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AmeriCorps Men's Engagement Specialist at WCA
The WCA is the designated direct service provider for victims of domestic violence and sexual assault in Douglas County. We are dedicated to helping clients stay safe and grow strong by addressing both their immediate safety needs and their long-term self-sufficiency. For more than a century, the WCA has led Omaha in serving the critical needs of domestic violence and sexual assault victims. The WCA’s multi-faceted approach provides vital services including, but not limited to, the Omaha Metropolitan area’s domestic violence and sexual assault crisis hotline, advocacy, individualized case management, pro bono legal services, therapy, peer-led support groups, self sufficiency and career programs. The WCA is and will continue to be a premiere organization empowering and advocating for the social and economic justice of victims of domestic violence and sexual assault and their children. The WCA is committed to the prevention and elimination of domestic violence and sexual assault.
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Member Duties : The WCA is seeking an AmeriCorps Men’s Engagement Specialist. Responsibilities include engaging young men in preventing violence and doing outreach to men who have already offended. Interested applicants must possess strong relationship-building skills, public speaking skills and group facilitation skills. The AmeriCorps Men’s Engagement Specialist position offers opportunities to gain valuable experience and participate in issues of great public importance. • Research, select & implement programming to engage men in violence prevention. • Conduct assessments and intakes with potential participants and schedule participants for class. • Assist with other prevention programming and activities related to engaging men. • Research & develop plan for engaging young men who have committed domestic violence or sexual assault outside of court-ordered • Create new & strengthen existing partnerships with juvenile court and juvenile probation officers, as well as youth-serving organizations.
Program Benefits : Education award upon successful completion of service ,  Living Allowance ,  Training . 
Terms :
Permits working at another job during off hours ,  Permits attendance at school during off hours . 
Service Areas :
Public Safety ,  Community Outreach . 
Skills :
Team Work ,  Communications ,  Teaching/Tutoring ,  Youth Development ,  Public Health ,  Public Speaking . 
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AmeriCorps Men's Engagement Specialist at WCA

Program Start/End Date
09/07/2020  -   07/30/2021

Work Schedule Full Time

Education level
Some college

Age Requirement
Minimum:  18    Maximum:  99

Program Locations NEBRASKA  


Accepting Applications
From  07/10/2020  To  08/31/2020 

Contact Sara Eliason
3801 Harney St
Omaha   NE   68131

Listing ID 97831