Full-Time Prevention Specialist
Starting Point is seeking a full time Prevention Specialist/ Advocate 32 hours per week to develop, implement and evaluate Starting Point’s in-school prevention education programs. Successful candidate will have an understanding of issues related to domestic, sexual violence and stalking. Detail-orientation and the ability to manage multiple priorities while meeting deadlines is a must. Position includes coverage of direct service support line on a rotation with other staff members, which includes night and weekend availability/ commitment during those weeks “on call”. We’re looking for a team player who is comfortable interacting with clients, educators, and volunteers as well as with public speaking. Bachelor’s degree or equivalent experience required. Must be proficient with the Microsoft Office suite and have the ability to learn and become skilled with new software.
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.