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Employment Opportunities

Employment Opportunities

Full Time: Crisis Intervention Specialist

Minimum requirements: High school diploma or the equivalent, good verbal communication skills, able to calmly manage crisis situations, able to maintain confidential information, and able to work well on a team. Must successfully pass screening process (background checks).

Desired skills: Able to speak English and Spanish fluently, possess a degree in psychology, sociology or a related field, experience working in a domestic violence program.   

Primary Duties: Answer Gateway’s crisis hotline for domestic violence survivors, help survivors create safety plans by phone, identify safe shelter for survivors seeking shelter, make referrals to other community resources, make appointments for nonresidential clients, document phone calls and enter data into Gateway’s data management system, and other duties as assigned.

Schedule: 40 hours per week (generally 12 – 8 p.m. Monday – Friday), eligible for overtime. As a 24/7 organization, some weekend and holiday work will be required.

Benefits: Medical, paid time off, and retirement contribution. Retirement contribution begins after one year of employment.

To apply: Send an email to Gateway.House@yahoo.com. In the subject line, write “crisis intervention specialist.” Attach your resume and cover letter. Resumes will be accepted until the position is filled, but applicants are encouraged to apply before October 28, 2016. No phone calls, please. 


Part Time: Early Learning Specialist

Minimum requirements: Must be a certified teacher, a junior or senior in a teacher education degree program, or a childcare professional with extensive training relating to early learning or child development. Must successfully pass screening process (background checks).

Primary duties: Plan and implement educational groups for children ages birth – 4 years which are designed to increase vocabulary and expose children to a positive learning environment.

Schedule: Approximately six – ten hours per week, eligible for overtime. Generally scheduled Monday and Thursday evenings from 4:30 p.m – 8:30 p.m.

Benefits: Not eligible for benefits.

To apply: Send an email to Gateway.House@yahoo.com. In the subject line, write “early learning specialist.” Attach your resume and cover letter. Resumes will be accepted until the position is filled, but applicants are encouraged to apply before October 28, 2016. No phone calls, please.

House Managers (PRN)

Minimum requirements: High school diploma or the equivalent, good verbal communication skills, able to calmly manage crisis situations, able to maintain confidential information, and able to work well on a team. Must successfully pass screening process (background checks).

Desired skills: Able to speak English and Spanish fluently, possess a degree in psychology, sociology or a related field, experience working in a domestic violence program.   

Primary Duties: Answer Gateway’s crisis hotline for domestic violence survivors, provide support to residents in Gateway’s emergency shelter.

Schedule: PRN / As needed. Most shifts will be overnights and weekends.

Benefits: Not eligible for benefits.

To apply: Send an email to Gateway.House@yahoo.com. In the subject line, write “house manager.” Attach your resume and cover letter. Resumes will be accepted until the position is filled, but applicants are encouraged to apply before October 28, 2016. No phone calls, please. 

Part Time / Contracted: Prevention Educator

Minimum requirements: Bachelor’s degree in education, psychology, social work or a related field. Comfortable presenting information to students in elementary, middle and high school. 

Primary duties: Present information to students in local schools about domestic violence and dating violence.

Schedule: Created by the educator in coordination with schools, generally during school days.

Benefits: Not eligible for benefits.

To apply: Send an email to Gateway.House@yahoo.com. In the subject line, write “prevention educator.” Attach your resume and cover letter. Resumes will be accepted until the position is filled, but applicants are encouraged to apply before October 28, 2016. No phone calls, please. 

Internships

Interns are needed to assist with advocacy, children’s groups and other duties at Gateway. We accept resumes from undergraduate and graduate students. Please email Gateway.House@yahoo.com for more information.