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Literacy Leader positions

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Literacy Leadership Program (positions throughout Minnesota and Wisconsin) Pave the way for stronger literacy programs in MN and WI communities! Become a Literacy Leader to tackle educational barriers for low-income, immigrant or refugee children, youth, adults or families. *Apply now to our general listing here and we will refer you to specific positions that align with your interests and strengths.

See below for specific positions, including the links to each application.

English Learning Center – Program Development VISTA (Minneapolis, MN) Improve services for adults learning English! Get to know a diverse group of students, a dynamic staff team, and the ins and outs of adult education while helping learners track and meet their goals.

Hopewell Music Cooperative North - Donor Relations Project (Minneapolis, MN) Help students in Minneapolis foster a love of music and build your development skills. If you like music and want to work with an innovative non-profit music school, this position is for you!

Isuroon - Literacy Volunteer Program VISTA (Burnsville, MN) Join a grassroots nonprofit to improve literacy services to Somali adults and youth! You will create a volunteer program that helps families gain the literacy skills they need to achieve their goals.

Literacy Minnesota - Access Coordinator (St Paul, MN) Break down barriers for learners and volunteers with disabilities at Minnesota Adult Basic Education sites. Help your community access literacy services and achieve their goals!

Literacy Minnesota - Distance Learning Project (St Paul, MN) Do you have a passion for education and technology? Spend a year working with state leaders to build capacity around distance learning opportunities for Minnesota adult learners!

Literacy Minnesota - Open Door Collective (St Paul, MN) Literacy Minnesota’s Open Door Collective is a national program dedicated to reducing poverty through literacy. Make a difference by growing membership and finding funding for this important work!

Literacy Minnesota - Open Door Learning Center Northeast - Outreach & Learner Engagement (Minneapolis, MN) Increase participant voice and input to drive programming in our Open Door Learning Centers, and cultivate relationships with outside partners and other stakeholders. Literacy changes everything!

Literacy Minnesota - VISTA Leader (St Paul, MN) Do you have at least one year of full-time experience with VISTA, Peace Corps, AmeriCorps (1700 hours) or NCCC?** Flex your leadership muscles! Become a VISTA Leader and support your fellow national service members as they eliminate educational barriers for underserved children, youth, adults or families. *2 positions available.

  • **Some exceptions to the prior service completion requirement may be allowed, if you have completed at least 50% of your full-time service and exited early due to COVID-19. Please refer to the AmeriCorps COVID-19 FAQ for more.

MORE - Workplace Engagement Adult Literacy (St Paul, MN) It is truly not easy being a New American right now - create opportunities for your community members’ success! Join MORE as we respect, develop and invest in our newest neighbors!

Urban Strategies, Inc. at Heritage Park - Career Connects (Minneapolis, MN) Support the educational attainment, employment opportunities and economic mobility of 115 young adults in Heritage Park with the USI Career Connects program!

Duluth Public Library - School Readiness Outreach (Duluth, MN) Kids can’t get themselves school-ready. They need the support of their families, schools and community—and they need you! Help us collaborate to improve equity and close the school-readiness gap.

East Central Regional Library - Early Literacy (Cambridge, MN) Are you ready to Talk, Sing, Read, Write and Play your year away? Join East Central Regional Library in changing lives as we grow storytimes to ensure that every child is ready to read.

Great River Regional Library - Youth Literacy (St Cloud, MN) Make it matter! Research and develop child and youth public library programs that build literacy, leadership and school achievement, especially among low-income, BIPOC and at-risk youth.

Hands Across the World - Digital Equity (St Cloud, MN) Help support our students as they navigate the digital age! Seeking innovator to design, build and launch a hybrid learning model to build digital equity for refugee and immigrant students and families.

Mankato Youth Place - Youth Literacy (Mankato, MN) Build volunteer capacity and develop new literacy programming for Mankato area youth! Mankato Youth Place serves kids in the greater Mankato area. We are PASSIONATE about academics!

Moorhead ABE - Family Literacy & Digital Equity (Moorhead, MN) Be an AmeriCorps VISTA at Vista Center for Education as we connect adults with technology and schools!

Promise Neighborhood of Central Minnesota - Reading Club (St Cloud, MN) Literacy is the key to growth and development. Join us as we deliver on our PROMISE to improve literacy!

United Way of Central Minnesota - Partner for Student Success - Black Literacy Program (St Cloud, MN) Use your energy to ignite the power of reading to develop positive cultural identity and literacy skills. Work with organizations to unite, develop and align curriculum to strengthen opportunities.

