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EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES

Center for Hope and Safety is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and desires a diverse work force. People of color, women, persons with disability, persons who are elderly, gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender are welcomed and encouraged to apply.

To join our team, please send your resume to the contact listed under each specific job posting.

Community Services Supervisor – Full Time

We’re seeking a Case Manager to coordinate services for our community services clients. Other duties include:

  • Supervising staff, volunteers and interns assigned to the community services and economic empowerment team and oversee deliverables, case management, assignments and evaluations.
  • Coordinating wraparound case management to provide direct advocacy, safety planning and crisis and ongoing support.
  • Providing internal and external referrals, crisis intervention and case management on a variety of issues.
  • Providing counseling to all survivors of domestic violence.
  • Utilizing the empowerment-based model and evidence-based practices to provide short-term supportive individual counseling and/or group counseling. Coordinating regular psycho-educational, financial, vocational informational sessions including parenting, health, financial literacy, work readiness and self-esteem topics
  • Finding opportunities to disseminate information about our program to the community, such as churches, organizations and businesses.
  • Conducting community public speaking, training, and education seminars as requested.
  • Organizing and assisting with all holiday gift dissemination, school supply distribution and other donations and picnic activities.

Requirements:

  • Master’s degree in a Social Services field required
  • License (i.e., LPC, LCSW, LSW) is preferred
  • Minimum 3 years’ experience in senior level case management or casework and minimum 1 year of leadership experience required
  • Strong organizational, computer and communication skills required
  • Must be self-motivated and able to engage in public speaking
  • Ability to problem solve necessary
  • Community resource knowledge necessary
  • Current and valid driver’s license required
  • Bilingual a plus
  • Must be able to work 1 or 2 evenings per week and weekends on a program and project need basis

Benefits:

Health insurance, Dental insurance, Vision insurance, Retirement plan, Paid time off, Flexible schedule, Professional development assistance

To apply, email your resume to: mira@hopeandsafetynj.org

Bookkeeper – Full Time

We’re currently seeking a detail-oriented individual to assist in fulfilling the day-to-day bookkeeping responsibilities of the accounting office. Other duties include:

  • Performing all accounts payable functions, including receiving invoices; contacting vendors to settling billing disputes and negotiating reduction of costs; and generating checks
  • Coding and tracking expenditures to fulfill, but not exceed, grant funds.
  • Preparing journal entries.
  • Entering budgets in the accounting software
  • Preparing bank reconciliations for the operating account and monthly reconciliation of fund balances.
  • Handing disposition and reconciliation of gift cards.
  • Assisting with budget preparations for agency programs and quarterly reports including accrued expenses, prepaid expenses and journal entries.
  • Preparing worksheets at calendar year-end and generating the required 1099’s.
  • Assisting with fiscal year-end audit worksheet preparation.

Qualifications:

  • Minimum two (2) years’ experience in accounting/bookkeeping required
  • Bachelor’s or Associate’s degree in accounting preferred
  • Strong organizational skills with the ability to multi-task necessary
  • Must be a motivated self-starter
  • Excellent computer skills essential, including Excel
  • Experience with nonprofit software highly preferred, or must be willing to learn

Benefits:

Health insurance, Dental insurance, Vision insurance, Retirement plan, Paid time off, Flexible schedule, Professional

To apply, email your resume to: marilyn@hopeandsafetynj.org

INTERNSHIP OPPORTUNITIES

Center for Hope and Safety offers volunteer, unpaid internships (both full- and part-time) during the spring, summer, and fall. College credit can be arranged. Applications are accepted on a rolling basis.

Center for Hope and Safety is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action employer and desires a diverse work force. People of color, women, persons with disability, persons who are elderly, gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender are welcomed and encouraged to apply.

To apply, email your resume and cover letter to: Olivia Pascarella, Community Engagement Coordinator, at olivia@hopeandsafetynj.org