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Training and Technical Housing Specialist

Posted: February 2, 2018


The Pennsylvania Coalition Against Domestic Violence (PCADV) seeks a highly collaborative, service-oriented individual to join its Program Services Department as a Training and Technical Assistance Specialist. This person will support and enhance the capacity of PCADV staff, advocates from the statewide network of domestic violence programs and allied professionals to comprehensively assist victims of domestic violence and their children in their efforts to achieve social justice, safety, agency and restoration.

A Bachelor’s degree with at least two years of recent relevant experience or (if no degree) five years recent relevant experience is required. We are particularly interested in applicants with experience working with children who are victims of abuse or who have been impacted by domestic violence. Additional experience with child protective services, economic justice, and/or persons with disabilities is very desirable.

Senior Attorney

Posted: January 8, 2018

The PA Coalition Against Domestic Violence (PCADV) is currently seeking a Senior Attorney. Are you an inspired and inspiring leader with a passion for social justice and improving systems’ responses to victims of domestic violence? Are you someone who is invested in our vision that domestic violence can and must come to an end for the next generation? If so, please consider this opportunity to join PCADV’s program services department as a Senior Attorney, responsible for providing leadership and a strategic vision for our Civil Legal Representation initiative that focuses on legal and policy issues that improve safety for victims and their children. PCADV attorneys do not represent clients, but support a network of practitioners through training and technical assistance.

We seek a graduate of an ABA-accredited law school with an active Pennsylvania law license and a minimum of five years of experience in the practice of law including representation of victims of domestic violence and other crimes in protection from abuse actions and family law. If you are by nature collaborative and invested in empowering others, can articulate your commitment to diversity and the mission of PCADV, please apply. This is a full time position based at PCADV’s Harrisburg, Pennsylvania office.


Training and Technical Assistance Specialist

Posted: February 2, 2018

The Pennsylvania Coalition Against Domestic Violence (PCADV) seeks a highly collaborative, service-oriented individual to join its Program Services Department as a Training and Technical Housing Specialist. This person will work with our network of community programs and allied stakeholders; seek out best practices for working with victims; respond to requests for assistance from the field, and develop and deliver training programs and materials.

A Bachelor’s degree with at least two years of recent relevant experience or (if no degree) five years recent relevant experience is required. We are particularly interested in applicants with experience working with children who are victims of abuse or who have been impacted by domestic violence. Additional experience with child protective services, economic justice, and/or persons with disabilities is very desirable.

e-Learning Specialist

Posted: February 23, 2018

The Pennsylvania Coalition Against Domestic Violence (PCADV) seeks an e-Learning Specialist for its Training Institute. The e-Learning Specialist works with subject matter experts to create engaging learning experiences for staff, domestic violence advocates and allied professionals; adapts instructor-led training to e-learning; provides advocated application of multimedia design and development; seeks out best practices for instructional design and training delivery.

Qualified candidates must have:
• A Bachelor's degree (Master's degree in Instructional Design preferred)
• A minimum of 3 years of experience designing and facilitating interactive multimedia experiences
• Intermediate to advanced knowledge/experience with course development software, Storyline 2 and Articulate Studio '13 required, Articulate 360 preferred.
• Intermediate to advanced experience with storyboarding required.
• Intermediate knowledge of photo editing, audio recording and editing software.
• CPLP with area of expertise in Instructional Design preferred.

Selected candidates will have a short written training exercise that will need to be completed as part of the interview process.

Adult Therapist - Women's Center of Beaver County

January 23, 2018

The Women's Center is currently seeking qualified candidates to apply for an Adult Therapist opening. This is a full time position. Training and team supervision is provided. Excellent opportunity to work with domestic and sexual violence survivors in a social services advocacy environment.

EDUCATION: A Master's degree in psychology, social work, counseling or other related field. Licensed Social Worker/Counselor preferred. Credentialed to bill insurance preferred.

EXPERIENCE:Experience working with survivors of domestic and sexual violence trauma preferred.

Experience with clinical supervision preferred.

Experience with counseling, facilitation of groups and crisis intervention.

