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:Shelter Director
Category:MG
Type:EMP Employee
Term:FT
Reports To:Associate Vice President
Location:Staten Island, NY
Description:Domestic Violence Shelter programs offer a comprehensive range of services including counseling, advocacy, intervention, and support to meet the needs of victims and their families.
Responsibilities:The Shelter Director is responsible for the day-to-day operations
of the shelter program. Specific duties include but are not limited to:

•Managing and administering the shelter program including oversight of client intake and discharge, client services, adherence to City and State rules and regulations, client obligations
•Supervising, hiring, evaluating and developing staff and volunteers
•Developing collaborations with other community based organizations, acting as a liaison to other organizations
•Develop scattered sites as needed
•Management of billing and budgeting for program
•Developing programs for clients and their children, e.g., independent living skills, vocational training and recreational activities
•Attending meetings and trainings as necessary
•Oversight of staff duties including: advocacy and childcare services, case records and statistics, monitoring length of stay, and other related tasks as needed

Qualifications:- Graduate degree in a related field, plus a minimum of three years experience managing residential programs, or a history of employment that includes 5 years of management & supervisory experience, expertise in the areas of domestic violence and child abuse and neglect. Candidate must have strong initiative, a high level of energy, and effective interpersonal and mediation skills.

All prospective job candidates must meet screening requirements, which includes a background check, finger printing and State Central Registry clearance.

Education:Master's Degree
Salary:$54,476 - $61,285
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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