Girl PowHER Lead | Vail Valley Foundation

Girl PowHER Lead

The Vail Valley Foundation (VVF) is seeking a Program Lead for its YouthPower365 Girl PowHER Program! Join an energetic team focused on empowering young women in middle and high schools through-out the Vail Valley. A successful candidate will be creative, detail oriented, organized, enthusiastic, innovative, have excellent communication skills, and a track record of success working with young women. The Girl PowHER Lead must be genuinely passionate about the success of young women living our beautiful mountain community.


  • Bachelor’s degree.
  • Experience working with middle and/or high school youth.
  • Ability to create and deliver curriculum to middle and high school aged girls.
  • Knowledge and experience in gender specific curriculum design.
  • Experience in development; cultivating and nurturing donor relationships.
  • Ability to cultivate and sustain community relationships.
  • Project management experience.
  • Knowledge of managing and operating with-in a set budget.
  • Experience in leadership and management.
  • Ability to thrive with a varying work schedule including nights and weekends.
  • Interest in engaging in a broad spectrum of VVF activities.
  • A strong sense of adventure & fun!
  • Continually innovate the Girl PowHER curriculum, along with community and program partners, to: build grit and resilience, expand on each participant’s sense of adventure, support an environment of academic excellence, incorporate arts and culture.
  • Prepare and manage the Girl PowHER Pro-gram budget.
  • Communicate and organize delivery of Girl PowHER Program at all schools which Girl PowHER operates or is expanding; includes coordinating with in-school staff, outside presenters, facilitators and mentors.
  • Refine and expand special event, weekend and summer Girl PowHER programming.
  • Maintain and build community relationships to partner with Girl PowHER for both delivery and program support.
  • Organize the annual PowHER Up for Success event.
  • Serve as a spokesperson for Girl PowHER.
  • Assist development and fundraising team in the planning and delivery of the annual Girl PowHER Fashion Show Fundraiser.

This is a salaried, full time year-round position eligible for all VVF employment benefits.

Our employees are a critical part of who we are and employee wellness is an important priority for our organization. As a result, we offer an array of employee benefits, including but not limited to:

  • Employee and family health insurance options
  • Flexible spending accounts
  • Life insurance
  • Supplemental insurance options
  • Short and long term disability plans
  • 401k retirement plan
  • Paid time off
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Added Perks!
    • Tickets to shows at the VPAC and GRFA
    • Discounted gym membership options
    • VIP tickets to VVF events
    • FREE ski pass

Please send a cover letter, resume and references.


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