Employment

Safehouse Progressive Alliance for Nonviolence

Safehouse Progressive Alliance for Nonviolence is seeking a dynamic team member to work closely with and among other SPAN teammates in its quest to end interpersonal violence within its community. By asking to join SPAN, it means you are committed to working toward fulfilling this quest.

Community Outreach Liaison

The Family, Children, and Youth Community Outreach Liaison serves as a staff member at will of Safehouse Progressive Alliance for Nonviolence (SPAN). The Community Outreach Liaison works to lead and support community engagement activities, such as outreach, training, and education within Boulder County through trauma-informed, strength-based, and client-defined care with focus on social justice, equity, and accessibility for all. The Community Outreach Liaison will also conduct clinical research interviews with families and will co-lead parenting groups and provide parent coaching in the community. The Community Outreach Liaison works under a multi-year grant through the University of Colorado at Boulder (CU Boulder) focused on evaluating the Let’s Connect (LC) parenting program and providing parenting services to the community. The Community Outreach Liaison will receive web-based and in-person training in Human Subjects Research and data-entry software.

The complete posting is found here:  https://www.safehousealliance.org/about-span/employment-opportunities/

Experience Required

4-year degree in Human Services preferred, or in a related field, or any equivalent combination of education and/or experience. 3-5 years of experience in human services, prevention, and counseling/advocacy with child, youth, and families, and a minimum of 1 year experience with evidence-based services such as Let’s Connect and/or TF-CBT. Clinical experience is preferred. Excellent planning, organizational, case management, and clinical/intervention skills. Experience with the dynamics of intimate partner violence, domestic violence, trauma-informed service delivery, and resources available to survivors of violence is strongly preferred. Working knowledge in community engagement and collaboration and as cultural broker. Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities: Proven written and oral communication skills in Spanish and English are required. Excellent organizational skills, problem solving, written and oral communication skills, attention to detail, and ability to prioritize work and tasks. Requires adaptability to produce and meet deadlines in a fast paced, multi-task and changing environment, with frequent pressure related to meeting deadlines and scheduling requirements. Must be able to work independently and as part of a team. Must have good negotiation skills and the ability to handle sensitive information with diplomacy. Schedule Availability: Days with occasional extended workdays, including evenings. Licenses/Certifications: Valid Colorado driver’s license with clean driving record required; access to reliable transportation with Colorado mandated insurance preferred. Great computer skills including Microsoft Office and virtual meeting platforms. You also have adaptability to produce and meet deadlines in a fast paced, multi-task and changing environment, with frequent pressure related to meeting deadlines and scheduling requirements.

Further Comments

This is a nonexempt, salaried position. The salary range is $41,067 – $44,122 annually, depending on experience; an additional $100/month ($1,200/annually) is provided for Spanish-language proficiency. Compensation also includes our standard benefit package, including a medical plan, dental plan, retirement plan, holiday pay and paid time off, reduced rate Eco-Pass, and Employee Assistance Program.

Perks

SPAN Culture SPAN team members are dedicated and work in a fast-paced environment with full days – including some evenings and weekends – yet remain committed to a healthy work/life balance. While SPAN expects work to be taken seriously, it also knows the importance of having fun and the value of enjoying the work.

Salary

$41,067-$44,122

How to Apply

Please submit a resume and cover letter to hr@safehousealliance.org.

We like to receive electronic applications but will accept applications by US Mail at:  SPAN, Attn: HR, 835 North St, Boulder CO  80304.

Applications will be accepted until the position is filled, but priority consideration will be given to those received by November 15, 2021.

Safehouse Progressive Alliance for Nonviolence
835 North St
Boulder, CO 80304
Phone: 3034498623

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