Employment

Employment

Safe Voices is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ancestry or national origin, color, sex, immigration status, age, religion, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression.

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Civil & Criminal Justice Advocate

Safe Voices Domestic Violence Resource Center is seeking a dynamic, creative, and engaging individual to fill the full-time role of southern Oxford County Civil and Criminal Justice Advocate. This position is based in South Paris and serves southern Oxford County.

Safe Voices is an equal opportunity employer, committed to growing a diverse staff.  We strongly encourage application from candidates of all racial and ethnic backgrounds, genders/gender identities, sexual orientations, religions, and those with lived experience of domestic violence or sexual exploitation or trafficking.  In addition, candidates will be considered for employment without regard to race, ancestry or national origin, sex, immigration status, age, religion, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression.

Primary Duties:

  • Provides comprehensive support and advocacy services in criminal and civil justice matters for survivors of domestic violence in the Southern Oxford County community
  • Provide individual advocacy to survivors within Southern Oxford County
  • Strengthen and develop the relationship between Safe Voices and stakeholders within southern Oxford County community
  • Facilitate support groups
  • Administrative activities, as needed and assigned

Required Qualifications:

  • Valid Maine State Driver’s License
  • Reliable transportation
  • Highly motivated
  • Thrive working independently
  • Excellent time management skills
  • Ability to navigate complex crisis situations
  • Knowledge of domestic violence & advocacy techniques
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

Preferred Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited four (4) year institution
  • Experience in crisis or other human or advocacy services
  • Experience with grant reporting
  • Ability to understand the unique needs and challenges specific to assisting survivors within rural communities

Pay & Benefits:

  • $18.00 per hour
  • Health, Dental, Vision, Life, Accident, Short & Long-Term Disability insurance available at low cost for employees
  • Employer-sponsored Health Savings Account
  • 401K Retirement Savings w/ Employer Match
  • 13 Paid Holidays (to include Juneteenth & Indigenous People’s Day)
  • 20 Days of Accrued Leave in First Year
  • Flexible, family-friendly work options

Interested applicants can submit their resume and letter of interest to Tal Zucker at tzucker@safevoices.org.

Sexual Exploitation & Trafficking Safe House Awake Night Advocate (Part Time)

Safe Voices Domestic Violence Resource Center is seeking a dynamic, creative, and engaging individual to fill the part-time role of Sexual Exploitation & Trafficking Safe House Awake Night Advocate. This position is based in Androscoggin County and has limited travel needs.

Safe Voices is an equal opportunity employer, committed to growing a diverse staff.  We strongly encourage application from candidates of all racial and ethnic backgrounds, genders/gender identities, sexual orientations, religions, and those with lived experience of domestic violence or sexual exploitation or trafficking.  In addition, candidates will be considered for employment without regard to race, ancestry or national origin, sex, immigration status, age, religion, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression.

Primary Duties:

  • Providing individual advocacy with victims of sex trafficking and exploitation
  • Assisting with the overnight operations of the safe house including individualized assessments, emergency intakes, meeting resident needs within the communal living environment, monitoring and restocking food supplies, organizing donations, assisting with internal office procedures and tasks, and monitoring the maintenance of shelter as assigned.

Required Qualifications:

  • Ability to demonstrate knowledge of issues faced by those who experience domestic violence, and human sex trafficking and exploitation.
  • Thrive working independently
  • Knowledge of community resources
  • Professional experience with crisis intervention or techniques
  • Reliable transportation

 Preferred qualifications:

  • Associate degree from an accredited four (4) year institution

 Pay & Benefits:

  • $14.00 an hour
  • This position is part-time and does not qualify for benefits

Interested applicants can submit their resume and letter of interest to Tal Zucker at tzucker@safevoices.org.

Shelter Case Manager/Advocate

Safe Voices Domestic Violence Resource Center is seeking a dynamic, creative, and engaging individual to fill the full-time role of Shelter Case Manager/Advocate. This position is based in Androscoggin County and has limited travel needs.

Safe Voices is an equal opportunity employer, committed to growing a diverse staff.  We strongly encourage application from candidates of all racial and ethnic backgrounds, genders/gender identities, sexual orientations, religions, and those with lived experience of domestic violence or sexual exploitation or trafficking.  In addition, candidates will be considered for employment without regard to race, ancestry or national origin, sex, immigration status, age, religion, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression.

Primary Duties:

  • Providing individual advocacy and case management
  • Assisting with day-to-day operations of the shelter including individualized assessments, emergency intakes, meeting resident needs within the communal living environment, monitoring and restocking food supplies, organizing donations, assisting with internal office procedures and tasks, and monitoring the maintenance of shelter as assigned.

