Job Opportunity: Prevention Specialist

Peace House is a charitable organization dedicated to ending family violence and abuse, including sexual assault and abuse, in the community through education, outreach, support services and shelter. To fulfill our mission, Peace House offers specific services to all of our clients, including Case Management, Therapy, Advocacy and Crisis Intervention. Peace House is located in Park City, UT. Peace House is an equal opportunity employer.

Classification: Part Time $15/ hour
Reports to: Prevention & Awareness Coordinator

JOB DESCRIPTION

Peace House operates Prevention & Awareness Programming that works to inform the community about domestic and sexual violence and Peace House services and to create a community network that can benefit and support clients. Peace House also provides prevention education programming in grades K-12 in schools in Summit and Wasatch Counties to inform students about abuse and its opposites (i.e., healthy relationships). 

Essential Functions

(Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.)

1) Community/ School Presentations

  •   Develop, schedule, and facilitate appropriate presentations of the curriculum to local schools,

    parents, school personnel, social service agencies, civic groups, coalitions, hair salons, faith groups,

    non-profit organizations, and local businesses.

  •   Coordinate curricula with Prevent Child Abuse Utah and other collaborating agencies.

2) Team Player

  •   Attend bi-monthly team meetings and monthly staff meetings.

  •   Attend professional training as requested by supervisor.

  •   Responsible for all schools assigned by supervisor completion.

  •   Communicate clearly and professionally with staff, volunteers, and constituents.

  •   Work with other specialists within the Prevention Education Program to fill-in.

3) Reporting Data

  •   Provide monthly reports and evaluations to the Prevention & Awareness Coordinator.

  •   Assist with data reporting for grants and partnerships purposes.

4) Building Relationships

  •   Build relationships with School Boards, administrators and teachers in Summit and Wasatch counties

    to present the Prevent Child Abuse Utah (PCAU) and Safe Dates curricula.

  •   Attend and represent Peace House, Inc. at community meetings.

5) Events
Assist with planning and implementation of community awareness events.

Competencies

  1. Action Oriented

  2. Organizational Agility

  3. Presentation Skills

  4. Composure skilled

  5. Written Communications

Work Environment:

This job operates in a professional office environment. This role routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets and fax machines. 

Physical Demands

Position Type/Part-time 20 Hours/ Week

Required Education and Experience

  1. Minimum of a Bachelor’s Degree is required in order to be a Prevent Child Abuse Utah educator.

  2. Experience working in social services.

  3. Domestic & sexual violence knowledge.

  4. Current First Aid and CPR.

  5. Ability to obtain PCAU training with 60 days

  6. Ability to obtain 40 hours of CORE DV and Sexual Assault Training within 12 months.

Work Authorization/Security Clearance

Must be able to pass background check

Other Duties

Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice. 

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