Domestic Violence Support Group Facilitator, North Portland, Monday evening 6-8pm

Digest topic: Jobs & Internships


organization:Bradley Angle
position summary:

The Support Group Facilitator will facilitate discussions among participants relating to domestic violence. Two hours/week will be dedicated to group facilitation. One to three hours will be spent planning/preparing for group and completing new participant intakes.

Salary / Pay Rate:3-5 hours/week, $10/hour
Required Skills and Abilities:• Plan and organize materials/curricula for weekly group (topic outlines are available) • Empower survivors by fostering group cohesion and ownership among participants • Complete intake paperwork with all new participants • Maintain confidentiality of participants and group location • Attend monthly supervision, report monthly statistics for group attendance
Qualifications:• Strong understanding of and ability to communicate the dynamics of domestic/sexual violence • Skills in providing crisis intervention • Experience in group facilitation, peer support, and establishing personal/professional boundaries and relationship building • Understanding and ability to communicate tenets of anti-oppression theory as related to ending violence through social change and direct service. • One year of social service experience specific to domestic violence survivors and/or group facilitation • Bachelor’s degree in social work or social sciences equivalent preferred but not required
Education Required:High School or equiv.
Other:Equal Opportunity Employer