State Title I Director
State of Vermont | Barre, VT
The Consolidated Federal Programs team is seeking an experienced program leader to fill the position of State Title I Director. The federal Title I grant supports Vermont school systems in promoting equity and success for many of Vermont's most at-risk learners, including homeless students and migrants. This position oversees 2 other team members. The right candidate will enjoy a busy work environment that offers the opportunity to wear many hats and collaborate with diverse stakeholders at federal, state and local levels. Strong written and verbal communication skills are essential, as well as the ability to accurately interpret and consistently apply federal and state education law. Candidates should be strategic thinkers with a passion for creating technical supports and improving processes. Experience in public education highly preferred.
Who May Apply
This position, State Title I Director (Job Requisition #1173), is open to all State employees and external applicants.
If you would like more information about this position, please contact Jesse.Roy@vermont.gov
Please note that multiple positions in the same work location may be filled from this job posting.
Resumes will not be accepted via e-mail. You must apply online to be considered.
Normal office working conditions generally prevail. Incumbent must be able to interact, work, and deal with Department staff, educators, state, federal, and local officials, and the general public. Evening and weekend work may be required. Considerable travel is necessary for which private means of transportation must be available
Master's degree AND five (5) years or more of experience at or above a professional level in the broad field of education or human services, INCLUDING one (1) year or more with planning, policy, program administration or a program evaluation role AND two (2) years or more of supervisory experience.
Bachelor's degree AND seven (7) years or more of experience at or above a professional level in the broad field of education or human services, INCLUDING one (1) year or more with planning, policy, program administration or a program evaluation role AND two (2) years or more of supervisory experience.
Experience in public education highly preferred.
As a State employee you are offered a great career opportunity, but it's more than a paycheck. The State's total compensation package features an outstanding set of employee benefits that are worth about 30% of your total compensation, including:
- 80% State paid medical premium
- Dental Plan at no cost for employees and their families
- Flexible Spending healthcare and childcare reimbursement accounts
- Two ways to save for your retirement: A State defined benefit pension plan and a deferred compensation 457(b) plan
- Work/Life balance: 11 paid holidays each year and a generous leave plan; many jobs also allow for a flexible schedule
- Low cost group life insurance
- Tuition Reimbursement
- Incentive-based Wellness Program
- Qualified Employer for Public Service Student Loan Forgiveness Program
Equal Opportunity Employer
The State of Vermont is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Applications from women, individuals with disabilities, veterans, and people from diverse cultural backgrounds are encouraged.
Nearest Major Market: Barre
Nearest Secondary Market: Montpelier