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Employment Opportunities

Employment Opportunities with ANDVSA

 

Men’s Engagement Coordinator

ANDVSA is seeking to hire a motivated, self-directed team player for a temporary position coordinating Statewide Men’s Engagement in the prevention of domestic and sexual violence. This position is a part time (24-26 hours) three-month opportunity starting May 1st. Located in Juneau, AK, this position involves some in state travel. The Men’s Engagement Coordinator will join ANDVSA’s Prevention Team, will work in close coordination with the Council on Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault (CDVSA)’s Prevention Coordinator and will have the opportunity to help shape the future of men’s engagement across the state.

Click here for a full description and information to apply.


Opportunities with our Member Programs

WAVE, Petersburg
PREVENTION COORDINATOR
Salary: $16.50/hr
Employment status: Part Time, 25 hrs/week
Reports to: Executive Direcotr
Position Closing date: Open until filled

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Essential Duties and Responsibilities:
● Initiate, develop and execute program plans in coordination with the Executive Director: Establish and implement programmatic goals and strategies for annual domestic violence prevention initiatives, including middle school and high school programming.
● Complete Community needs assessment.
● Develop and implement a prevention program plan.
● Facilitate the agency’s violence prevention programming with schools throughout the school year.
● Evaluate program annually to report achievements and amend the program plans, as necessary.
● Coordinate staff and volunteer resources in the successful execution of program plans.
● Collaborate with staff to ensure program plans effectively utilize financial and human resources and reflect the mission and vision of agency.
● Maintain positive and cooperative collaborative relationships with existing and new community, school and organization partners.
● Align program goals and objectives with the needs and strengths of the youth and communities we serve.
● Complete funder, program and board reports in a timely and accurate manner.
● Provide program specific descriptions, including goals and outcomes, for grant proposals, and collaborate with staff to ensure grant applications are consistent with current and future program plans.
● Assume the lead role for the prevention team, meeting regularly to provide direction and coaching on skill development.
● Maintain Prevention social media sites following guidelines.
● Other duties may be assigned.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
● Must pass background check.
● Must be able to work independently and be self-directed.
● Must have high school diploma/GED. College level study or experience in social work, women’s studies, education or related field is desirable.
● Must complete 40 hours of Domestic Violence training within 6 months of hire.

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:
Must have an understanding of domestic violence, sexual assault and the needs of victims.
Must be able to lead coalition meetings and prevention programing.
Must have the ability to understand and communicate with people of diverse ethnicity,
socio-economic circumstance, religion, culture, and sexual orientation.
Must have basic computer skills or the ability to learn.
Must maintain confidentiality.
Must support WAVE’s Philosophy: WAVE believes that violence is an unacceptable way to deal with problems and that everyone has the right to be free from violence in their homes. Our goal is to provide a place where anyone, regardless of sex, age, race, or sexual orientation, can go to be safe and explore their options.

To Apply: Email cover letter and resume to Annette Wooton, director@petersburgwave.org

 

AWARE, Juneau
RELIEF ADVOCATE
Hours/Week: TBD
Salary: $15.50/hr

Key Responsibilities 

  • Work in a fast-pace, crisis oriented agency with a commitment to teamwork and wellness.
  • Provide advocacy services and support to survivors of domestic violence.
  • Aid in safety planning
  • Answer crisis calls
  • Be an effective communicator
  • Desire to work with individuals and families who experience mental illness and/or substance abuse disorders
  • Demonstrates basic computer skills
  • Must be available for regular 8am-4pm shifts on Satuday & Sunday. Other hours may be available in addition to these regular shifts.

MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:

High school diploma/GED. College level study or experience in social work, women’s studies, education, accounting or related field is desirable. Have or be willing to acquire a CPR and First Aid Certificate.

REQUIRED KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES:

  • Ability to understand and communicate with people of different socioeconomic and cultural backgrounds.
  • Thorough understanding of domestic violence, sexual assault and the needs of victims or the willingness to learn.
  • Must maintain confidentiality.
  • Support AWARE’s Philosophy: A commitment to providing options and alternatives to survivors and families who experience domestic violence and sexual assault.

Email resume/cover letter to Kimberly Sumner at kimberlys@awareak.org by April 18, 2018.  For more information call (907) 586-6623  AWARE is an EEO.



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