Iowa College Aid Announces Two New AmeriCorps VISTA Openings
Iowa College Aid and AmeriCorps have announced the opening of two new VISTA opportunities in Iowa. One position will work with Indian Hills Community College in Ottumwa, Iowa, the other with Iowa Western Community College in Council Bluffs, Iowa.
At Indian Hills, the VISTA position will work to build a coordinated effort around college access and success for Ottumwa area residents. The member will support a community-wide, collaborative effort to increase postsecondary attainment by building strong partnerships, collaborating with local agencies, and assisting in development of Local College Access Network.
The Iowa Western Community College VISTA will work to implement Iowa College Aid’s Three Step Process at two local high schools on location at IWCC. The member will work to build public awareness and develop community relationships through supporting the Iowa College Application Campaign. They will also work with various stakeholders at the college to evaluate the success of IWCC programs and services.
For more information on these positions, please visit AmeriCorps' website. Details on the Indian Hills Community College VISTA position can be found here. Details on the Iowa Western Community College VISTA position can be found here.