuses and centers.

The successful candidate will have earned some college credit or a degree, and demonstrate skills in the areas of communication, public speaking, writing, and leadership. Program benefits: Choice of Education Award or End of Service Stipend, Childcare assistance if eligible, Relocation Allowance, Living Allowance, Health Coverage if eligible.

For more information and to apply, choose a location: Saco/South Portland or Bangor

Questions? Contact Jean Dempster at dempster@maine.edu or 207-318-7770.

Update: Edited to remove the Augusta campus position on 8/20/21 at 12:15 p.m. This position has been filled. The Saco Center and Bangor positions remain open.