AMERICORPS VICTIM ASSITANCE PROGRAM (AVAP) Manager
The AVAP Manager oversees the implementation of the AmeriCorps Victim Assistance Program (AVAP.) In this role, they will coordinate the placement, training, and evaluation of AmeriCorps Victim Assistance Program members.
Strong negotiation, conflict resolution, and oral and written communication skills.
Flexibility and ability to manage a variety of tasks.
Demonstrated understanding of and commitment to domestic and sexual violence issues.
Ability to problem-solve and think creatively about complex situations.
Experience with the Microsoft Office Suite.
Interested applicants should submit a cover letter, resume, and 1-2 page writing sample to firstname.lastname@example.org by Monday, May 10th
Americorps Victim Assitance Program (AVAP) Advocate
AmeriCorps Victim Assistance Program (AVAP) members provide crisis intervention, direct support services, and advocacy to individuals and families who have been impacted by domestic, sexual, and stalking violence, addressing critical needs of communities throughout New Hampshire. Members receive training from experts in the field on crucial topics related to victim/survivor advocacy. As financial abuse presents a significant barrier to survivors in accessing safety, members integrate economic empowerment into their advocacy by providing financial literacy education and services.
AVAP is currently accepting applications for 2021-2022 service positions which will begin 9/4/2021 and end 9/3/2022. AVAP members are placed at crisis center and criminal justice-based host sites throughout the State of New Hampshire. Both full time (1700 hours) and half time (900 hours) positions are available.
By serving a year with AVAP, you have the opportunity to make a difference in the lives of victim/survivors of domestic, sexual, and stalking violence. The experience and training you receive will not only help you make a difference in the field of victim/survivor services but will also allow you to make valuable connections.
Interested applicants should send the following to email@example.com by Friday, September 3, 2021:
A copy of current driver’s license
Contact information for 3 professional or academic references.
The 12 member programs of the New Hampshire Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence provide services regardless of gender,age, health status (including HIV-positive), physical, mental or emotional ability, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, socio-economic status, race, national origin, immigration status or religious or political affiliation.
Funding for this website was provided by The Corporate Fund. New Hampshire Coalition Against Domestic and Sexual Violence PO Box 353, Concord, NH 03302-0353 (603) 224-8893