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First Step: A Response to Domestic Violence, Inc.

Harrisonburg, VA

Community Engagement Coordinator:

After recently completing a comprehensive strategic plan, First Step: A Response to Domestic

Violence is seeking a highly motivated individual with volunteer coordination

and community engagement experience to assist our organization in building

capacity, furthering our mission and deepening our impact in the community.  This position reports to the Executive Director and is a member of the Community Engagement Team.

About our organization:

First Step: A Response to Domestic Violence, Inc. is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization that

has served the City of Harrisonburg and County of Rockingham for over 40 years.

We provide crisis, advocacy, rapid rehousing, and shelter services to survivors

of intimate partner and relationship violence and their children. First Step

welcomes and respects all survivors, regardless of race, ethnicity, color, age,

gender, disability, national origin, religion, language(s) spoken, language

proficiency, citizenship status, socioeconomic status, sexual orientation, or

gender identity or expression. We are committed to providing free and

confidential services to survivors of intimate partner or relationship violence

who have experienced economic, physical, sexual, psychological, emotional,

and/or verbal abuse.

Our mission:

Empowering survivors to break the cycle of violence and abuse in their lives.

Our vision:

The vision of First Step: A Response to Domestic Violence is a community free of abuse.

Responsibilities:

First Step’s Community Engagement Coordinator will 1) manage and facilitate community

education, engagement, and outreach efforts and 2) be responsible for volunteer

management and recruitment. The Community Engagement Coordinator will be a

member of the First Step Community Engagement Team and will serve as key

liaison to our community and stakeholders. Duties include, but are not limited to:

Community Engagement, Education, and Outreach

  • Increase community awareness about First Step
  • Develop and execute an annual outreach and education plan
  • Attend community meetings and events as needed
  • Provide community awareness and education to public and First Step stakeholders through presentations, educational activities, tabling events, and distribution of information
  • Assist in digital outreach activities

Volunteer Management

  • Recruit, train, retain, and supervise volunteers (individuals and groups)
  • Plan and facilitate volunteer meetings and trainings
  • Provide timely communications with volunteers and other community supporters
  • Track and maintain volunteer records, volunteer hours and events through online database
  • Identify and create opportunities to recognize and award volunteers for their services

Community Partnership Management and Leadership

  • Assist with developing and maintaining ongoing relationships with community partners
  • Serve as a First Step representative to community partners and stakeholders.
  • Attend designated community stakeholder meetings
  • Assist with First Step Staff and Board training activities

Hours:

  • Full-time salaried position
  • Weekend and evening hours required

Salary and Benefits:

  • $36,000 to $38,000.00 commensurate with education and experience
  • Health Insurance after 30 days of employment, 50% of employee premium paid
  • SIMPLE IRA Plan with up to 3% match
  • Optima Employee Assistance Program

Reports to:

  • Executive Director

Qualifications:

  • Bachelor's Degree
  • at least 3 years of related experience
  • Proven experience managing, recruiting and/or training volunteers
  • Ability to work evenings and weekends
  • Computer literacy and proficiency in Microsoft Office and/or similar business software suites

Skills:

  • Excellent written, verbal, and interpersonal skills
  • Adept at public speaking and delivering group presentations
  • Bilingual/multilingual fluency preferred (e.g., ability to read, write, and speak)
  • Time management and flexibility with job duties
  • Organized and a self-starter
  • Works well in a team setting, as well as independently
  • Can organize and manage individuals and groups
  • Community and volunteer service mentality
  • Creative attitude

Apply by:

  • Please apply by August 8, 2022

First Step: A Response to Domestic Violence, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

We welcome applications for candidates from diverse backgrounds. Although it is not a requirement for this role, candidates who are bilingual/multilingual are encouraged to apply.

To Apply:

  • Please submit a cover letter, resume, and three professional references

(please no phone calls)

First Step: A Response to Domestic Violence, Inc.

Harrisonburg, VA

Community Engagement Coordinator:

After recently completing a comprehensive strategic plan, First Step: A Response to Domestic

Violence is seeking a highly motivated…

Resumo dos Detalhes

  • Comprometimento de Tempo
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    Carga Horária Integral
  • Prazo para Inscrições
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    8 de agosto de 2022
  • Educação
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    Ensino Superior Requerido
  • Nível de Experiência
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    Intermediário
Salário
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USD $36.000 - USD $38.000
/ ano

Benefícios

  • Health Insurance after 30 days of employment, 50% of employee premium paid
  • SIMPLE IRA Plan with up to 3% match
  • Optima Employee Assistance Program
  • Health Insurance after 30 days of employment, 50% of employee premium paid
  • SIMPLE IRA Plan with up to 3% match
  • Optima Employee Assistance Program

Localização

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Presencial
129 Franklin St, Harrisonburg, VA 22801, USA

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