Fair Housing

Fair Housing

Education and Outreach Coordinator

 

The Champlain Valley Office of Economic Opportunity / Fair Housing Project (FHP) seeks an experienced, energetic, and committed individual with a high degree of initiative to join our team.

 

We are looking for a motivated individual to assist the FHP Director with education and outreach to and with organizations, municipalities and the general public about fair housing rights, history, affirmatively furthering fair housing, and building inclusive communities in Vermont. Our ideal candidate will have good communication and facilitation skills and be able to keep a working knowledge of fair housing laws and public policies affecting housing opportunities for people in protected classes.

 

Our successful applicant will have a Bachelor’s degree in social science, community development or public communications, Master’s degree preferred; plus two years of relevant experience or a combination of education and experience from which comparable knowledge and skills have been acquired.  Knowledge of affordable housing and community development issues generally, with particular knowledge, and strong interest in acquiring more knowledge of fair housing laws and means of creating more inclusive and affordable communities. Excellent verbal and written communication skills; bilingual abilities are a plus. Working knowledge of social media outlets required. Community organizing experience and public relations skills are helpful.  A good driving record and access to a private vehicle is necessary.  Please view our job description:  Education and Outreach Coordinator

 

This is a 20 hour / week position with excellent benefits.  To apply, please send a cover letter and resume to:  FHPoutreach@cvoeo.org   Review of applications begins immediately and will continue until suitable candidates are found.
 

 

 

CVOEO IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER

CVOEO addresses fundamental issues of economic, social, and racial justice and works with people to achieve economic independence.


 

Serving more than 10,000 households annually,
impacting the lives of over 20,000 individuals