West Central Wisconsin Community Action Agency, Inc. (West CAP) - Digital Equity and Technology Integration (Glenwood City, WI) Help West CAP Literacy reboot our Adult Literacy Program. COVID has reduced our number of learners and volunteer tutors. It’s time to rebuild our literacy program and make it better than ever!

 

Literacy Minnesota - Children's Virtual Tutoring Initiative (St Paul) Online education is here to stay! Help us lead children’s literacy tutoring programming into the virtual age and build your professional skills and network.

30,000 ft (formerly ANEW BAM) - Literacy Leader (St Paul) Youth literacy development opportunity incorporating arts, games and tech learning for a culturally relevant experience in East Saint Paul. Join us!

East Side Neighborhood Services - Culturally Relevant Literacy (Minneapolis) Help support the next generation of voices and visionaries! We believe that youth shape our shared future through self-determination, family connection, and community stewardship. Join our team to develop systems and structures so that all young people can achieve success.

English Learning Center - Program Development VISTA (Minneapolis) Improve services for adults learning English! Get to know a diverse group of students, a dynamic staff team, and the ins and outs of adult education while helping learners track and meet their goals.

Hopewell Music - Webber Camden Youth Center (Minneapolis) Music, Technology and Youth! Join Hopewell’s newest program, the Webber Camden Youth Center. The WCYC is a safe space for teens to learn recording and technology, get homework help and make friends.

International Institute of Minnesota - Curriculum and Outreach VISTA (St Paul) International Institute of MN seeks a Literacy Leader to enhance their experience in the education field by developing curriculum, in-kind donation pipelines, and technology communication systems. 

Literacy Minnesota - Children's Virtual Tutoring Initiative (St Paul) Online education is here to stay! Help us lead children’s literacy tutoring programming into the virtual age and build your professional skills and network.

Literacy Minnesota - Distance Learning (St Paul) Do you have a passion for education and technology? Spend next year working with state leaders to build capacity around distance learning opportunities for Minnesota adult learners!

Literacy Minnesota - Open Door Navigation VISTA (Minneapolis) Passion for equity in adult education? Heart for making change? Support volunteers working with adult learners to break through barriers and realize their full potential. Literacy changes everything. 

Literacy Minnesota - Open Door Learning Center-Northeast - Outreach & Learner Engagement (Minneapolis) Increase participant voice and input to drive programming in our Open Door Learning Centers, and cultivate relationships with outside partners and other stakeholders. Literacy changes everything! 

Literacy Minnesota - VISTA Leader (St Paul) Do you have a year of full-time experience with Peace Corps, AmeriCorps (1700 hours), or VISTA? Build leadership by providing training, support, and resources to a statewide corps of 20 year-long Literacy Leaders and 70+ summer VISTAs. 2 positions available.

Literacy Minnesota - Volunteer Outreach Department - Access project (St Paul) Nearly 1 in 5 people living in the U.S. has a disability. Break down barriers for learners and volunteers with disabilities at Minnesota Adult Basic Education sites. Help your community access literacy services and achieve their goals!

Minnesota Youth Story Squad, University of Minnesota, Twin Cities Campus (Minneapolis) Minnesota Youth Story Squad addresses educational opportunity gaps and amplifies voices through storytelling to engage youth in Twin Cities schools. Our Literacy Leader will work with us to build capacity as we expand our programming to Minneapolis and St. Paul public middle and high schools.

MORE - Workplace Engagement Adult Literacy (St Paul) It is truly not easy being a New American right now - show them they matter and create opportunities for their success! Join MORE as we respect, develop and invest in our newest neighbors!

Neighborhood House - Youth Literacy (St Paul) Be a part of a helping tradition that spans 3 centuries. Assist the next generation of leaders by improving the opportunities of under-served youth. You can be a key to unlocking their potential. 

Promise Neighborhood of Central Minnesota (St Cloud) Literacy is the key to growth and development. Join us as we deliver on our PROMISE to improve literacy. 

Simpson Housing Services - Culturally Relevant Curriculum Development (Minneapolis) Use your love of literacy to break the cycle of homelessness!  If you have a passion for justice, culturally-responsive education, and relationships, then we have a place for you. 

United Way of Central Minnesota - Partner for Student Success (St Cloud) Ignite the power reading can have for new immigrants. Work with local organizations providing out of school time support to families; unite and align curriculum to strengthen our collective impact.

Urban Strategies at Heritage Park - Youth Literacy (Minneapolis) Develop creative programming to serve at-risk, low-income youth of color, and English language learners at Urban Strategies in Heritage Park. Join our dynamic team of dedicated professionals!