Catamount Trail Association Youth Program and Outreach Coordinator Position

The Catamount Trail Association (CTA) is seeking a highly motivated individual to fill a one-year full-time AmeriCorps position as Youth Program and Outreach Coordinator.

Responsibilities include coordinating and instructing our youth ski program, recruiting, coordinating, and leading volunteers in CTA trail projects and events; instructing youth and adult cross country and backcountry ski clinics; supporting staff in CTA events; conducting outreach for CTA at local events; maintaining CTA’s website and social media; creating blog posts and news releases; and providing general office support.

The ideal candidate is a highly motivated, organized, outgoing, and self-directed individual who is willing to solve problems and take on challenging tasks.  The full-time position will be a combination of outdoor and indoor work.  Recreational cross-country skiing experience required.  Must have access to a car.

This position is Full Time: Requires 1,700 hours and serves approximately 40 hours per week for 11 months.   Member will receive a living allowance of $17,850 (pre-tax), and an education award of $5,815 (pre-tax) upon successful completion of service.  Other benefits include health insurance, federal school loan forbearance, and various training opportunities.

To apply, applicants must complete an online application through the MyAmeriCorps Portal https://www.vhcb.org/americorps/menu_events/positions/.

In addition to completing the online application, interested candidates are highly encouraged to send a cover letter, resume, three references, and two letters of recommendation to Amy Kelsey <mailto:akelsey@catamounttrail.org>  by August 1, 2017.  This is typically a very popular position.  Interested applicants should submit their materials as soon as possible.
Please forward this to other lists and interested parties.  Thank you!
Amy Kelsey
Executive Director
Catamount Trail Association
1 Mill Street, #350
Burlington, VT 05401
office: 802-864-5794
cell: 802-598-4551
akelsey@catamounttrail.org
www.catamounttrail.org

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