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Full-Time Housing First/ Transitional Services Advocate

Starting Point is seeking a full-time (32 hours a week) Housing First/ Transitional Services Advocate. Duties include providing crisis intervention and follow-up support to victims of domestic and sexual violence.

Utilizing the Housing First Model, the Housing First Advocate assists families experiencing domestic violence in obtaining or maintaining safe, permanent housing.

The Housing First / Transitional Services Advocate focus will contain the following elements: survivor-driven advocacy, trauma informed advocacy, housing stability, community engagement and flexible financial assistance.

Bachelor’s degree in a human service related field or two years of experience providing domestic violence direct services in a volunteer based program required. Position requires a valid driver’s license, proof of adequate auto insurance and completion of criminal & motor vehicle records checks.

Please send cover letter and resume to: Deborah Weinstein at [email protected] or fax to 603-452-5302.

Par-Time Shelter Advocate

Starting Point is seeking a part-time (15-20 hrs/ week) Shelter Advocate. Duties include providing crisis intervention and follow-up support to victims of domestic and sexual violence.

Duties include providing quality support and advocacy to victims of domestic violence and sexual violence, and their children, in our emergency shelter. The shelter advocate works directly with the shelter manager in providing direct service to our shelter guests, along with supporting the facilities. The successful applicant will work an average of 17.5 hours a week in our Conway office, which may include night and weekends.

An undergraduate degree in a human service-related field or one year of experience providing domestic violence direct services in a volunteer-based program is required. Position requires a valid driver’s license, proof of adequate auto insurance and completion of criminal & motor vehicle records checks.

Please send cover letter and resume to: Deborah Weinstein at [email protected] or fax to 603-452-5302.

Starting Point: Services for Victims of Domestic & Sexual Violence located in the White Mountains of NH, is a non-profit agency providing services to victims of domestic and sexual violence, including human trafficking in Carroll County, NH.  It is the only domestic violence shelter in Carroll County, and one of only 12 domestic violence shelters in the entire state.  Starting Point often receives clients outside its catchment area when the victims are not safe in their local shelters, or when other shelters are full and victims are in imminent danger. Since its inception in 1981, Starting Point has served an average of 600 clients each year. With advocacy, Starting Point’s clients are able to develop a network of supports and the skills and finances to live independently and transition to a life without violence.

Starting Point is an equal opportunity employer. All applicants will be considered for employment without attention to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, veteran, or disability status.