The North Carolina Victim Assistance Network (NCVAN) seeks to hire a Regional Victim Services Coordinator to enable us to expand much-needed services and advocacy for loved ones of homicide victims across the state of North Carolina. NCVAN is a statewide nonprofit that works to support the rights and well-being of surviving loved ones of homicide victims and others harmed by violent crime through advocacy, training, and technical assistance.  NCVAN is committed to ensuring victims are afforded their rights and receive the support they so rightly deserve.  NCVAN does not and shall not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion (creed), gender, gender expression, age, national origin (ancestry), disability, marital status, sexual orientation, or military status, in any of its activities or operations.

The Regional Victim Services Coordinator will work closely with and report to the Director of Victim Services to establish support groups for homicide co-victims, engage and train volunteers, raise awareness of the needs of homicide co-victims, nurture strong relationships with partners across the state and provide other assistance to victim/survivors and professionals who serve them. Strong skills in written and spoken communication are essential. Ability to work independently and with a fantastic team are required. The ideal candidate will possess skills, experience and education relevant to working with victims of violent crime. A four-year degree or commensurate experience is required. Experience in clinical, chaplaincy or casework settings is preferred. Capacity to learn to work well with people of all backgrounds, races, ethnicities and perspectives is a must.

Travel around the state of North Carolina is essential to this position and, therefore, a valid driver’s license and reliable transportation are required. NCVAN wants the best person for this position and is open to that person working from our Raleigh office or working remotely from another region of the state.

For more information or to apply, contact Scott Bass at scott@nc-van.org .

 

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