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Interested candidates should forward their resume and cover letter, along with salary requirements to: YWCA Greater Harrisburg (EOE) 1101 Market Street Harrisburg, PA 17103 email@example.com (717) 234-1779 (fax)
Crisis Advocate and Counselor (Full-time Evening)
ATTN: NIGHT OWLS
The YWCA Greater Harrisburg is seeking a full-time evening crisis advocate and counselor to provide crisis services and empowerment counseling to victims of domestic violence and sexual assault. Successful applicant must be a self-starter able to demonstrate a successful history of working independently and meeting work plan goals with minimal supervision. Must be highly organized with effective time management skills, demonstrate excellent communications skills, and flexibility in responding to changing work priorities. Experience with managing crisis situations and prior experience providing direct services to adults and children a must. Reliable transportation and clearances required. Bachelor’s degree in human services or related field with two years related work experience preferred. Work schedule is Tuesday through Saturday 4 pm to midnight.
Executive Liaison to the CEO
Seeking qualified candidates to provide direct administrative support to the Chief Executive Officer and the Board of Directors. The Executive Liaison performs a variety of high-level administrative tasks which include frequent interaction with all staff within the organization, as well as customers, vendors, and business relations. Duties are highly confidential and responsibilities require discretion, judgment, tact and poise.
- Associate degree/Bachelor’s degree preferred
- 3 to 5 years’ experience in an Administrative Assistant position
- Experience with non-profits or social services encouraged but not required
- High degree of proficiency in word processing, database, design, development, internet and spreadsheets
- Ability to take dictation and take minutes of meetings
- Strong oral and written communication skills
The YWCA Greater Harrisburg is seeking a full time case manager/advocate for its transitional housing program in Perry County, serving victims of domestic and sexual violence. Primary responsibilities include intake and assessment, case management, counseling, outreach and education, and managing daily operations of the housing facility. Successful applicant must be a self-starter that requires minimal supervision. Must demonstrate high level of communication skills and be well organized with effective time management skills. Experience with managing crisis situations, working with diverse populations, and proven ability to adapt to changing conditions with enthusiasm a must. Prior direct services experience with both child and adult populations required. Prior management or supervisory experience a plus. Bachelor’s degree in human services or related field with two years related work experience required. Master’s degree preferred. Act 33 and State Police clearances required.