Gateway Domestic Violence Center helps create an environment for safe, healthy, self-sufficient growth and violence prevention.
Current Job Openings
Bilingual Family Advocate
Job Announcement: Gateway is seeking a full time (40 hours per week) family advocate. The family advocate will serve as a case manager for survivors of domestic violence.
Benefits: Gateway offers health insurance, paid time off, and a retirement benefit (retirement available after one year of employment). The family advocate will serve as a case manager for residential and nonresidential survivors of domestic violence.
Requirements: Bachelor’s degree in a related field. Able to communicate fluently in English and Spanish. Able to calmly manage crisis situations. Able to solve problems independently. Values that align with Gateway’s mission. Special consideration will be given to candidates who have a Master’s degree in a related field or to those who have worked in a state certified domestic violence program.
Job Description: Meet with survivors of domestic violence to establish safety plans. Help survivors set goals for themselves. Help survivors identify community resources to achieve goals. Answer crisis hotline. Provide transportation for survivors. All other duties as assigned.
To apply: Email a resume and cover letter to Jessica Butler, Executive Director, at email@example.com. Use the subject line “family advocate” to apply for this position. 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 firstname.lastname@example.org. Use the subject line “night and weekend substitute” in your email. No phone calls, please.