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Career Opportunities

Current Job Openings:

Education and Training Specialist

This position reports to the Director of Education and will assume the following responsibilities:

  • Facilitate psycho-educational training, workshops, and seminars to school-based, community-based and professional audiences.
  • Provide trauma-informed, sexual violence prevention education throughout the City of Philadelphia.
  • Research and implement best practices for effective service provision.
  • Develop and administer surveys and evaluations. Collect, analyze and report data.
  • Develop and implement special projects that promote primary prevention of sexual violence.
  • Establish partnerships and linkages to promote a safer Philadelphia.

Education and/or Experience:

  • BS/BA in public health, health education, gender studies, or the equivalent.
  • Two to three years of training and facilitation of groups in community settings.
  • Program coordination and development.
  • Must possess a high level of creativity and initiative as well as strong networking skills.
  • Must work well both individually and as a member of a team.
  • Experience working with diverse communities.
  • Able to work some weekends and evenings as needed.
  • Strong interpersonal, leadership and organizational skills required

MINIMUM EDUCATION REQUIRED: 4 year degree

HOW TO APPLY: Please forward email and cover letter to hr@woar.org. Please put Education Training Specialist in the subject line.

No phone calls, please.

Human Trafficking Project Coordinator

This position reports to the Director of Counseling Services and will assume the following responsibilities:

  • Supervision of Certified Peer Specialist.
  • Provide and coordinate in-person crisis intervention that can include safety planning, court accompaniment, and medical accompaniment.
  • Hotline as necessary.
  • Maintain a small therapy caseload of Human Trafficking Survivors.
  • Develop support groups for Human Trafficking Survivors.
  • Provide and coordinate information and referral for case management services.
  • Advocate for Human Trafficking Survivors with local community task forces and coalitions.

Education and/or Experience:

  • MS/MA in Social Work or Psychology with 2-3 years of experience. Licensure preferred
  • Training/certification as a Sexual Exploitation Counselor preferred.
  • Proficiency in assessment, case conceptualization, and implementing empirically supported treatments
  • Program coordination and development necessary
  • Must possess a high level of creativity and initiative as well as strong networking skills.
  • Must work well both individually and as a member of a team.
  • Experience working with diverse communities.
  • Able to work some weekends and evenings as needed.
  • Strong interpersonal, leadership and organizational skills required.

LEVEL OF LANGUAGE PROFICIENCY: Spanish Proficiency

PROFESSIONAL LEVEL: Professional

MINIMUM EDUCATION REQUIRED: Master’s degree

HOW TO APPLY: Please forward email and cover letter to hr@woar.org. Please put HT Project Coordinator in the subject line.

No phone calls, please.