Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Services staff are a powerful team, committed to mentoring each other in the service of leading the community to ending abuse and supporting all survivors and victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, and commercial sexual exploitation. To learn more about our organization, please visit the About DVSAS page.
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Safe Housing Advocate
DVSAS is currently hiring for a Safe Housing Advocate. The Safe Housing Advocate is responsible for ensuring the cleanliness and safety of the shelter facilities and for providing empowerment-based direct services to adult and child guests and callers on the 24-hour help-line. Direct services include: Shelter intakes; Crisis intervention; Safety planning; Emotional support; Information about domestic violence, sexual assault, and trauma responses; Referrals to community resources; Accountability discussions; Sobriety support; Conflict resolution with other residents; And, parenting information and support; Holidays, evenings, weekend, weekday, and on-call overnight hours are required.
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Event Planning Intern (Unpaid)
We are seeking two event planning interns to assist with two large fundraising events, Tournament of Hope Golf Classic (Aug 30), and the Hands for Hope Gala (Nov 3). This is a great internship opportunity for individuals interested gaining experience in coordinating large-scale special events from start to finish.
Internships are generally 8 to 10 hours/wk., with an increased number of hours October 21 through November 3. Internship schedules are flexible and may include work that can be done at home or off-site. Interns receive one-on-one support during weekly meetings with the internship supervisor and have ample opportunities for networking in the community.
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If you are interested in this position, please submit a cover letter and resume to Angela Sherburne, Event and Marketing Coordinator: firstname.lastname@example.org