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Interested candidates should forward their resume and cover letter, along with salary requirements to: YWCA Greater Harrisburg (EOE), Attn: Human Resources, 1101 Market Street Harrisburg, PA 17103 email@example.com (717) 234-1779 (fax)
Housing Case Manager
The HHS Department is seeking a bilingual, Spanish-speaking fulltime case manager for its housing program for homeless women. Primary responsibilities include intake and assessment, case management, empowerment counseling, individual life skills education, client outcomes and reports. Applicant must have the ability to work flexible hours to accommodate client schedules. 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. Prior direct services experience with both child and adult populations required. Applicant should be well versed in Motivational Interviewing techniques. Associates Degree in human services or related field with five years related work experience required. Bachelor’s Degree strongly preferred. Act 33, State Police and FBI Clearances required.
Interested candidates should forward their resume, including a letter of interest, to Human Resources by Tuesday, February 17, 2015.
Domestic Violence/Sexual Assault Medical Advocate
The YWCA Greater Harrisburg is seeking a full-time Medical Advocate to provide advocacy, crisis response, and empowerment counseling services to domestic violence and sexual assault victims in medical settings. This position provides trainings to medical personnel along with extensive outreach, networking, and collaboration building within the medical community. Applicants must demonstrate proven ability to manage crisis situations in a professional manner, work independently, present public presentations and trainings, manage goals and objectives associated with work plans, measure outcomes and record statistics, build collaborations, and promote systems change at an institutional level. This position requires extensive public speaking and presentations, and prior experience is a must. Bachelor’s or Master’s Degree in human services, education, or related field required with two years prior related work experience. Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation required.
Prevention Education Specialist
The YWCA Greater Harrisburg is seeking a full-time Prevention Education Specialist to provide domestic violence and sexual assault education and training to community members and professionals in Dauphin County. This position offers the ability to promote social change initiatives within communities, promote equality and healthy life choices, and provide education and intervention related to domestic violence and sexual assault. Applicants must demonstrate successful experience working with diverse populations, at-risk youth and families, and within communities impacted by high rates of violence. Must demonstrate proven ability to work independently, handle crisis situations in a professional manner, meet goals and objectives associated with work plans, and track and record statistics and outcomes. This position requires extensive public speaking and presentations, prior experience a must. Bachelor’s Degree in human services, education, or related field required with two years related work experience. Valid driver’s license and reliable transportation required.