Overview

Exciting opportunity to be a part of a dynamic community organization committed to improving the lives of those we serve.New Hope for Women is a domestic violence resource center that offers support to people in Sagadahoc, Lincoln, Knox, and Waldo counties affected by domestic violence, dating violence, and stalking.We alsoprovide educational resources to assist our communities in creating a safer, healthier future.We currently have an opening for a Legal Advocacy Director. The Legal Advocacy Director is responsible for the oversight and supervision of New Hope for Womens legal and court advocacy services and Violence Intervention Programs.We seek a candidate with:Exceptional listening, oral and written communication skillsExperience working with adults Experience working with volunteersGroup facilitation skills and experienceExperience with statistics, data collection, and reportingKnowledge of local social service, criminal justice, education, and health systemsBasic computer skills (working knowledge of Microsoft and Google Suites helpful but not required)Strong organizational and time management skillsQualifications Relevant bachelors degree or equivalent combination of education and experienceSupervision experience preferred Possession of a valid and active Maine drivers license, a reliable vehicle, and adequate insurance, or access to reliable transportation requiredAdditional Job Information:Full-time position and may require travel throughout our catchment area. Salary starts at $56,000 with excellent benefits as well as mileage reimbursement.How to apply:Interested candidates should submit a current resume and cover letter to: add Legal Advocacy Director to the subject field.We strongly encourage those with the following identities to apply: Black, Indigenous, and people of color, people with intersecting identities – LGBTQIA+, women and non-binary people, people living with disabilities and others with lived experience being part of marginalized communities.Closing date for this posting is 1/12/2021.Tracking

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