FutureHeights is looking for talented people who are passionate about our city. Below is a list of current opportunities. Contact the FutureHeights office at 216.320.1423 or firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions.
FutureHeights Full-Time VISTA
This full-time position will begin on Aug. 20 2018 and continue for one year. The FutureHeights Full-Time VISTA will report to the Executive Director. He/she will develop a system to monitor tax-delinquent and tax-lien properties and partner with relevant entities, such the city and county land banks, to assist FutureHeights in developing new housing programs that will stabilize neighborhoods, reducing the housing burden of low-income residents and maintaining/increasing housing values throughout Cleveland Heights, and especially in neighborhoods suffering from disinvestment. The Full-Time VISTA will receive a modest living allowance, health coverage, and the choice of either an education award or an end-of-service stipend upon completion of service. Learn more about VISTA Benefits. View the job description here. To apply, please go to the VISTA portal at http://www.americorps.gov/, click on “Join AmeriCorps!,” choose Ohio on the drop down list, and search for the FutureHeights position. The application deadline for this position has been extended to July 23, 2018.
About the AmeriCorps*VISTA program: VISTA members are passionate and committed to their mission to bring individuals and communities out of poverty. Members make a year-long, full-time commitment to serve on a specific project at a nonprofit organization or public agency. The focus their efforts to build the organizational, administrative, and financial capacity of organizations that fight illiteracy, improve health services, foster economic development, and otherwise assist low-income communities. The program is administered by the Ohio CDC Association (OCDCA), a statewide membership organization of Community Development Corporations (CDCs).