Gateway Domestic Violence Center helps create an environment for safe, healthy, self-sufficient growth and violence prevention.
Current Job Openings
CHILDREN’S PROGRAM COORDINATOR
Full time/40 hour per week position.
Duties: Provide intake and orientation for children and teens participating in Gateway’s programs. Provide individual counseling and support to children and teens who have witnessed abuse at home. Refer mothers to appropriate community resources. Supervise children’s support group program staff, interns and volunteers. Provide backup for other Gateway positions. Other duties as assigned.
Requirements: Master’s degree in counseling, social work, or a related field, able to calmly manage crisis situations, able to work and solve problems independently, flexible about job duties and scheduling, values that align with Gateway’s mission. Special consideration will be given to candidates who are able to speak English and Spanish fluently, to those with previous supervisory experience and to those with previous work experience in a domestic violence program.
Benefits: Gateway offers paid time off, a retirement contribution (after one year of employment) and health insurance.
To apply: Email a resume and cover letter to Jessica Butler, Executive Director, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Use the subject line “children’s program coordinator” to apply for this position. The position will remain open until filled, but interested candidates are encouraged to apply by July 15, 2019. No phone calls, please.
Night and Weekend House Managers (PRN/Substitute Positions)
Requirements: High school diploma or the equivalent. Able to calmly manage crisis situations, able to work and solve problems independently, flexible about job duties and scheduling, values that align with Gateway’s mission. Special consideration will be given to candidates who are able to speak English and Spanish fluently and those who have a degree in a related field or coursework toward a degree in a related field.
Duties: Answer all crisis calls. Provide emotional support to residents. Complete intakes and exits that occur during shifts. Assess and provide for all basic needs for women and children living in the shelter. Assist clients with ongoing safety planning. Document services provided. Assist with data entry, housekeeping and other duties as assigned.
Shifts will generally be overnight and on weekends.
To apply: Email a resume and cover letter to Janet Whittaker, Shelter Manager, at email@example.com. Use the subject line “night and weekend substitute” in your email. No phone calls, please.