Current Positions Available

Green Dot Facilitator

Refuge House is now accepting applications for the full-time Green Dot Facilitator position. The Green Dot Facilitator will implement violence prevention content in accordance with the Green Dot strategy (certification training provided). The Facilitator works with diverse adolescents in the high school setting. The Facilitator should be approachable, coachable, and able to foster partnerships with adult campus partners while building healthy rapport with student participants. This position requires frequent public speaking, facilitating group sessions, and exceptional communication and organization skills. If you are interested in applying for this position, please send your resume with cover letter to Thank you.

Services Coordinator

Refuge House, Inc., a non-profit local agency is currently accepting applications for our Services Coordinator (F/T) position. The Services Coordinator provides a welcoming and professional response to telephone callers, office visitors, agency staff, community members and including persons requesting services. The Services Coordinator also provides program support for agency staff in all county and services locations regarding program supply needs, clerical support, and facility and equipment issues.

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 Charlotte NeSmith-Kantartzis.  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: Human Resources

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!