Community Support Services Coordinator
DAIS is seeking a full-time Community Support Services Coordinator to join our team. Responsibilities include the coordination, development and implementation of the Community Response Program and the Support Group Program. The Community Response program works with victims of domestic violence over the phone and in-person to provide support, safety planning, and community resource referrals. The Support Group program provides peer-based support to victims of domestic violence in order to decrease isolation and increase safety. This position requires direct service, program coordination, and supervisory skills. This is a full-time hourly position with scheduled day time hours though some evenings and weekends will be necessary depending on the needs of the programs.
A successful candidate will possess a four year college or university degree though relevant work experience may be considered in lieu of a degree. In addition, a successful candidate will have a minimum of four years of experience providing supervision and support to direct service staff, volunteers, and/or student interns. Experience working with victims of trauma and their children, experience working with individuals and families from diverse backgrounds, knowledge of community resources in Dane County, excellent written and verbal communication skills and an attention to detail are also required. Excellent computer skills including knowledge of and experience with Microsoft Office and bilingual abilities in English and Spanish are preferred. Knowledge of domestic violence issues is strongly preferred.
Applications will be accepted until positions are filled. Interested individual applicants only please, DAIS prefers not to be contacted by third party staffing agencies. A complete application, resume and cover letter addressed to Dawn Sharer, Human Resources Manager, are required to be considered for this position.
Incomplete applications, or applications submitted without a cover letter and resume will NOT be considered.
Completed applications may be submitted via email as an attachment to:
firstname.lastname@example.org, or by U.S. Mail to
DAIS, Attn: Human Resources, 2102 Fordem Ave., Madison, WI 53704.
Application and full job description may be obtained at: