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Looking to Serve Your Country and the Community? Consider AmeriCorps VISTA!

PathWays PA is excited to announce several openings for AmeriCorps VISTA positions among our partners across the state. If you are interested in serving your country and your community, please see if one of these positions is right for you.

  • PathWays PA/American Red Cross  VISTA 08/27/2013-08/26/2014  PA
    Help the American Red Cross serve those who serve! We seek 2 VISTA members to develop programming related to direct and indirect services serving military and veteran families in Southeastern PA.
  • PathWays PA/Boat People SOS HAPP  VISTA 08/27/2013-08/26/2014  PA
    Join Boat People SOS to find creative solutions to longstanding health problems among the Vietnamese community! The VISTA will support work in health care outreach/education projects.
  • PathWays PA/Boat People SOS ECO VISTA 08/27/2013-08/26/2014  PA
    Support the Boat People SOS team to deepen and broaden work with the Philadelphia Vietnamese community! Help us plan community events, recruit volunteers, and sustain our media outreach efforts.
  • PathWays PA/St. Vincent de Paul VISTA 08/27/2013-08/26/2014  PA
    Interested in using your marketing skills to help low-income families? Market St. Vincent de Paul to help families find employment today!
  • PathWays PA Adult Literacy/Financial Education VISTA 08/27/2013 PA (added 5/24/2013)
    Interested in helping adult learners obtain their GED credentials and improve their financial literacy skills? Become the Adult Literacy/Financial Educator at PathWays PA. 
  • PathWays PA Economic Opportunity VISTA 08/27/2013 PA (added 5/24/2013)
    The VISTA member will be essential in recruiting new organizations/individuals to take part in financial education in the Philadelphia area. Other projects may include data collection and tracking. 
  • PathWays PA Healthcare Financial Educator VISTA 08/27/2013 PA (added 5/24/2013)
    Ready to diagnose the needs of people looking for healthcare jobs? PathWays PA needs a motivated VISTA to support adults, youth, and employers who work to improve health care jobs in our region. 
  • PathWays PA/ IAC COC VISTA 08/27/2013 PA (added 5/24/2013)
    Support community economic wellbeing! Help us identify the needs of prospective employers and employees, support skills development of unemployed adults, and connect businesses and job seekers.
  • PathWays PA\ IAC PRMC VISTA 08/27/2013 PA Support the economic wellbeing of the community! Help us create a strong identity that resonates with a range of stakeholders; then create systems to communicate the message and track impact.
Please check back for more positions soon, including some right here at PathWays PA!


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