Position: Executive Director

Jefferson County Literacy Council, Inc.

Building Strong Communities through Literacy is the mission of the Jefferson County Literacy Council (JCLC) based in Jefferson, Wisconsin. The non-profit agency is searching for an Executive Director that values being a leader and working with a dedicated team of staff and volunteers to provide instructional services to adults and families throughout the county to improve literacy.

The Executive Director is responsible for establishing and executing the goals and objectives of the organization. The position reports directly to the Board of Directors and assumes responsibility for policies established by this group. Leadership, direction, and guidance are provided to agency staff by developing and maintaining an organizational structure, hiring and training, guiding professional development, and evaluating performance.

Duties and Responsibilities include agency administration, staff supervision, financial management, instruction, and community relations.

A Bachelor’s degree and minimum of five years professional experience are required. Additional qualifications include experience writing and administering federal grants, demonstrated success in fundraising, and the ability to multi-task and follow multiple projects through to completion. A Master’s degree and Bilingual English/Spanish skills are a plus.

This salaried position offers flexibility as a 32 hour per week role. Some evening and weekend hours are required. Salary is commensurate with experience.

If this is an ideal opportunity for you, email your resume and cover letter toerobinson(at)fortlibrary.org
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Job Type: Part-time

Pay: From $24.00 per hour


  • 8 hour shift


  • Bachelor's (Preferred)


  • professional: 5 years (Preferred)

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  • One location

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  • Remote interview process

  • Virtual meetings

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