Education & Outreach Specialist

FT; 37.5 hrs/week; Plans, organizes, and directs primary prevention and other educational programs for daycares, pre-schools, grades K-12, college students, educators, parent/teacher organizations, healthcare professionals, as well as for youth and adult community groups, and professional groups.  Candidates must have experience providing trainings for large audiences and be familiar with the use of multi-media technology, including social media platforms.  Strong oral and written communication skills are necessary.

Send cover letter and resume to Rachel Pearce ATTN: Education & Outreach Specialist.


The Counselor is responsible for providing support to individuals and families victimized by domestic violence, sexual assault and other crimes.  General duties include individual and group counseling, safety planning, assessment and referral to/collaboration with other community resource agencies.  Counselors are responsible for the maintenance of all client files including service planning, case note documentation and data entry into a data management system.
This is a full-time position that includes benefits such as health insurance and generous paid time off.
Send cover letter and resume to Chrissy Profera at ATTN: Counselor.

Emergency Shelter Advocate

FT; 37.5 hrs/week. The Emergency Shelter Advocate is responsible for maintaining 24-hour coverage of the shelter, hotline, and the upkeep of the Emergency Shelter facility. Core responsibilities include but are not limited to:
Demonstrate compassion towards individuals experiencing domestic violence or victims of sexual assault in need of emergency housing following a housing first module.
Assisting victims of domestic violence and homeless individuals with access to temporary emergency shelter and other emergency resources.
Helping survivors create a safety plan of action.
Maintaining the cleanliness of the Emergency Shelter.
Model trauma-informed care standards for program participants and the community.
Maintain a strong understanding of the intersection of crime victimization, trauma, and housing.
Maintain up-to-date knowledge of program work plans and funding guidelines and perform job duties accordingly.
Maintain participant files and data entry systems.
Send cover letter and resume to Erin Brand at ATTN: Emergency Shelter Advocate.

Director of Finance

The Director of Finance, a non-profit executive management team member, is a full-time salaried, exempted position whose responsibilities include general oversight of the agency’s financial practices and working with the Executive Director to define and monitor strategies for fiscal accountability.  This position is responsible for creating and overseeing the agency’s $2 million dollar budget and cost allocation plan.

The Director of Finance is responsible for overseeing the financial operations and financial planning for Arise, ensuring the smooth running of Arise’s finances by assessing financial activity, identifying solutions to financial issues, and preparing reports. A key aspect of this role is the funding compliance oversight of Arise’s state and federal grant funding sources, and the alignment of program spending within the marketing and stewardship goals of Arise. Additionally, this role is responsible for oversight of the Human Resources functions of Arise.

Core Competencies:

Requires strong strategic thinking related to financial management

Requires strong project and personnel management skills

Requires excellent verbal and written communication skills

Uses change management principles to drive forward momentum in the department

Has strong understanding of the use of data and analytics for analysis of financial documents

Leadership experience with budget development, management, and tracking

Responsible for implementing and maintaining a system of internal controls that will ensure compliance with all financial policies required for non-profit entities and US GAAP standards

Requires 4-year degree in related field

Non-profit accounting experience

All resumes and cover letters should be sent to Arise Attn: Director of Finance at 1218 W. State Street New Castle, PA 16101.


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