Current Positions Available

Community Education Coordinator

Full-time position responsible for organizing efforts to involve communities in awareness and prevention of domestic and sexual violence issues through educational presentations and group facilitation. Must be willing to work some nights and weekends. Must be comfortable working with diverse populations, including youth. The ideal candidate will be a strong public speaker, adaptable to change and strong in interpersonal skills.

Contract Manager

We are recruiting for a Contract Manager to support contract and grant reporting responsibilities, services statistics and services database support, quality assurance and monitoring preparation, as well as provide Board of Directors and Executive Director administrative support.  Strong computer skills a must.  Experience working in administrative role in a non-profit environment; BA or equivalent experience.   Competitive salary and benefits.

Facility Maintenance Manager

Refuge House, Inc. is currently accepting applications for our Facility Maintenance Manager (F/T) position. The applicant should have a high school diploma and a minimum of 3 years experience in building, apartment or facility maintenance. Applicant must possess knowledge of HVAC, plumbing, appliance repair, flooring, electrical wiring and other areas of repair. Applicant must also be able to perform continuous heavy lifting, be able to work some irregular hours and provide occasional on-call availability. Applicant must have a valid driver’s license, clean driving record and be able to pass extensive background screening. Experience working with at risk populations a plus.

Development Director

We are seeking a Development Director with responsibility for fundraising, events, and marketing/public relations supporting the mission of Refuge House. Candidates should have at least 3 years’ fundraising experience; marketing and public relations experience strongly preferred. Full time, competitive salary and benefits.

Hotline/Shelter Advocate: Leon County

We are seeking candidates for full-time employment, which will include weekends.  The Hotline/Shelter Advocate responds to incoming calls on the hotline from victims, advocates, service providers and the general public.  The Hotline/Shelter Advocate provides crisis, supportive counseling, service management, referrals, information, maintain cleanliness of the shelter, shelter screenings and safety planning to all callers.  Candidates must have a strong understanding about the dynamics of domestic and sexual violence.  Bachelor’s degree preferred.  We are also seeking a full-time overnight advocate, which will include weekends. Bilingual preferred.

Employment Application

In order to apply for any Refuge House position please send a completed Refuge House employment application, cover letter and resume to Sheila McGraw.  If you are interested in multiple positions, please send a separate cover letter for each position. Three ways to send us your resume:

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FAX: 850-413-0395

US Mail:

Refuge House
Attn: Sheila McGraw
P.O. Box 20910
Tallahassee, FL 32316

Working With Us

Refuge House is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer.

The Refuge House staff is a dedicated, skilled and compassionate team.

No discrimination on the basis of race, color, religion, creed, sex, pregnancy, national origin, age, sexual preference, gender identity, disability, genetic information, marital status, economic background or veteran status shall be practiced in connection with any Refuge House employment practice.

To file a complaint of discrimination, contact or write Office for Civil Rights, Office of Justice Programs, U.S. Department of Justice, 810 7th Street, NW, Washington, DC 20531 or call 202-307-0690 (Voice) or 202-307-2027 (TDD/TYY).  Individuals who are hearing impaired or have speech disabilities may also contact OCR through the Federal Relay Service at 800-877-8339 (TTY), 877-877-8982 (Speech), or 800-845-6136 (Spanish).  Or contact the Department of Legal Affairs, PL-01 The Capitol, Tallahassee, Florida, 32399, or call 850-414-3300.

Please notify us if we can provide any accommodation to facilitate your application process!