Buena Vista University (BVU) seeks personable and community
oriented AmeriCorps Community Engagement Coordinator who is a
self-driven professional with the desire to mentor college students
to make a difference.
The successful applicant will have the primary responsibility for
recruiting and managing the BV Buddies mentoring program. They will
also serve with educators, volunteers and non-profits to develop
trainings, educational sessions based on the population being
served and developing strategies to implement civic engagement into
more areas of campus to meet community needs. Qualified applicants
must be highly motivated, personable, flexible, detail focused and
adaptable to changing environments and possess excellent
interpersonal, written communication and presentation skills.
Bachelor's degree and valid driver’s license are required. A
background check will be conducted on the final candidate. This 11
month position is supported by the Iowa Campus Compact AmeriCorps