Southern Vermont has it all: ski resorts, shopping, beautiful village greens, cozy inns, fall foliage, and a scattering of historic covered bridges. Local Ski areas include; Stratton, Bromley, Magic Mountain, and Mount Snow all of which offer winter activities and warm-weather fun for kids and families. Shopping venues run from intimate settings, like the Apple Barn in Bennington, to the high-end outlets of Manchester.
Bennington, VT, the main hub of Southwestern Vermont and the surrounding region, is known for its never-ending list of outdoor activities and friendly atmosphere. Bennington and its surrounding areas have much to offer, including:
Enjoy the outdoors:
Long Trail, Appalachian Trail, Bennington Area Trails System (BATS), Prospect Mountain, Multiple ski slopes such as Stratton, Bromley, Magic, Okemo and Mount Snow.
Bennington Museum, SVC Laumeister Art Center, Dorset Players, Inc., Oldcastle Theatre Company, Southern Vermont Arts Center and Massachusetts Museum of Contemporary Art (MASS MoCA)
Festivals: Garlic & Herb Festival, Dorset Theatre Festival, Willamstown Theatre Festival, Manchester Horse Show, and Winter Homebrew FestivalHigher Education: Williams College, Bennington College, Southern Vermont College
Numerous restaurants and unique shoppingVermont is a state known for its natural landscape, which is primarily forested. Thousands of acres of mountain terrain are crossed by hiking trails and skiing slopes. Among the many points of interest are the Green Mountain National Forest, Bennington Battle Monument, the Calvin Coolidge Homestead at Plymouth, and the Marble Exhibit in Proctor. Although Vermont is an inland state, it has beaches and water sports at Lake Champlain, along with many lakes, streams, and swimming holes. If the quality of living, the beauty, and recreation of four seasons, and a warm, welcoming community are what you seek – not just living, but thriving in Vermont comes easily.“The woods are lovely, dark and deep,
But I have promises to keep,
And miles to go before I sleep,
And miles to go before I sleep.”
— Robert Frost, Stopping by the Woods on a Snowy Evening, written in Shaftsbury, VT —
The financial package includes a market competitive base salary. A full benefits package is available which includes both moving expenses and assistance with student loan repayment.