GENERAL DUTIES: Responsible for providing crisis intervention and individual psychotherapy to community residents, shelter residents, scheduled appointments and "drop ins".

Develop and facilitate psycho educational and support groups.
Participate in 24 hr on-call response rotation.
Requires flexible working hours including evenings to meet clients needs.

Act 33/34/FBI Clearance required
Salary Range: $40,000
Paid vacation, sick and personal time.
11 Paid Holidays
Medical, Dental and Vision plans with low employee contribution rate.
Retirement Plan
Paid Mileage for off-site work

Submit letter of interest and resume by fax 724-775-2750 or email to annex@womenscenterbc.org.

The Women's Center is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer.

Director, Civil Legal Representation Project - Centre County Women's Resource Center

Centre County Women’s Resource Center seeks a Director for the Civil Legal Representation Project
The Centre County Women’s Resource Center (CCWRC) is seeking a full-time Director of its Civil Legal Representation Project (CLRP). The Mission of the CCWRC is to empower survivors of domestic and sexual violence and stalking and to work for the elimination of such violence through the provision of services, education and advocacy. The successful candidate will further the CCWRC mission by providing high-quality legal representation and services to victims of domestic and sexual violence and stalking and will share our commitment of working toward social change for women and against the intersections of oppression that affect all those who seek our services.
Primary Responsibilities include:
Providing legal representation and consultation to victims of domestic and sexual violence and stalking in family law, immigration law and sexual assault, including Title IX matters
Supervising and training staff attorneys as they engage in family law, representation of sexual assault victims, and immigration law filings for clients
Supervising and training other CLRP staff, including paralegal/legal assistant and legal externs and volunteers
Working collaboratively within the framework of CCWRC domestic and sexual violence services and programs
Engaging in systems advocacy in Centre County to ensure survivors’ needs are being considered and met
In collaboration with the Director of Outreach and Education, design and implement outreach initiatives to facilitate access to legal representation by survivors
In collaboration with the Executive Director, work to secure permanent and stable funding for the project
Reporting and drafting necessary narratives and information for federal grant purposes
Qualifications:
Licensed to practice law in the state of Pennsylvania
Minimum of five (5) years experience in Pennsylvania family law required. Experience in domestic/sexual violence work, immigration law and the representation of sexual assault victims, including in Title IX matters preferred.
Experience in supervising a legal project, law office, and attorneys
Membership in the Centre County Bar Association and Pennsylvania Bar Association or qualified to apply for membership.
Ability to travel and have access to reliable transportation
Eligibility to obtain Act 33/34 and FBI clearances
Strong communication skills, including exceptional oral advocacy and writing skills
Commitment to diversity initiatives
Please send cover letter, resume, and three references to: Hiring Committee, Centre County Women’s Resource Center, 140 W. Nittany Ave., State College, PA 16801 or to ccwrc@ccwrc.org. For more information or a copy of the position description, please call (814) 238-7066 or email ccwrc@ccwrc.org . Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

Qualified candidates should forward resume, cover letter, and salary requirements to:

Mail:
Human Resources
PCADV
3605 Vartan Way
Suite 101
Harrisburg, PA 17110

Fax:
(717) 671-8149
Attention: Human Resources

Email:
Documents formatted in MS Word, pdf, or Rich Text Format may be emailed to: hr@pcadv.org

PA Coalition Against Domestic Violence offers very competitive salaries and an excellent benefits package. We are fully committed to a culturally diverse staff to better serve domestic violence victims and program staff, many of whom experience racial, gender, economic and other/multiple oppressions. We seek people from diverse backgrounds with a commitment to PCADV’s mission to end domestic violence, to social justice and to working for social change.

Volunteer and Internship Opportunities

To inquire about existing PCADV volunteer and internship opportunities, please call our Human Resources department, 717-545-6400, 154, hr@pcadv.org.

To inquire about volunteer and internship opportunities at your local domestic violence Program, click here to see a listing of Programs with their contact information.

Employment Postings from our Allies

The National Network to End Domestic Violence posts employment opportunities with other domestic violence organizations across the country.

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