Employment Opportunities

Part-Time Prevention Educator

Women In Need is seeking a flexible and outgoing individual who is professional, creative, adaptive, and enjoys educating children of all ages in a variety of settings. The ideal candidate also possesses a passion for violence prevention.

 Responsibilities include:

  • Building and maintaining professional relationships with schools, daycare centers, after-school programs, and alternative educational facilities.
  • Scheduling and facilitating prevention programs related to domestic and sexual violence in Franklin and Fulton county schools and other educational entities.
  • Creating and adapting activities for age-appropriate lessons to fit the needs of schools and other educational entities.
  • Speaking publicly at events or to community organizations on WIN services.
  • Reporting statistical data on programs presented.

 

Requirements:

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

Education – Bachelor’s degree in Education, Communications, or a related field or relevant work experience 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.

 

Position requires some evening and weekends. EOE

This position does have the possibility of becoming full-time.

 


Full-Time Resident Assistant

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

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.

 

Hours:

This position is evenings and weekends Wednesday through Sunday 3p-11p.

 

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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