Safe Voices is currently seeking candidates for the following positions:

 

Child Advocate

 A temporary part-time position (22.5 hours/week) is available for a Child Advocate at Safe Voices. The position will start in July/August and go to the end of September with the possibility of extending the position into the following fiscal year, based on grant funding.  The hours will be Mon., Tues., Thurs., and Fri. 9:30-2:00pm and Wed. 12:30-5pm. The Child Advocate is responsible for childcare, advocacy, parent support, and helpline during shifts at our emergency shelter. Primary responsibilities include providing trauma-informed child care, developing, organizing, and facilitating children’s activities and play groups, providing safety planning and educational resources to children, providing parent education, and providing coverage on helpline as needed. Qualified candidates must have experience working independently and have the knowledge and passion for working in a fast pace environment with children. A strong understanding of crisis intervention strategies with families is preferred. The position is located in Androscoggin County.  Associates Degree is preferred and a minimum of 3 years’ experience in related work may be considered.  Send resume by July 24th to smoore@safevoices.org

 Safe Voices is an equal opportunity employer. We do not discriminate on gender, age, religion, or disability. We welcome applications from all qualified individuals. 

 

Franklin Community Educator

 Safe Voices is searching for a dynamic, creative, and engaging individual to fill the position of Franklin Community Educator.  Safe Voices is the domestic violence resource center serving Androscoggin, Franklin, and Oxford Counties. The Franklin Community Educator is responsible for conducting trainings, awareness campaigns and prevention programming on domestic violence. This position is based in Farmington and serves all of Franklin County. This position requires someone who is skilled at public speaking, capable of working independently, and is comfortable working with individuals throughout the community, including children. Some knowledge of domestic violence is helpful. Qualified applicants should have a bachelor’s degree. The salary range for this position is $14.50 to $16.09 an hour. Send cover letter and resume to Steven Moore, PO Box 713, Auburn ME 04212 or smoore@safevoices.orgSafe Voices is an equal opportunity employer. 


Alternatives to Abuse Batterer Intervention Program (BIP) 

Alternatives to Abuse seeks a Per Diem/Substitute BIP Class Facilitator to co-facilitate weekly groups for perpetrators of domestic violence.  You will work with a co-facilitator, using a curriculum to: support individuals in a process of change; enhance victim safety; and hold them accountable for their abusive choices.  The right candidate will possess knowledge of domestic violence, group facilitation skills, and have experience working with diverse populations. You must also be violence free and able to pass a criminal background check.

This is a Per Diem position; classes are offered during the evenings and on weekends.

If you are interested please email a cover letter and resume to:

Angela Desrochers, Alternatives to Abuse Coordinator at  adesrochers@safevoices.org