Employment Opportunities

Counselor/Advocate

Women in Need (WIN) is seeking a compassionate, qualified candidate to provide empowerment counseling and comprehensive services to victims of domestic and sexual violence.

Location: Chambersburg, PA

Responsibilities include: providing individual and group empowerment counseling sessions with community clients, safety and goal planning with clients, providing support and advocacy to help clients reach goals.

This position requires occasional evenings and on-call shifts.

 

Requirements:

License – Must have a driver’s license and reliable transportation.

Education – Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work or human services related field plus two years of experience working with survivors of sexual violence, domestic violence, and other crime is preferred.

Certifications – Must complete 65-hour Counselor/Advocate Training provided by WIN.

Background Checks – Must be willing to undergo background checks for PA Criminal Clearances, Child Abuse Clearance, and FBI Clearance.


Full-Time Resident Assistant

Women in Need (WIN) is seeking a compassionate, adaptable multi-tasker to provide support for victims of domestic violence in an emergency shelter.

Location: Chambersburg, PA

Responsibilities include: providing coverage of shelter, admitting clients into the shelter by following protocols, maintaining client confidentiality, retaining security of facility, providing peer support counseling to residents and their children, mediating disputes between residents, recording and maintaining accurate case notes, assisting with general upkeep of the shelter which can include shopping, laundry, cleaning, etc.

This position is in the evenings with  occasional weekends and some on-call shifts.

 

Requirements:

License – Must have a driver’s license and reliable transportation.

Education – High school diploma or equivalent.

Certifications – Must complete 65-hour Counselor/Advocate Training provided by WIN.

Background Checks – Must be willing to undergo background checks for PA Criminal Clearances, Child Abuse Clearance, and FBI Clearance.

 


Part-Time Resident Assistant

Women in Need (WIN) is seeking a compassionate, adaptable multi-tasker to provide support for victims of domestic violence in an emergency shelter.

Location: Chambersburg, PA

Responsibilities include: providing coverage of shelter, admitting clients into the shelter by following protocols, maintaining client confidentiality, retaining security of facility, providing peer support counseling to residents and their children, mediating disputes between residents, recording and maintaining accurate case notes, assisting with general upkeep of the shelter which can include shopping, laundry, cleaning, etc.

This position is evenings and weekends with some on-call shifts.

 

Requirements:

License – Must have a driver’s license and reliable transportation.

Education – High school diploma or equivalent.

Certifications – Must complete 65-hour Counselor/Advocate Training provided by WIN.

Background Checks – Must be willing to undergo background checks for PA Criminal Clearances, Child Abuse Clearance, and FBI Clearance.

 


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