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Bilingual Hotline Crisis Services Specialist
Application deadline: open
The Virginia Sexual and Domestic Violence Action Alliance, Virginia’s statewide coalition addressing sexual and domestic violence, is hiring a part-time bilingual/bicultural (Spanish/English) Hotline Crisis Services Specialist to provide culturally competent crisis intervention services.
Duties and Responsibilities
This position requires work, volunteer, or internship experience delivering crisis services in English and Spanish; a basic knowledge of intimate partner violence, sexual violence, and our work at the Virginia Sexual and Domestic Violence Action Alliance; and strong organizational skills. Successful candidates will also be proficient in Office 365 and have experience with online documentation and databases. All VSDVAA staff must be committed to the agency’s mission and guiding principles. Working with the Action Alliance requires dedication to cooperating with peers, participating in group processes, utilizing healthy conflict resolution skills, and modeling respectful relationships.
This is an hourly non-exempt position that will be scheduled to work a minimum of 12 hours from Monday to Sunday, including holidays. The Action Alliance currently operates the Hotline from 8 AM to 8 PM. Please note that we are expanding in-house coverage of the Hotline and will implement 24/7/365 scheduling on July 1, 2016. The hourly rate of pay ranges from $14 to $18. Limited statewide travel is required for training; national opportunities may also be provided. Position will be open until filled.
The Action Alliance is an Equal Opportunity Employer and is committed to hiring and supporting a diverse staff. We strongly encourage people of diverse racial, gender, and ethnic identities to apply.
Please submit a cover letter, resume, and three references to:
Carmen Williams by email at firstname.lastname@example.org, or mail your application materials to:
Programs and Services Manager
c/o Action Alliance
5008 Monument Ave. Ste. A
Richmond, VA 23230