EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY: AmeriCorps Community Engagement VISTA

Goffstown has partnered with AmeriCorps VISTA (Volunteers in Service to America) program to create a Community Engagement VISTA position. The VISTA member will initially design a senior assessment plan to determine the need of seniors in Goffstown. Working with the Town’s Parks & Recreation Department and the Town Library, the VISTA will examine existing programs serving low-income senior residents. The VISTA will work to expand programs to improve attendance and foster senior engagement. The VISTA will work with Town Departments and community organizations to study programming and services for senior residents, develop a communication strategy that will actively engage and inform senior residents; thereby increasing the use of available resources and promote quality of life amongst the senior population.

Interested applicants can find more information and apply online through AmeriCorps at: https://my.americorps.gov/mp/listing/viewListing.do?id=93195&fromSearch=true.