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SPECIAL EVENTS COORDINATOR
The Women's Resource Center is seeking a part-time Special Events Coordinator. This part-time position requires that the candidate be available for evening and weekend events. The successful candidate will have major experience planning events, be highly organized, understand computer programs such as excel and word, is a self-starter, is a multi-tasked individual, is not fearful of asking for financial support of events, will go into the community to ask for donations, will oversee Fundraising/Development Committee, will enjoy people and building relationships, is a fast learner and highly movtivated.
Domestic Violence non-profit agency serving Rhode Island is seeking a qualified individual for a full-time (40 hours per week, benefit eligible) Family Violence Option Advocacy Program advocate position. A FVOAP advocate is responsible for, but is not limited to, providing Department of Human Service (DHS) clients who are victims/survivors of Domestic Violence with support and assistance in obtaining a waiver during the application process which includes, but is not limited to, assessing the eligibility, requesting the DHS waiver, listening to victims/survivors, making assessments of their circumstances and immediate needs, providing appropriate and necessary referrals, assisting with safety plans and continuing on-going services to clients as appropriate. The FVOAP advocate works directly with all DHS staff throughout the entire State of RI but is an employee of the Women's Resource Center with its main office in Newport. Experience working with domestic violence victims/survivors preferred. BA/BS preferred. Spanish speaking preferred.
Please send cover letter and resume to WRC, 114 Touro Street, Newport, RI 02840.
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