VIRGINIA COMMONWEALTH UNIVERSITY
Virginia Commonwealth University
University Counseling Services
Division of Student Affairs
Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU) seeks a Coordinator for Sexual, Intimate Partner Violence, Stalking and Advocacy to join the staff of University Counseling Services in the Division of Student Affairs. General responsibilities include providing crisis intervention, safety planning, providing education/outreach to university community, serving on various university committees, case management services, developing monthly reports for supervisor, assisting survivors with obtaining accommodations for course work, creating training and presentations, providing direct supervision to the Sexual, Intimate Partner Violence and Stalking Advocate and developing a strategic plan for the program, along with supporting the student through university proceeding the survivor might go through. The position may require working some evening hours.
Master's degree in Social Work or related field.
3-5 years' experience working as an advocate for survivors of sexual assault, intimate partner violence and stalking or related experience
Demonstrate a commitment to diversity, social justice and cultural competence and the ability to work in a multicultural environment
Ability to critically review health-related professional literature relevant to college students and assess its applicability and utility for effectiveness on our campus
Demonstrated experience working in and fostering a diverse faculty, staff, and student environment or commitment to do so as a faculty member at VCU
Demonstrated skills in a variety of educational methods including presentations, trainings, small group facilitation and individual sessions
Ability to handle multiple projects simultaneously, manage time and prioritize tasks
Ability to maintain accurate, confidential records
Excellent communication skills, both oral and written,
Strong interpersonal skills
Experience working with diverse populations
VCU is a public university of 30,000 students located on two campuses in the capital city of Richmond, VA. The position is open until filled and initial application review will begin April 20, 2018. Salary is commensurate with experience and includes a comprehensive benefits package. To apply, electronically please submit your letter of interest, three letters of reference, and current vita to https://www.vcujobs.com/postings/80419 .
For additional information about Virginia Commonwealth University and UCS, visit our web site at
http://www.students.vcu.edu/counsel/. Virginia Commonwealth University is an equal employment/affirmative action employer. Women, minorities, and persons with disabilities are encouraged to apply.