Center for Family Services is looking for a responsible and organized individual to fill the DVRT Coordinator position in the Services Empowering Rights of Victims (SERV) program. SERV provides crisis intervention, counseling, and support to survivors of sexual violence, domestic violence, and human trafficking. The program provides personalized care to help people follow a path to healing. The DVRT Coordinator is responsible for the management of volunteer staff, and interns to provide 24-hour accompaniments and advocacy services to victims of domestic violence. The DVRT Coordinator reports directly to the Program Supervisor.
Location: Cumberland County, NJ
Duties and Responsibilities:
Provide training and education to new and existing volunteers and staff and in-service trainings to law enforcement
Supervise and manage volunteers and interns to insure quality domestic violence services are provided to victims
Ensure hotline schedule is covered by calling volunteers and soliciting their services to assist domestic violence victims
Provide 24-hour back up for hotline calls & accompaniments to address problems with activations
Address concerns with Unusual Occurrences for DVRT
Market SERV program and volunteer opportunities throughout Cumberland County
Facilitate quarterly Domestic Violence Liaison Officer Meetings and monthly Volunteer meetings
Develop quarterly newsletter and monthly meetings and training's for volunteers and staff.
Interview potential volunteers, complete reference checks on volunteers, maintain volunteer files, and submit volunteer stipend to finance.
Collect activation statistics and complete reports for required funding sources
Complete program statistics forms pertaining to volunteer hours and services provided to victims for advocate certification
Attend County DV Working Group meetings, NJCEDV meetings, and DVRT Coordinator meetings
Revise and update volunteer handbook, resource manual and training manual
Carry out other tasks as deemed necessary by supervisor to ensure success of SERV program
All positions require pre-employment drug screening and criminal record checks. Center For Family Services is an equal opportunity employer offering competitive salaries and excellent benefits packages. For more information, please visit our website at www.centerffs.org.