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Current Job Opportunities:

Direct Services Coordinator

Do you want to help end violence in your community? Circle is currently hiring for a full-time
Direct Services Coordinator. This position will join Circle’s collaborative team in a well-
supported environment, and will provide services and supports to domestic violence
victim/survivors throughout Washington County VT. The Direct Services Coordinator position is
instrumental in ensuring that our confidential services are effective and victim/survivor-driven.
Responsibilities:

  • Provide crisis intervention, immediate support, information, referral, shelter assessments,
    legal information and safety planning via Circle’s hotline.
  •  Ensure that volunteers receive orientation, supervision, and meaningful service
    opportunities
  • Organize monthly hotline schedule for staff and volunteers
  • Coordinate hotline shift changes with staff, volunteers and answering service.
  • Provide direct supports to victim/survivors and their children through in-person meetings
  • Identify community resources and make appropriate referrals for needed services.
  •  Contribute to the preparation of all required grant reports and statistical data.
  •  Satisfactorily complete required training’s and ongoing professional development
    opportunities including 20 hours of training to obtain Crisis worker privilege

Qualifications: 

  • Ability to provide trauma informed approaches to working with victim/survivors and
    their children
  • Understanding of domestic violence as one form of oppression that is interconnected to
    racism, classism, heterosexism and ableism.
  • Organization and ability to prioritize projects and crisis situations
  • Basic understanding of the systems and processes which victims/survivors of domestic
    violence are involved with
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively and respectfully with people from a variety of
    backgrounds and cultures
  • Ability to communicate effectively in verbal and written form
  • Ability to develop and maintain strong community partnerships
  • Ability to multitask in an empowering and demanding environment
  • Willingness and ability to be on-call on scheduled weekends and evenings.

Please send a Cover Letter and Resume to info@circlevt.org by September 15th

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