Building Bright Futures Regional Coordinator for the Northeast Kingdom
Are you interested in making Vermont a better place for children and families? Do you believe that the best way to tackle complex social issues is to bring together a diverse group of partners to work toward a common goal? Building Bright Futures (BBF) is seeking a collaborative leader to be the Regional Coordinator supporting early childhood councils in the Caledonia/Southern Essex and Orleans/Northern Essex regions serving the greater St. Johnsbury and Newport areas. This is a great opportunity to join a vibrant, public-private partnership with statewide impact on Vermont's early childhood system, and deeply engage with two rich and unique Vermont regions in their collective efforts improve outcomes for young children and families.
BBF regional councils bring together a diverse group of community members who are committed to children and families to identify gaps, share best practices, strategize, and support response to community issues through their regional action plans. Regional councils also create community engagement opportunities to foster positive change for young children. Councils advise the BBF State Advisory Council on local issues, needs, and bright spots to strengthen both local and statewide systems of care, health, and education.
The Regional Coordinator is responsible for supporting regional council operations in both regions, coordinating the implementation of each region's action plan, and serving as a liaison between the regions and BBF's statewide network. The ideal candidate will have a proven ability to foster coordination and cooperation among diverse partners, excellent facilitation skills, and be organized and results-oriented. Regional coordinators are based from home with the ability to travel regularly to support work in both regions.
The Regional Coordinator position a full-time position with a competitive salary, flexible work schedule, comprehensive benefits, and vacation package.
To apply please submit your resume, cover letter and three references by January 21st at 5:00pm to email@example.com Position is open until filled.