The Salem State University Prevention, Education, Advocacy and Response (PEAR) Program is funded by the Department of Justice Office of Violence against Women (OVW) grant. The PEAR program is under the leadership of Counseling and Health Services and the assistant dean of students for wellness, and works in collaboration with the Salem State University Coordinated Community Response Team as well as several internal and external partners. This is a full time position, the current grant has been awarded for a three-year cycle and funding is available until December 2018.
This position assumes primary leadership across campus for victim services, prevention and education, as well as trainings for student and professional staff, related to sexual assault, dating and domestic violence and stalking. The program coordinator supervises and staffs a 24/7 call or text confidential advocacy hotline for students impacted by sexual or relationship violence. The program coordinator also is responsible for complying with all OVW grant requirements. All efforts will be culturally inclusive, survivor centered, trauma informed, and in compliance with federal and state guidelines.
Please note that this is a grant-funded position and continued employment is contingent upon on-going grant funding.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
Please apply on-line and attach resume and cover letter.
Employment is contingent upon a completed background check satisfactory to the university. Internal candidates are not subject to background check.
Salem State University is an equal opportunity / affirmative action employer. Persons of color, women and persons with disabilities are strongly urged to apply.
Please Note: If there is no application deadline associated with a position, it may come down at any time. Once a posting is removed, additional applications will not be accepted.