Community Engagement Coordinator

Middlebury Area Land Trust

Middlebury, Vermont

Job Type Temporary
Salary Details $22,950 stipend
Deadline Jul 01, 2022
Required Experience 0 - 1 years

The Middlebury Area Land Trust (MALT) works with our community to conserve natural and productive landscapes, and to enhance scenic, recreational, and educational opportunities. Based in Middlebury, VT and serving Addison County, this AmeriCorps Member position will maintain and protect 3,700+ acres of  conserved lands and 30 miles of public recreation trails. The member will inspire and foster a strong environmental ethic through nature science education for youth and adults while inspiring responsible outdoor recreation.

Essential Functions:

  • Teach environmental education programs for audiences ages 3 to adulthood, including schools, camps, professional partners, and family groups;
  • Co-develop and teach summer day camps for children ages 3-14, mentor and supervise teen counselors-in-training
  • Serve directly and side-by-side with volunteers while maintaining 30+ miles of trail. Recruit, coordinate, and engage 100+ volunteers on the trails;
  • Directly steward MALT’s conserved lands with an emphasis on invasive species management, engaging volunteers to make direct improvements;
  • Serve directly in MALT’s 4-year campaign to increase equitable public access to MALT’s 3,700+ acres of public lands and 30+ miles of trails;
  • Maintain performance measurement records for all education programs and lead a strategic assessment of MALT’s currently served audiences, leading to a recommendation for more equitable engagement with MALT’s programs;
  • Participate in an Independent Service Project under the guidance of VHCB AmeriCorps
  • Participate in all VHCB AmeriCorps Trainings, Service Days, Events, and Program Initiatives.
  • Engage in professional and personal development activities and networking opportunities.

Start date:

September 7, 2022

Visit: www.maltvt.org/staff-and-careers

HOW TO APPLY

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