Employment

Employment

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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.

Human Resources & Executive Assistant

Safe Voices has an opening for a full-time Human Resources and Executive Assistant.  This is a predominately clerical role providing administrative support to the Executive Director and Administrative Manager.  Clerical duties will include file maintenance, responding to position inquires, maintaining employee data, benefits administration, answering phones, and other related tasks.  You must be able to work in an extremely fast-paced environment while maintaining the highest level of confidentiality.  Frequent interruptions are to be expected and the ability to juggle multiple competing demands is necessary. 

The right candidate will be able to multi-task, work with a high level of efficiency, possess stellar communication skills and be able to provide excellent customer service.  Bachelor’s degree in a related field is preferred but significant related work experience will be considered in lieu of a degree.  This is a full-time, benefits-eligible position paying $14.00 per hour.  Please send resume and cover letter to Mikki McFadden at mmcfadden@safevoices.org.

Helpline & Advocacy Assistant

Safe Voices is seeking a dynamic individual to fill the role of Helpline and Advocacy Assistant.  Safe Voices is the Domestic Violence Resource Center serving Androscoggin, Franklin and Oxford Counties.  As the Helpline and Advocacy Assistant, you will be responsible for maintaining the agency-wide Helpline shift calendar, providing support to volunteers of the agency and leading a minimum of three 55-hour Core Advocacy Intervention and Ethics trainings per year.  In addition, you will provide administrative support to the Director of Advocacy and provide 20 hours of Helpline coverage weekly.

Successful candidates will possess excellent customer service and communication skills, have a working knowledge of domestic violence issues, maintain excellent professional boundaries, be dependable and flexible, be detailed-oriented and efficient, and demonstrate sensitivity to, and understanding of, the cultural and socioeconomic status of persons served.  In addition, the successful candidate will be extremely comfortable with group facilitation and leading trainings/presentations.   

Associate’s degree is required, Bachelor’s degree preferred.  This is a full-time, benefits-eligible position working Monday-Friday, 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM.  Safe Voices offers a comprehensive benefits package that includes health, dental, vision, life and short term disability insurance; 11 paid holidays per year, and generous paid time off.  The position pays $17.00 per hour.  Interested candidates should submit their resume and cover letter to Mikki McFadden at mmcfadden@safevoices.org.  Materials will be reviewed immediately and will continue until the position is full.       

Violence Intervention Coordinator

A full-time position is available for a Violence Intervention Program Coordinator.  You will provide critical oversight of the Batterers’ Intervention Programs offered by Safe Voices; coordinate on the local and state level with members of law enforcement, probation officers and court officials to ensure program compliance and reporting; train and supervise a team of program facilitators, including ensuring compliance with state training and standards; and co-facilitate groups and orientations as necessary to ensure program accessibility across our catchment area.   

The right candidate will possess knowledge of domestic violence, group facilitation and have experience working with diverse populations.  Experience working with potentially combative clients and maintaining excellent customer service while holding strong boundaries is critical.  Supervisory skills are a plus.  Bachelor’s degree in a related field is preferred, but at least 5 years of relevant experience will be considered in lieu of a degree.  This is a full-time, benefits-eligible position paying $20.00 per hour.  Send cover letter and resume to Mikki McFadden at mmcfadden@safevoices.org by March 1st for full consideration.    

Batterers Intervention Program (BIP) Facilitator

Safe Voices, the domestic violence resource center serving Androscoggin, Franklin, and Oxford Counties, is searching for an individual to fill a part time position of Batterers Intervention Program (BIP) Facilitator.  The position is 10 hours a week to start, with potential for more hours in the future, and is based in Lewiston but may require some travel.  Evening and weekend availability preferred.

The BIP Facilitator is responsible for co-facilitating BIP groups according to the program curriculum, maintaining program standards, and completing appropriate documentation, under the supervision of the BIP Coordinator. This position requires someone who is skilled at group facilitation and is comfortable working with perpetrators of domestic violence. Some knowledge of domestic violence and Batterer Intervention Programs is helpful.

Starting salary is $17 an hour. Send cover letter and resume to Mikki at mmcfadden@safevoices.org.  Safe Voices is an equal opportunity employer.

Sexual Exploitation and Trafficking Safe House Advocate - FULL TIME (2 Positions Available)

Safe Voices Domestic Violence Resource Center is seeking a dynamic and engaging individual to fill the full-time role of Sexual Exploitation and Trafficking Safe House Advocate.  The position is based in Androscoggin County.

The Sexual Exploitation and Trafficking Safe House Advocate is responsible for assisting with the day to day operations and programming of the safe house while providing advocacy and case management services to survivors of sex trafficking and exploitation receiving safe house shelter services through Safe Voices. Primary responsibilities include individual advocacy and case management with victims of sex trafficking and exploitation, assisting 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.

Qualified candidates must be able to demonstrate knowledge of issues faced by those who experience domestic violence, and human sex trafficking and exploitation. This candidate will be able to work independently, have knowledge of case management services, and have professional experience with crisis intervention or techniques. The position is located in Androscoggin County with limited travel. Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited four (4) year institution of higher learning with a specialization in psychology, mental health and human services, behavioral health, behavioral sciences, social work, human development, special education, counseling, rehabilitation, sociology, nursing or closely related field required by Mainecare.  This is a full-time, benefits-eligible position paying $17.00 per hour.  Hours for both positions are 4:00 PM - 12:00 AM.  One position will be staffed Saturday - Wednesday and the other Monday - Friday.  Send cover letter and resume to Mikki McFadden at mmcfadden@safevoices.org.  Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Sexual Exploitation and Trafficking Safe House Advocate - PER DIEM (3 Positions Available)

Safe Voices Domestic Violence Resource Center is seeking to fill the per diem role of Sexual Exploitation and Trafficking Safe House Advocate.  The position is based in Androscoggin County.

The Sexual Exploitation and Trafficking Safe House Advocate is responsible for assisting with the day to day operations and programming of the safe house while providing advocacy and case management services to survivors of sex trafficking and exploitation receiving safe house shelter services through Safe Voices. Primary responsibilities include individual advocacy and case management with victims of sex trafficking and exploitation, assisting 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.

Qualified candidates must be able to demonstrate knowledge of issues faced by those who experience domestic violence, and human sex trafficking and exploitation. This candidate will be able to work independently, have knowledge of case management services, and have professional experience with crisis intervention or techniques. The position is located in Androscoggin County with limited travel. Bachelor’s Degree from an accredited four (4) year institution of higher learning with a specialization in psychology, mental health and human services, behavioral health, behavioral sciences, social work, human development, special education, counseling, rehabilitation, sociology, nursing or closely related field required by Mainecare. This is a per diem position, paying $14-$17 per hour.  Please send resume and cover letter to Mikki McFadden at mmcfadden@safevoices.org for consideration.