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Interested in joining a community of survivors and advocates who are passionate, caring, and well, pretty darn fun/unique/some other awesome adjective to work with? The Action Alliance just may be the home for you! Each member of our team is constantly striving to make our communities and our world a better place, starting right at our office. Check out the available opportunities to contribute to our work below:
The overnight crisis response advocate is a part-time, remote, statewide position covering the hours of 8pm-8am and all day on weekends. This position will join the Crisis Response Team. The Overnight Crisis Response Advocate will provide a trauma-informed, healing-centered response to people who contact the statewide hotline, including the LGBTQ Helpline and PREA hotline; and specializes in services for survivors who are from historically marginalized and oppressed communities.
Who we’re looking for: Motivated individuals who are passionate about providing services to empower survivors. The preferred candidates will be able to listen deeply, communicate calmly and effectively, and problem solve when needed. This position needs one year of related experience with anti-violence work and requires the advocate to be awake and working in a safe and quiet environment with reliable internet access.
Compensation: This is a part-time, nonexempt position with a $50 stipend per shift, working an average of four to six weekend or overnight shifts per month. Compensation is $15 an hour during provision of services, training, and administrative activities and during the hours of 8am-8pm. The advocate will be paid a stipend for the overnight shift regardless of the number of service requests. Time worked on agency recognized Holidays will be paid at the rate of time and a half. A benefits package is not offered for this position.
How to Apply: Please email your resume, cover letter, and three references to firstname.lastname@example.org. Applications are always being accepted and interviews will be conducted on a rolling basis.
The Action Alliance is an equal opportunity employer. People of color, women, LGBTQ+ candidates, and people of diverse backgrounds are strongly encouraged to apply. We are committed to a diverse workplace and supporting our staff with ongoing career development opportunities.
We welcome applications on an ongoing basis! The Action Alliance is always seeking volunteers to answer our 24-hour hotline, represent us at community outreach events, and more. If you are interested in volunteering, please fill out our volunteer application. For more information about the volunteer program, please send an email to email@example.com.