Adult educational outreach to the community and partner agencies of Laura's House aimed at preventing domestic violence. The St. Joseph Worker will support development of new programs and monthly Community Workshop Series: ' How to Help', 'Healthy Families' and 'Co-Dependency'
Laura's House provides residential shelter services, transitional housing, counseling and workshops, and legal services to thousands of individuals every year.
The community educator must be comfortable speaking to groups, have adept presentation skills, be well versed in technology (i.e. PowerPoint, Zoom, and Prezi presentation software) and have a passion for the mission.
Health coverage, Housing, Living allowance, Stipend, Student loan forbearance, Training
The St. Joseph Worker Program is deeply committed to the volunteers providing mentoring and training for personal and professional development centered around four core values: leadership as a woman, social justice, spirituality and community/simple living. The program begins with a one to two week orientation to the program and placement site. Mentoring, educational and certification opportunities, monthly program day enrichment, and retreats help volunteers discover their strengths and passions and develop the skills and confidence to make their mark on the world. AmeriCorps Education Award opportunity may be available to eligible volunteers through an affiliated national organization.
Credential or Certification
Desired Certifications or Qualifications
40 Hour Domestic Violence Advocate Training and Certification
Prohibits paid work outside of the sponsoring agency at any time
Subject to criminal background check
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