EMPLOYMENT

Join the movement of health and well-being in Leadville and Lake County!

Lake County Build a Generation is currently accepting applications for the following positions:

YMP Coordinator; Lead on Behavioral Health/Tobacco Prevention and Youth Leadership

Do you have the ability to develop a mentoring relationship with youth?

Do you have strong leadership skills?

Do you have strong communication and conflict resolution skills?

Would you consider yourself an entrepreneur?

Are you able to identify, outline, and complete key steps on a new or innovative project in order to reach a stated goal?

Then consider applying to be a full-time YMP Coordinator; Lead on Behavioral Health/Tobacco Prevention and Youth Leadership.

 

The YMP Coordinator; Lead on Behavioral Health/Tobacco Prevention and Youth Leadership will support Lake County Build a Generation’s efforts to improve health outcomes for youth and families in Lake County. The YMP Coordinator; Lead on Behavioral Health/Tobacco Prevention and Youth Leadership will do so by working with youth on improving behavioral health outcomes in Lake County, particularly related to alcohol, marijuana and tobacco.

In 2018, this work will include hiring and supporting 2 youth interns and working with other staff to document best practices in working with youth (toward the development of an LCBAG Guide to Youth Engagement) and develop a plan for a youth coalition that can move forward a systems change initiative related to behavioral health. It will also include working with these youth on a research project to prioritize key tobacco prevention issues in Lake County and implement a Speak Now social marketing campaign.  This position will also be responsible for ensuring all tobacco prevention deliverables are completed and will co-facilitate the YMP/HE Steering Committee.

For more information and how to apply, please read the full job description.

This position is open until filled.

To apply, please send a cover letter, resume and the contact information (phone number and email) for three professional references to Katie Baldassar, LCBAG Director, at katie@lcbag.org. The professional references should be able to speak to the candidate’s skill set for this position, and must include at least one former supervisor.
RFP for Independent Research and Facilitation for Lake County Housing Coalition

Lake County Build a Generation (a project of the Lake County Public Health Agency) and the Lake County Housing Coalition are seeking independent research and facilitation proposals from contractors to support the Housing Coalition in the following: (1) formalize membership and decision-making structures within the Lake County Housing Coalition, (2) conduct specific research projects to fill information gaps, and (3) agree on an action plan for moving forward with recommendations from a 2018 Housing Assessment.

The ultimate goal of this work is to support the preservation, protection, and expansion of the supply of affordable housing in Lake County.

Proposals must include the following elements, in order. Proposals should only be in MS Word or PDF format. Email all proposals to Katie Baldassar at katie@lcbag.org.

  1. Contact Information: Name, organization (if applicable), and contact information.
  2. Services Needed: Briefly describe how you will address the services listed in Section II.
  3. Experience:
    1. Describe your experience with developing affordable housing interventions in communities.
    2. Describe your experience with facilitating multi-stakeholder meetings.
    3. Provide 2-4 examples of previous work in a similar role.
  4. Project Coordination: Describe how you plan to manage the project and communicate with all of the participating agencies and Lake County Build a Generation
  5. Cost: Provide a cost plan for the Services Needed
  6. Resume: Resume, CV and/or background and skills for relevant staff
  7. References: Name, phone number, and email contact information for three (3) references that can speak to your experience. Additional references may be requested.

Section VII: Proposed Timeline and Questions

January 15, 2019:  Proposals Due to Katie Baldassar, katie@lcbag.org

January 25, 2019:  Proposals Reviewed

February 4, 2018:  Contract Signed

July 30, 2019:  Contract ends and all deliverables due

For more information, read the full Request for Proposals: RFP

Contract Child Care

Energetic, fun individuals who love working with children are needed for Contract Child Care work! We have various events throughout the year that require child care, with hours ranging from 1-5. Compensation is $18/hour for adults and $10/hour for youth.

To apply, please fill out our Child Care Application, sign this background check authorization form, authorizing us to conduct a background check, and fill out this W-9. Please email forms to Rachelle Collins at rachelle@lcbag.org or bring them by our office at 711 Harrison Ave.

Contract Interpretation

Lake County Build a Generation seeks bilingual community members, particularly those with interpretation training or certifications, for Contract Simultaneous Interpretation work. We have various events throughout the year that require interpretation, with hours ranging from 1-5. Compensation is $25/hour. Candidates may be asked to complete an interpretation assessment. To apply, please fill out our Interpretation Application and this W-9. Please email forms to Rachelle Collins at rachelle@lcbag.org or bring them by our office at 711 Harrison Ave.