Job Opportunities

Stay up-to-date on the latest job and service opportunities in the Vermont mentoring community.

1: Girls/Boyz First Mentoring

Girls/Boyz First Mentoring

Girls/Boyz First, Central Vermont’s community-based mentoring program, seeks a Program Director to recruit, screen, train, match, supervise and provide on-going support for 25-40 mentor pairs (adult volunteer mentors and youth mentees).
 
Qualifications: Excellent interpersonal, organizational and fundraising skills; strong written and verbal communication; strong connection to central Vermont community; ability to work independently and with diverse populations; and a desire to work with youth and families. Email resume and letter of application to girlsboyzfirst@gmail.com.
 
The position is 0.75 FTE, with flexibility and benefits, and begins August/September 2021. More information and a full job description is available on the Girls/Boyz First website.
2: Connecting Youth Mentoring

Mentoring Coordinator (.6 FTE)

CVSD is seeking a forward thinking, adaptive, inspiring professional as our new Connecting Youth Mentoring Coordinator for the Hinesburg Community School. The Coordinator matches 5th-8th grade students with caring adults in the community. The successful candidate will possess the knowledge and skills necessary to recruit, screen and train volunteer mentors as well as screen and train student mentees.

The ideal candidate will:

  • Hold a bachelor’s degree in Human Services, education, special education, or other appropriate discipline plus relevant experience in program coordination preferred (or a combination of education and experience from which comparable knowledge and skills are acquired).
  • Have a thorough understanding of resiliency and developmental assets theory.
  • Have experience in engaging and managing volunteers, developing, and maintaining relationships with school staff and parents or guardians as well as passion for working with middle school age students.

Please apply via SchoolSpring.com.