Coordinator Walking School Bus (EBCAP0311)

Walking School Bus Coordinator (EBCAP0311)

East Bay Community Action Program (EBCAP) is seeking an individual to coordinate a unique initiative called the “Walking School Bus”. This program is associated with the Newport Family and Child Opportunity Zone (NFCOZ) program at the Pell Elementary School in Newport, RI.  

NFCOZ provides services and referrals to Newport children and their families in school and community settings, in partnership with Newport Public Schools, parents and the community. 

The ideal candidate enables and encourages students in designated areas in Newport to walk to school in a chaperoned group, which will promote a healthy and active lifestyle, and improve attendance at school.  The coordinator ensures route coverage through scheduling assistants, and conducts outreach to various neighborhoods and housing complexes to promote the program’s benefits. 

This position requires a minimum of a High School Diploma or GED and the ability to comfortably walk one or more miles with intermittent stops.

Thank you for your interest in employment opportunities at East Bay Community Action Program. Our new and enhanced applicant tracking system is currently under construction. Until our system has been fully updated, we are asking all applicants to submit a cover letter which notes position title and position number, a resume and salary expectations to employment@ebcap.org

EBCAP is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing a diverse work environment.