VIA is a grassroots network of clergy & faith communities across VT working to improve the quality of life of all Vermonters by addressing social justice issues through effecting systemic change. To join us, see job listings below.
All positions are open until filled.
VIA is seeking a Community Organizer to coordinate our Brattleboro chapter and build out a chapter in Bennington county. The organizer will engage and develop clergy and grassroots community leaders to shape public policy in areas of social concern affecting their communities.
Vermont Interfaith Action is an affiliate of the Faith in Action (FIA) National Network, the largest network of faith-based community organizing federations in the country.
VIA has a strong learning culture which includes weekly staff development sessions as well as FIA regional and national training. We place a high priority on personal learning, relationship building and creating a respectful multi-faith organization. This position is part-time (averaging 20 hours per week) with some travel, nights and weekends involved.
VIA is an equal opportunity employer. We value a diverse workforce and an inclusive office culture. We strongly encourage applications from all qualified individuals without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, national origin, marital status, disability, veteran status, or prior involvement in the criminal justice system.
Salary is commensurate with experience. Benefits include employer paid medical (including dental and vision) insurance; retirement SEP IRA; and generous vacation, holiday and sick leave. Applications accepted until position filled.
To apply, email a cover letter and resume to email@example.com. Please include in the subject line of the email: your last name and Southern VT Organizer. Please indicate where you learned of this position.
Clergy march carrying the VIA banner. Others have monarch butterfly cut-outs hoisted on poles.