Gateway Domestic Violence Center helps create an environment for safe, healthy, self-sufficient growth and violence prevention.
Current Job Openings
Children’s Support Group Facilitators (Part Time)
Gateway is seeking a part time facilitator for support groups for children and teens.
Requirements: Master’s degree in counseling, social work, occupational therapy or a related field. Professional license is not required. Understand the principles of trauma-informed care. Flexible and able to adapt to changing group dynamics.
Desirable experience: Previous work with survivors of domestic violence. Previous work with children and adolescents.
Duties: Plan and facilitate age-appropriate, trauma-informed support groups and activities that meet the needs of participants who have witnessed violence in their homes. Group topics may generally include topics such as: healthy relationships, stress management, communication, identifying emotions, boundaries, goal setting, etc.
Night and Weekend House Managers (PRN/Substitute Positions)
While Gateway does not currently have any full time openings, we are always recruiting substitute house managers.
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: Submit your resume to Janet Whittaker, Shelter Manager, at firstname.lastname@example.org. No phone calls, please.