This position provides direct support and assistance to survivors of sexual assault in Leon County. It assists with direct counseling, on-call coordination of community response teams in Leon and surrounding counties, and facilitates community education and public awareness events within the Refuge House service area. Candidate must have a Bachelor’s Degree, plus two years of professional experience in social service related field.
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.
The InVest Coordinator provides enhanced advocacy, safety planning, and on-going support to survivors of intimate partner violence who are identified as having potential high lethality situations. The Coordinator reviews daily law enforcement reports of domestic violence to identify high risk survivors, and makes initial and follow up contact with survivors. Position is full-time and requires two years of professional experience in social service related field, and/or a Bachelor degree.
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.
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:
Attn: Sheila McGraw
P.O. Box 20910
Tallahassee, FL 32316
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.
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