Required Qualifications:

  • Knowledge of domestic violence
  • Ability to remain calm and effective in a fast-paced environment while maintaining the highest levels of safety and professionalism
  • Experience working with diverse populations
  • Possess good communication skills, be dependable and flexible in an ever-changing environment, and adhere to strict documentation guidelines.
  • A bachelor’s degree in social work, psychology or related field is required and you must be able to pass a criminal, driving and DHHS/CPS background check.

Pay & Benefits:

  • $18.00 per hour to start with an increase to $20.00 per hour after the first year and successful completion of required training. 
  • Health, Dental, Vision, Life, Accident, Short & Long-Term Disability insurance available at low cost for employees
  • Employer-sponsored Health Savings Account
  • 401K Retirement Savings w/ Employer Match
  • 13 Paid Holidays (to include Juneteenth & Indigenous People’s Day)
  • 20 Days of Accrued Leave in First Year
  • Flexible, family-friendly work options (to include compressed work schedule)

Interested applicants can submit their resume and letter of interest to Tal Zucker at tzucker@safevoices.org.

Sexual Exploitation & Trafficking Safe House Advocate

Safe Voices Domestic Violence Resource Center is seeking a dynamic, creative, and engaging individual to fill the full-time role of Sexual Exploitation & Trafficking Safe House Advocate. This position is based in Androscoggin County and has limited travel needs.

Safe Voices is an equal opportunity employer, committed to growing a diverse staff.  We strongly encourage application from candidates of all racial and ethnic backgrounds, genders/gender identities, sexual orientations, religions, and those with lived experience of domestic violence or sexual exploitation or trafficking.  In addition, candidates will be considered for employment without regard to race, ancestry or national origin, sex, immigration status, age, religion, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression.

Primary Duties:

  • Provides individual advocacy and case management with victims of sex trafficking and exploitation.
  • Assists with day-to-day operations of the safe house including individualized assessments, emergency intakes, meeting resident needs within the communal living environment, monitoring, and restocking food supplies, organizing donations, assisting with internal office procedures and tasks, and monitoring the maintenance of shelter as assigned.

 Required Qualifications:

  • Ability to demonstrate knowledge of issues faced by those who experience domestic violence, and human sex trafficking and exploitation.
  • Thrive working independently
  • Knowledge of community resources
  • Professional experience with crisis intervention or techniques
  • Reliable transportation
  • Highly motivated

 Preferred qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited four (4) year institution

 Pay & Benefits:

  • $18.00 per hour to start with an increase to $20.00 per hour after the first year and successful completion of required training. 
  • Health, Dental, Vision, Life, Accident, Short & Long-Term Disability insurance available at low cost for employees
  • Employer-sponsored Health Savings Account
  • 401K Retirement Savings w/ Employer Match
  • 13 Paid Holidays (to include Juneteenth & Indigenous People’s Day)
  • 20 Days of Accrued Leave in First Year
  • Flexible, family-friendly work options (to include compressed work schedule)

Interested applicants can submit their resume and letter of interest to Tal Zucker at tzucker@safevoices.org.

Female Certified Batterer’s Intervention Program (CBIP) Facilitator

 Safe Voices domestic violence resource center is seeking a dynamic, creative, and engaging individual to fill the part-time role of CBIP Facilitator. All classes are co-facilitated by a male and female team. At this time, we are hiring a female co-facilitator. This position requires a highly motivated, professional team player with excellent communication and facilitation skills. This position is based in multiple locations throughout Androscoggin, Oxford and Franklin counties and weekly travel to Farmington and Lewiston is required (mileage reimbursement is provided).

 The CBIP Facilitator is responsible for co-facilitating multiple batterer’s intervention classes and providing administrative support during those classes to include checking participants into class and collecting payment. Additionally, the position requires participation in staff training and professional development.  Successful candidates will possess excellent group facilitation skills while being able to use calm, direct and respectful communication at all times. Additionally, successful candidates must be able to use reflective listening skills and ask critical thinking questions in uncomfortable and/or challenging moments, as well as maintain a pro-feminist philosophy.

Qualified candidates will possess excellent communication skills, work comfortably and collaboratively within a team environment, and be able to maintain strong professional boundaries. Working experience in educational settings, training concerning victimization and child abuse, knowledge of the effects of violence and understanding of the rational for violence is preferred but not required for this position. A willingness to learn and curiosity about change and education are just as important.  Additionally, the qualified candidate will need to obtain a Certification from a nationally recognized training for Batterers’ Intervention Programs within six months of hire (training to be coordinated and paid for through Safe Voices).

 This position will begin as part-time (approximately 10 hours per week with the opportunity for more) and does not qualify for benefits. The pay rate is $18.00 per hour.  There is a possibility that this position will become full-time and benefits eligible quickly. Interested applicants should submit their resume and letter of interest to Tal Zucker at tzucker@safevoices.org.

 Safe Voices is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, ancestry or national origin, color, sex, immigration status, age, religion, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression.