As a VISTA Member at Christian Community Action (CCA), you will help end poverty by impacting job readiness for individuals thus transitioning them out of crisis to self- sufficiency. Major functions include cultivating a full understanding of CCA’s mission and programs to determine effective service approaches, developing strategies to enhance student engagement, identifying student engagement barriers, developing tools to overcome identified barriers and reviewing curriculum for appropriateness and that it is effectively measuring student success. VISTAs serve their communities through indirect service. The programs developed by the Life Skills and Job Readiness VISTA will endure for years, however the VISTA member will have limited interaction with CCA clients and will be based in an office setting. Applicants should possess strong verbal and written communication skills, excellent time management skills, be punctual, reliant, assertive and self-motivated.