Employment

If you are interested in applying for the positions below, please send a resume and letter of interest to the staff contacts listed:

This page was last updated 5/14/2020.

SHELTER ADVOCATE

AWARE is hiring for multiple positions within our Emergency Shelter serving survivors of domestic violence and sexual assault. This is an opportunity to work in a fast-paced, crisis-oriented agency with a commitment to collaborative, supportive services. Qualified applicants must be able to work shift-based schedule. AWARE offers 4 shifts: Evening shifts (4 pm-12 am), Day shifts (8 am to 4 pm), Swing-shifts (noon- 8 pm), and Overnight shift (midnight to 8 am). Priority will be given to applicants who can work evenings and weekends. Experience with social services is preferred; supervisory positions available. We are very willing to train the right applicant with a strong customer service background who is wanting to transition to social services. We value enthusiasm, caring and reliability.
 
Contact Lily Larsen at lilyl@awareak.org for more information or to submit a brief cover letter and resume.

MEN AT WORK FACILITATORS

AWARE is hiring men who are able and willing to hold themselves accountable, to train as co-facilitators for our Men At Work classes and work with men who have used various forms of violence against women. If you support AWARE’s mission and values and would like to learn/educate men about hierarchical violence and how it manifests in all levels of our society, this job may be for you. Ability to advise re: place-based programming a plus!

These are part-time positions, 4 to 12 hrs/wk. To apply, please send your resume and cover letter to benh@awareak.org. For more information, contact benh@awareak.org or call (907)586-6623 and ask for Ben. Open until filled.

AWARE is an EEO.

BECOME A MEMBER OF AWARE’S SEXUAL ASSAULT RESPONSE TEAM (SART)

Be a (S)HERO for women in your community…

Did you know that 1 in 4 women will be victims of sexual assault in their lifetime? Do you want to help support these women at the hospital when they seek medial and/or legal assistance? Do you want to help hold their offenders accountable? Is so, becoming a part of AWARE’s on-call SART (Sexual Assault Response Team) program may be right for you! You can learn more about it what it takes to be a SART advocate by registering for AWARE’s 40-hour advocacy training, offered each year in the fall (please email info@awareak.org for dates). Please contact Swarupa at swarupat@awareak.org with questions regarding SART.

Thanks for helping to heal our fellow sisters on their journey towards healing and justice.

***If you are experiencing domestic or sexual violence, please contact AWARE for free and confidential services (907)586-1090.