Executive Director

Addison County Restorative Justice Services - Middlebury, VT


Executive Director

Addison County Restorative Justice Services, located in Middlebury, Vermont is seeking an Executive Director who shall have overall responsibility for the administrative and fiscal management of the agency, including all personnel matters and oversight of all client services.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:

The ACRJS Executive Director will develop excellent working relationships with other agencies, Vermont Courts, Law Enforcement and Community Stakeholders.

Is responsible for assuring that programs operate within and implements the statutory, regulatory, and policy guidelines of the agency and all its programs.

Create and develop new and innovative programs appropriate to the mission and goals of ACRJS.

Responsible for recruitment, hiring, training, evaluation, supervision, and support of all ACRJS staff.

Coordinate the development of effective community restorative panels through active volunteer recruitment and training.

The successful candidate will possess excellent Leadership skills, compatible to a teamwork environment, and excellent verbal and written communications skills.

Excellent fiscal management skills and ability to seek new revenue sources including grant writing.

Excellent organizational and computer skills and ability to work independently.

Bachelor’s Degree or equivalent education and relevant work experience.

Previous experience in Restorative Justice or the Criminal Justice System preferred.

Must have a valid Driver’s License, own transportation, proof of insurance, able to pass a criminal and financial background check.

The Executive Director will report directly to the Board of Directors.

ACRJS is an equal opportunity employer.

ACRJS is a community-based nonprofit organization dedicated to providing restorative justice programs to residents of Addison County. More information about ACRJS is available at www.acrjs.org/

Please send a Cover Letter, Resume, and Writing Sample.

Job Type: Full-time


  • Bachelor's (Required)