Published on June 25th, 2014 | by Burlington Partnership


Coalition Director Position Open

The Burlington Partnership for a Healthy Community is seeking a Coalition Director:

Do you get excited about supporting healthy community development?!  We are looking for an organized, enthusiastic leader with vision, compassion, and an eye toward the possibilities that support our mission of positively impacting the Burlington community by addressing the causes and consequences of substance abuse.

We want someone with attention to detail, who has experience leading with integrity in a non-profit, and demonstrated community engagement skills. This position is responsible for overseeing the administration, programs, and strategic plan of the organization. Other duties include oversight of staff, sustainability, and community outreach. The Director must be a strong advocate for a public health approach to policy development and practice both locally and statewide. The position is supervised by an advisory Board of Directors in adherence with the standards of a fiscal agent.

The person we are looking for appreciates youth energy and engagement in community change initiatives. Prior experience working with youth; substance abuse prevention, treatment, or recovery; or healthy community design is beneficial.

This is a full-time benefited position with a flexible schedule. Salary commensurate with experience and qualifications. If interested, send cover letter highlighting your skills and talents and resume by 10/27/14, Attn: Helena Van Voorst to or PO Box 1353, Burlington, VT 05402

A full job description for the position can be found here: 2014_Director_Job_Description.

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