Job Opportunities

Stay up-to-date on the latest job and service opportunities in the Vermont Mentoring Community. Organizations with open positions are listed below. Click the organization to see which positions they are hiring for. 

1: The DREAM Program

Camp DREAM Events Coordinator 

Objective/Summary:
The primary role of the Camp DREAM Events Coordinator is to provide support for activities and events at Camp DREAM, including summer programming, winter adventure camp, corporate volunteer days, staff and volunteer retreats, and more. The position includes maintaining trails and facilities, securing and organizing supplies and equipment, coordinating work projects, developing exciting activities and programming schedules, and recruiting and organizing volunteers.

Position type/expected hours of work:
This is an AmeriCorps position with a term length designated one year, full time with a minimum hours requirement of 1700 hours. The position has a commitment length of one year. The position will have a minimum of 38 hours per week of service, in addition to required overnight stays from time to time at Camp DREAM (and longer days during sessions that will exceed minimum total).

Travel:
Travel is expected to Camp DREAM each week (about an hour north of Burlington). Obtaining your own reliable transportation is a plus.

Learn more here.


Community Organizer (AmeriCorps member) 

Vermont Position Location: White River Junction

Objective/Summary:
DREAM’s Community Organizer members are charged with two primary responsibilities that address our mission to close the opportunity gap for children in low-income housing: 

  1. Building close, positive, supportive relationships with the community of mentors, mentees, parents and partners that are assigned.
  2. Applying the Elements of Effective Practice in Mentoring to the communities for which they are responsible.

Through these two responsibilities, members will support or develop strong programs and strong communities to surround those programs. Programs include school year mentoring, summer enrichment and adventure activities.

AmeriCorps Program Type: State/National
Classification/Position Type: AmeriCorps Member
Term Type/Length: Minimum Time, minimum of 1700 hours (35-40 hours/week for a calendar year).

Learn more here.