Internship & Employment Opportunities

Current Opportunities: 

Resource Development Coordinator-PT
Domestic violence agency seeks individual to support communications and development activities including managing database, input and editing data; developing and generating database reports; tracking events; overall coordination and support of fund development, marketing, and communications including newsletters and electronic communication platforms for this nonprofit organization.
Required: Bachelor’s degree. Must be proficient in Microsoft Office Suite and database management. Flexibility and willingness to work occasional weekends and evenings. Must have own transportation.
Preferred: experience with databases, marketing, and writing. Position is open until filled. EOE

Latina Support Services Coordinator and Victim Advocate
Provide advocacy and support in the J&DR Courts, provide education, support and answer hotline in Spanish and English, facilitate support group. Successful candidate will be bi-lingual and will understand varied and complex needs of H/L community. BA/BS and/or relevant experience required. Bi-cultural preferred. This job is FT/salaried and includes some evenings, occasional week-end, and on-call responsibilities. Position is open until filled. EOE

Court Advocate and Housing Case Manager-FT
Provide advocacy, support, and education for victims of domestic violence in the J&DR Courts and answer hotline. Successful candidate will demonstrate ease in working with those from diverse backgrounds and knowledge of the legal system. BA/BS and relevant experience required. Salaried, FT, 40 hours includes occasional evenings, weekend and on-call responsibilities. Position is open until filled. EOE

Night Resident Managers for Local Domestic Violence Shelter
Seeking several committed individuals to share in managing a domestic violence shelter overnights, weekends and holidays. Successful candidates will demonstrate ease and sensitivity in working with those from diverse backgrounds. This is a part time position -2-4 shifts/wk , 24-40 hours/week. Successful candidates will be dependable, able to multi-task and possess strong organizational and communications skills. BA/BS and/or relevant experience preferred.
The shifts (shared by 6-10 managers) are:
M-F: 5pm-7am (overnight, sleeping shift); S-F 6pm-10pm; Sat-7pm-11pm Sat, Sun and Holidays: 9am-5pm, 5pm-9am (overnight, sleeping shift)

Youth Resiliency Advocate
Seeking an advocate to support education programs including school presentations on issues relating to dating violence education, bullying, and healthy relationships for children and youth. This position includes general advocacy work, crisis intervention for survivors and coordination of survivors’ support groups. BA/BS and/or relevant experience preferred. Salaried, FT, 40 hours includes occasional evenings, weekend and on-call responsibilities. Position is open until filled. EOE

 

Please email application (found at Employment Application) to office@empowerhouseva.org or fax to 540-373-0794. This position is open until filled. EOE. If you are unable to complete the form electronically, you may optionally print, complete by hand and submit via scan to office@empowerhouseva.org or send via US Mail to PO Box 1007, Fredericksburg, VA 22402. You may also deliver to our outreach office at 150 Olde Greenwich Drive, Fredericksburg, VA 22408.

 

 

Empowerhouse
P.O. Box 1007
Fredericksburg, VA 22402
Email: office@empowerhouseva.org

Employment Application