Hotline Phone Numbers

Domestic Violence Hotline:
800.621.HOPE (4673)

Crime Victims Hotline:
866.689.HELP (4357)

Rape & Sexual Assault Hotline:
212.227.3000

TDD phone number for all hotlines:
866.604.5350

Career Opportunities at Safe Horizon

Career Details
Position:Program Assistant, Manhattan Child Advocacy Center
Category:AD
Type:EMP Employee
Term:FT
Reports To:Administrative Coordinator
Location:1753 Park Avenue
Description:Safe Horizon is the nationís leading nonprofit victim assistance, advocacy and violence prevention program. Safe Horizonís Child Advocacy Centers play a critical, front-line role in responding to child sexual abuse and severe physical abuse by providing a coordinated and collaborative approach to the investigation of such cases, while ensuring that victims receive immediate, effective support.

*** This position is located in Manhattan***
Responsibilities:The Program Assistant is the first point of contact for all children and families entering the CAC. The Program Assistant will welcome and orient every child and non-offending family members to the CAC and immediately link the family to a Senior Case Manager. The Program Assistant plays a critical role in creating an environment that is safe, welcoming and upholds the core values and mission of the CAC. In addition, the Program Assistant is responsible for:


∑ Answers and directs telephone calls, faxes and mail directed to department of site;
∑ Manages reception area;
∑ Acts as liaison with MDT partners for purchasing supplies, processing paperwork;
∑ Links all families to the appropriate CAC service providers;
∑ Supervises the child play area;
∑ Collects basic intake information;
∑ Assists in supervising the playroom volunteers;
∑ Assists in straightening up the playroom at the end of every day;
∑ Assists in Centersí administrative office duties including report preparation, NCA trak data input, processing payment requests;
∑ Schedules and coordinates internal and external meetings;
∑ Other program related duties as necessary
Qualifications:∑ HS Diploma or equivalent, college degree preferred or combination of college course work and professional experience.
∑ Proficiency in Microsoft Excel, Outlook and PowerPoint
∑ Excellent interpersonal and organizational skills required.
∑ Bilingual in English and Spanish strongly preferred. Must be willing to work nights.

We are an equal opportunity employer and we do not discriminate on the bases of race, age, gender, gender identity, or gender expression

If hired, I agree to abide by all of Safe Horizonís rules and regulations, and understand that, if employed, my employment may be terminated with or without cause, and with or without notice, at any time, at the option of either the company or me. I further understand that no representation, whether oral or written by any representative or agent of the organization, at any time, constitutes a contract of employment

All prospective job candidates must meet screening requirements, which includes a background check.
Education:High School Degree / G.E.D.
Salary:$26,296 - $29,583
Hours:Not Applicable
Days: N/A
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Safe Horizon's mission is to provide support, prevent violence and promote justice for victims of crime and abuse, their families and communities.

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