Employment Opportunity: Asheville High School/SILSA Community Coordinator

$48,000 Annually; Benefits Offered; Full-Time

This is a full-time position with United Way of Asheville and Buncombe County (UWABC), however the employee will work full-time at Asheville High School/SILSA. This position provides an opportunity for meaningful engagement with area nonprofits, school systems and community volunteers.

We know that thriving and belonging in today’s society requires a high-quality education and that graduating from high school ready for college or a career is a powerful predictor of future economic and health outcomes for both the individual and the community where they live.

Our key focus, Community Schools, is a systems-based, equity-centered strategy that coordinates partnerships and resources through the local schools to accelerate equitable outcomes in health, education, and employment.

If you are passionate about and experienced in building and sustaining strong school-community partnerships, supporting student achievement, and promoting family and community engagement, then this position is for you.

The Community School Coordinator will build, maintain, and strengthen school and community partnerships to help meet the needs of students and families throughout the assigned district. Several primary functions of the position include:

  • Supporting student achievement by addressing barriers to necessary services and supports
  • Engaging parents, families, and the community at the school
  • Enabling more efficient and effective use of key resources and community partnerships

See the full position description for the Community School Coordinator for Asheville High / SILSA and apply at www.ziprecruiter.com/job/06fa39c0.

Application Deadline: Sunday, March 21, 2021

United Way of Asheville and Buncombe County is an equal employment opportunity employer and all qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability status, protected veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.


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