The Women’s Resource Center of the New River Valley is currently accepting applications for the following position:
Sexual Assault Counselor
This is a full-time position with the Women’s Resource Center of the New River Valley, Inc. (WRCNRV). The successful candidate will be responsible for the implementation and ongoing evaluation of all adult sexual assault counseling at the WRCNRV.
Qualifications include an understanding of the issues of sexual and domestic violence, the ability to provide crisis intervention, and to deliver services in a culturally sensitive manner. This position requires a college (Master’s degree preferred) in human services related field and/or five years of related experience.
The Women’s Resource Center of the New River Valley, Inc. (WRC) is a local non-profit organization providing advocacy, programs, and services to women, men and children affected by domestic and sexual violence. In addition, the WRC is a leader in educating the community on interpersonal violence, violence prevention and healthy relationships.
The WRC offers competitive salaries and benefits including paid leave time, paid holidays, paid company life insurance, paid company retirement after completing one year of employment and a flexible cafeteria plan including group health, dental, vision, and spending for employees working 30 hours or more per week.
The WRC conducts pre-employment background checks including CPS and VA State Police, and driving record checks. Possession of a valid driver’s license and good driving record required.
The WRC is an Equal Opportunity Employer. People of historically underserved populations, people of color, people of the LGBTQ+ community, and people of diverse backgrounds are encouraged to apply.
The WRC provides all new full-time staff with 50 hours of crisis intervention and topical training in addition to organizational on-boarding. Training for part-time employees is tailored to the needs of the job position. As a 501(c)(3) organization, full-time employment at the WRCNRV may qualify you for the Public Service Loan Forgiveness Program through the U.S. Department of Education. Click here for more information.
To apply for a position with the WRC, please send a cover letter, resume and application to WRCNRV, PO Box 477, Radford, VA 24143; or E-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. Please include the title of the job position in the subject line.
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