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FULL TIME: Crisis Intervention Specialist

Requirements: Bachelor’s degree in psychology, sociology, human services, or a related field. Good verbal communication skills, able to calmly manage crisis situations, able to work well on a team, flexible about job duties and scheduling, able to solve problems independently, values that align with Gateway’s mission, empathetic and active listening skills. Special consideration will be given to candidates who are able to speak English and Spanish fluently and those who have an advanced degree in a related field. 

This is a 40 hour/week position which is eligible for overtime. As a 24/7 organization, occasional weekend and holiday work will be required.

Benefits; Medical cost reimbursement, paid time off, and retirement (after one year of employment). 

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. Assist shelter residents by providing advocacy, resource referrals and transportation assistance. Provide support to other direct service positions. Participate in community awareness events. All other duties as assigned.

To apply: Submit your resume and cover letter to gateway.house@yahoo.com. Preference will be given to applications received by noon on Friday, July 14, 2017, but applications will be accepted until the position is filled. No phone calls, please. 



PART TIME: Night and Weekend House Manager

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. 

House manager will generally work every other weekend. The schedule for the weekends on duty will be: report to work at 4 p.m. Friday, Saturday and Sunday afternoons and get off at 8 a.m. on Saturday, Sunday and Monday mornings. Employees may sleep while on duty. 

Benefits; Partial medical cost reimbursement, paid time off and retirement (after one year of employment). 

To apply: Submit your resume and cover letter to gateway.house@yahoo.com. Preference will be given to applications received by noon on Friday, July 21, 2017, but applications will be accepted until the position is filled. No phone calls, please. 



PART TIME: Child/Teen Support Group Facilitator

Requirements: A master’s degree in psychology, sociology, occupational therapy, or a related field (or a degree that is near completion). Understands and practices concepts of trauma-informed care. Must be flexible and able to adapt to the needs of the participants and varying group size. Must be able to work independently and plan groups with minimal supervision. Values that align with Gateway’s mission. We are especially interested in candidates with experience facilitating groups for children and teens who have experienced trauma. 

Hours are Monday from 4:30 – 8:30 and Thursday 4:30 – 8:30. Candidates may express interest in working one or both evenings. 

Benefits: This position is not eligible for benefits. 

Duties: Plan and facilitate age-appropriate support groups for children or teens who have witnessed domestic violence in their homes. Set up and clean up group areas. Communicate concerns with mothers or other Gateway staff. Supervise volunteers and interns. 

To apply: Submit your resume and cover letter to gateway.house@yahoo.com. Preference will be given to applications received by noon on Friday, July 21, 2017, but applications will be accepted until the position is filled. No phone calls, please.