ReDefiners World Languages is looking for talented and passionate individuals to join our team of interns and volunteers.
Whether you are interested in business, fund development, communications, marketing, or education, we have an opportunity for you!
Apply today and make a difference!
Join ReDefiners World Languages today and make a significant impact on our organizational capacity in the inaugural year of our VISTA program. Your contribution will play a crucial role in expanding our educational programs.
Become an AmeriCorps VISTA member and serve at ReDefiners!
Application deadline: Coming Soon
Living Allowance: $62.69 per day / $877.66 bi-weekly ($22,881.85 Annually)
Relocation Allowance: Individuals who are moving more than 50 miles from their home of record to their service site are eligible for relocation assistance, up to $1,000
End of Service Award: Choose between education expenses or cash stipend
Healthcare Benefit: Reimbursement or healthcare plan with dental and vision
Professional Development: Access to in-person and virtual opportunities
Non-Competitive Eligibility: Apply for federal jobs without competition
Leave: Personal, medical, holidays, family, emergency, military, and jury duty
Alumni Network Access: Networking for career opportunities
Federal Leave & Retirement Credit: Service counts toward pension
Loan Forbearance & Deferment: Options for federal student loans
Segal Award Match: Scholarships or tuition funding
Settling-In Allowance: One-time payment of $750 intended to cover initial moving costs
Service-Related Transportation: Reimbursement for service-related travel
Performance Incentives: Gift cards for milestone achievements
Development VISTA Member (Position Filled)
The Development VISTA Member will develop and implement development strategies to increase awareness of ReDefiners' educational programs, recruit new members, and enroll volunteers and community partners. They will also assist in the development of a donor recruitment plan, research funding opportunities, and support the creation of donor retention strategies.
Community Support VISTA Member
The Community Support VISTA Member will be an essential part in increasing awareness and enrollment in educational programs enrollment at ReDefiners. VISTA members will help develop and implement strategies for recruitment of new members, engagement and enrollment among participants, volunteers and community partners.
Community Engagement VISTA Member (2)
We are looking for two (2) Community Engagement VISTA Members, who will be an essential part in increasing awareness of educational programs at ReDefiners. VISTA members will help develop and implement strategies for recruitment of new members, engagement and enrollment among participants, volunteers and community partners.
Marketing VISTA Member
The Marketing VISTA Member will be an essential part in increasing awareness of educational programs at ReDefiners. VISTA members will help develop and implement strategies for recruitment of new members, engagement and enrollment among participants, volunteers and community partners through marketing campaigns and strategies.
Senior Literacy Tutor (ages 55+)
As a Senior Academic Tutor, your main responsibility will be to provide 1:1 academic tutoring to students based on their specific needs. We are looking for volunteers who are 55+. You will conduct one-hour tutoring sessions at one of our three convenient locations in Tampa, FL. Additionally, you will have regular debriefs with parents or caregivers to foster parent engagement and ensure the best possible support for the students.
Program Benefits: Insurance Coverage from accident, personal liability, and excess automobile liability insurance coverage for your peace of mind. Qualified, low-income volunteers are eligible to receive a modest stipend as a token of appreciation for their commitment and dedication.
Join ReDefiners World Languages today and make a significant impact on our organizational capacity in the inaugural year of our STATE program. Your contribution will play a crucial role in expanding our educational programs.
Become an AmeriCorps STATE member and serve at ReDefiners!
Application deadline: September 30, 2023
Segal Education Award
America’s Service Commission: Member Assistance Program (MAP)
Hands on experience
Contribution to community initiative
AmeriCorps Academic Tutor
Purpose of Position: Provide 1:1 academic tutoring to Kindergarten - 5th grade students, with a focus on Literacy Development.
Duties & Responsibilities:
● Plan, prepare, and execute dynamic student-centered sessions that follow established
● Conduct interactive and engaging 1-hour tutoring sessions in English
● Record and complete student progress reports after each session
● Submit all student daily reports to program coordinator
● Submit hours worked at the end of each shift
● Complete and submit weekly updates to the program coordinator
● Provide 5-10 minute debrief with caregiver in English or Spanish at the end of each
tutoring session to communicate student progress
● Commit to arriving on time and prepared for each tutoring session
● Commit to regular training and professional development
● Participate in team meetings
● Participate in quarterly team gatherings
● Complete all required trainings
● Complete at least 900 hours of service each year in service
Part-time, 20 hours per week, schedule will fall Monday-Friday anywhere between 7:40 am and 6:00 pm and Saturdays; 11:00am - 3:00pm
Number of Openings: 20
Enrollment Term: Ongoing
ReDefiners Office- 8056 N. 56th St., Tampa, FL 33617
Mort Elementary- School 1806 E Bearss Ave East, Tampa, FL 33613
Family Enrichment Center - 1002 E MLK Jr Blvd, Tampa, FL 33603
Clearwater Neighborhood Family Center- 900 North Dr. MLK Jr. Ave., Clearwater, FL33755
ReDefiners Volunteer Positions
Literacy Tutor (all ages)
As an Academic Tutor, you will play a vital role in providing 1:1 tutoring to students based on their individual needs. Whether you're a seasoned professional or just starting your tutoring journey, we welcome tutors of all ages to join our dedicated team. You will have the opportunity to make a real difference in students' lives by helping them achieve academic success.
Program Benefits: flexible schedule, skill enhancement, professional development, contribution to community initiative.
Summer Program Volunteer
As a Summer Program Support Assistant, your main objective will be to support the Summer Program Coordinator and/or teachers in ensuring that students have a safe and fun summer. You will contribute to the success of the Summer Spanish Language Immersion and Technology Program by assisting with various activities, crafts, material preparation, outdoor fitness, and mealtime. Your dedication and enthusiasm will help create a clean, safe, and respectful environment where children can have an unforgettable summer full of adventure and learning.
As a Blog Writer, you will play a crucial role in creating engaging and informative content for our organization's blog. Your words will help us connect with our audience, share our mission, and raise awareness about the important work we do. Working closely with the Marketing Director and Blog Editor, you will have the opportunity to showcase your writing skills, develop your voice, and contribute to our overall marketing strategy.
Professional Growth: Refine your writing skills, develop a professional portfolio, and receive guidance from experienced professionals.
Meaningful Contribution: Make a positive impact, raise awareness, and inspire support for our cause.
Networking Opportunities: Connect and collaborate with professionals in marketing and the nonprofit sector.
Flexibility and Independence: Work remotely, manage your own schedule, and contribute to a collaborative team environment.
King High School Student
“ReDefiners offers flexible opportunities just right for my high school club to give back to the community.”
INTO University of South Florida Students
“As international students, it is hard to find ways to have real experiences off campus. We've had fun and learned a lot more about American culture .”
2017 Board of Directors
“This grassroots organization is doing something that no one else is...making language educator a priority and we want to see it thrive!"