Job Opportunity: YWCA – Community Educator

YWCA Northeast Indiana has one available position:

Community Educator
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Expectations of Every YWCA Staff Member:

  • Uphold and promote the YWCA Mission.
  • Maintain compliance with state standards.
  • Adhere to established policies and procedures.
  • Contribute to fund development efforts for support of all programs and the overall Association.
  • Provide support to other departments and staff.

Essential Duties:

  • Facilitate school based presentations and community trainings throughout six counties in Northeast Indiana.
  • Facilitate school based presentations and community trainings throughout six counties in Northeast Indiana.
  •  Collaborate with other service providers and/or stakeholders.
  • Maintain accurate and appropriate records.
  • Create and maintain high quality work environment to perform at highest level.
  • Assist with increasing education and awareness by attending community events and promoting agency services.
  • Other duties as assigned to meet the organization’s goals.

Education, Knowledge, and Experience Required:

  • Bachelor’s degree preferred. Equivalent education and experience will be considered.
  • CPR and First Aid Certifications
  • Ability and comfort with public speaking.
  • Knowledge of domestic violence issues and patterns and their effects on men, women, and children.
  • Knowledge of substance use and chemical dependency and their effects on women and families
  • Proven ability to effectively and respectfully interact with diverse populations, including clients, co-workers, and agency.
  • Experience in crisis intervention, networking, team building and public speaking.
  • Strong customer service skills with ability to communicate in a professional manner with a wide range of people. Unequivocal commitment to pluralism.
  • Ability to exercise independent judgment and discretion when handling potentially confidential or sensitive manners.
  • Strong time management skills; ability to take initiative to solve problems and work with minimum supervision.
  • Proficient in Microsoft Office including Outlook, Word, and Excel.
  • 1-3 years of general office experience, including reception and telephone duties.
  • 1-3 years of experience with general office equipment (copiers, printers)
  • Accurate, organized, and detail-oriented, with ability to work under pressure and shift priorities in response to changing needs.
  • Ability to keep accurate records and files
  • Must comply with organization’s policy of automobile insurance: must have a valid driver’s license and personal automobile insurance coverage.
  • Flexibility to change work hours as needed.

How to Apply:

Please note: All qualified candidates must submit a cover letter, an updated resume and fully complete the application including at least 3 professional references.  Incomplete application data will exclude you from consideration.

To view full job description and to apply online, see HERE

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