The Vermont Community Garden Network (VCGN) is dedicated to growing healthy and connected communities through hands-on food and garden education and resources and technical assistance for community-based groups.

We are seeking a full-time Executive Director (ED) based in our Burlington, Vt. office. The ED reports to the Board of Directors, and works with the Board and Staff to establish the mission, vision, strategic plan, and long term sustainability and success of VCGN. The ED is responsible for fulfilling the mission, fundraising, fiscal management, program oversight, human resources, and staff development.

We are seeking a candidate who has experience in nonprofit administration and management, proven success with fundraising activities, and demonstrated expertise in financial and project management. We have a strong preference for applicants knowledgeable about community-based agriculture and/or who have experience with community garden development and/or food access programming.

Please submit a resume and letter of interest to with “Executive Director Position” in the subject line. The position will remain open until filled with an anticipated start date of mid-January 2018.

A full job description is available on the VCGN web site:

Job Details

  • Position Type: Executive
  • Location: Vermont (statewide)
  • Employment Type/ Status: Full Time

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