The New Jersey Funders ACEs Collaborative is seeking to hire an “Executive on Loan” to share their expertise with the State of New Jersey and coordinate statewide efforts to prevent, protect against, and heal from the effects of Adverse Childhood Experiences (ACEs). The Executive on Loan position will be a two-year contract with the NJ Funders ACEs Collaborative. The Executive on Loan will report to the New Jersey Department of Children and Families (DCF) and liaise between the State government and the NJ ACEs Funders Collaborative—a partnership between the Burke Foundation, The Nicholson Foundation, and the Turrell Fund—in support of statewide ACEs-related policy and programming.
This public-private alliance seeks to dramatically increase public awareness of ACEs and activate members from sectors such as health, business, education, child welfare, government, nonprofit and philanthropy to coordinate in addressing ACEs. In the summer of 2019, the NJ Funders ACEs Collaborative published the Adverse Childhood Experiences: Opportunities to Prevent, Protect Against, and Heal from the Effects of ACEs in New Jersey report, which launched a statewide discussion around addressing ACEs and will continue to inform engagement through the development and implementation of a statewide ACEs Action Plan in 2020.
The Executive on Loan will play a key role in implementing this work. He or she will:
To qualify for the position, applicants should be able to demonstrate active engagement with work on ACEs at the national level and high familiarity with the research into ACEs and related interventions. Applicants should have a Master’s Degree in Social Work, Public Administration, or related field and at least five years’ experience administering social or medical programs.
Interested applicants should send a resume and cover letter to Michelle Fouks at firstname.lastname@example.org by February 7, 2020.