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Director of Education & Training (Remote)

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Resilience of Chicago, IL


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Published 16 days ago

November 2, 2020
October 30, 2020
$64,000 - $68,000

Empowering Survivors. Ending Sexual Violence

Resilience is an independent, not-for-profit organization dedicated to the healing and empowerment of sexual assault survivors through non-judgmental crisis intervention counseling, individual and group trauma therapy, and medical and legal advocacy in the greater Chicago metropolitan area. Resilience provides public education and institutional advocacy in order to improve the treatment of sexual assault survivors and to effect positive change in policies and public attitudes toward sexual assault.

For more information, please visit us online at www.ourresilence.org.

We are seeking a new Director of Education & Training to lead our Education & Training program. As a member of the agency’s program leadership team, this position oversees the implementation of public education, professional training, and sexual assault prevention education programs. The Director of Education & Training supervises program staff, interns, and volunteers. The Director is responsible for managing the overall quality of the Education & Training program and its day to day operations, and for the development and quality of agency public speaking and training curriculums.

This position will initially work from home, as Resilience is working remotely during the COVID pandemic.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor’s degree in Gender and Women’s Studies, Teaching, Higher Education, Educational Policy and Leadership, or related field required; Master’s degree preferred.
  • Minimum of three to five years of supervisory and staff supervision experience preferred.
  • Previous experience in the field of sexual violence/gender-based violence, domestic violence, education or social justice issues is required.
  • Strong analysis of social justice framework including racial equity, reproductive justice, disability inclusion, economic justice and LGBTQ+ issues required
  • Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills, including strong public speaking skills with a variety of audiences.
  • Previous experience working on women’s and/or human rights issues, and working with diverse populations including LGBTQ and BIPOC communities strongly preferred.
  • Completion of a minimum of 40‐hours of sexual assault training within 90 days of hire is required; previous completion of the training is very strongly preferred requirements.
  • Flexibility to work occasional evening and weekend hours required.

Empowering Survivors. Ending Sexual Violence

Resilience is an independent, not-for-profit organization dedicated to the healing and empowerment of sexual assault survivors through non-judgmental crisis intervention counseling…

Details at a glance

  • On-site Location
  • Full Time Schedule
  • 4-Year Degree Required
  • Managerial

Benefits

Our benefits package includes medical, dental, life, and disability coverage. We also offer a flexible spending account (FSA) option and 401(k) retirement plan.

Our benefits package includes medical, dental, life, and disability coverage. We also offer a flexible spending account (FSA) option and 401(k) retirement plan.

Location

180 Michigan Avenue, Suite 600, Chicago, IL 60601

How to Apply

To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter to our People & Culture team using the Apply Now link above. Resumes without cover letters will not be considered. No phone calls, please.

If you are interested in other ways to support survivors of sexual assault, please also consider joining our dedicated team of volunteers. More information is available at https://www.ourresilience.org/get-involved/volunteer/.

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Persons of color and LGBTQ persons are encouraged to apply. Resilience is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, age, sex, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, sexual orientation, or disability in its procedures and policies.

To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter to our People & Culture team using the Apply Now link above. Resumes without cover letters will not be considered. No phone…

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