Job Opportunities

Education and Outreach Advocate

Appleseed Community Mental Health Center’s Safe Haven program is seeking to fill a part-time (approx. 20 hours/week) Education & Outreach Advocate position. Work hours may vary based on need with built in flexibility. The Education & Outreach Advocate produces educational materials to ensure that survivors, secondary survivors,  persons impacted by trauma, and the community at large are educated and reached through both digital and offline content including but not limited to: the general design, editing, oversight, and distribution of posted materials to various media outlets (social media sites, websites, blogs, etc.). Also this position creates and edits videos (including interviewing staff and other members of the community), press releases, flyers, brochures, educational packets, rack cards, infographics, etc.). Requires good communication and editing skills, ability to identify problems and problem-solve, creativity, editing skills, interpersonal skills, and flexibility to  independently research and plan content weeks ahead surrounding awareness and educational themes, but also release content the same day when needed, and a proactive, positive attitude. Bachelor’s degree in English, Journalism, Social Work, Marketing or related field and/or equivalent related experience.

If you are interested in joining our team of professionals, please forward your resume and cover letter to amcquate@appleseedcmhc.org. Please mention “Education & Outreach Advocate” in the subject line of your email. We look forward to hearing from you. Appleseed Community Mental Health Center, Inc. is committed to providing equal employment and advancement opportunities to all people. Employment decisions are made based on each person’s performance, qualifications, and abilities. The Agency does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, veteran status, or any other characteristic protected by law.

 

Residential Advocate

Appleseed Community Mental Health Center is seeking to fill a part-time Residential Advocate position for the Safe Haven Domestic Violence Shelter.  Work hours may vary including weekend shifts from 8am to 8pm and 8pm to 8am, holidays, and occasional weekday evenings. This position provides intake assessments for residents of the shelter, providing appropriate interventions, support, advocacy and referrals as needed.  Will provide training in sexual assault and domestic violence.  Requires good communication skills and the ability to work independently.  High school diploma required.

If you are interested in joining our team of professionals, please forward your resume and a cover letter to amcquate@appleseedcmhc.org. Please mention "Residential Advocate" in the subject line of your email. We look forward to hearing from you. Appleseed Community Mental Health Center, Inc. is committed to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all people. Employment decisions are made based on each person’s performance, qualifications, and abilities. The Agency does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.

Case Manager II

Appleseed Community Mental Health Center is seeking to fill a full time, 2nd Shift Case Manager position for the Safe Haven Domestic Violence Shelter.  The Case Manager is responsible for providing trauma-informed case management to individuals and their families who are in shelter. This position also provides intake assessments and emergency crisis intervention services to survivors of domestic violence, intimate partner violence, sexual assault, and stalking at the hospital, in shelter, or by phone.  This position will provide trauma informed supportive services to residents of the Safe Haven shelter and callers over the 24-hour crisis hotline.

This position requires knowledge of domestic violence and sexual assault interventions/prevention.  Work hours are Monday –Friday 4 pm to 12 am. High School Diploma or equivalent required, Bachelor’s degree in social work, psychology, or a related field preferred. Will accept some college and experience in domestic violence in lieu of Bachelor’s degree. Must have the ability to relate to a wide variety of people from different cultural and socio-economic backgrounds and age levels as an advocate.  Must have the ability to develop an effective treatment plan with the client, and implement the treatment plan with family members, social service systems, hospitals, health care professionals, employers, landlords, and other service providers.  Must have good time-management and organizational skills and be able to communicate effectively both verbally and in writing. 

If you are interested in joining our team of professionals, please forward your resume and a cover letter to amcquate@appleseedcmhc.org. Please mention "Case Manager II" in the subject line of your email. We look forward to hearing from you. Appleseed Community Mental Health Center, Inc. is committed to provide equal employment and advancement opportunities to all people. Employment decisions are made based on each person’s performance, qualifications, and abilities. The Agency does not discriminate in employment opportunities or practices on the basis of race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, veteran status or any other characteristic protected by law.