University of Alaska Southeast

Job Posting

Company: Alaska Network on Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault (ANDVSA)
Location: Sitka, AK
Position: Violence Prevention Specialist (Sitka)
Requirements: Open to all students/alumni

Sitkans Against Family Violence (SAFV) is seeking a passionate AmeriCorps VISTA to help support prevention programming for Sitkan youth to build resiliency and promote diversity, respect and gender equity for generations to come. The VISTA member will be instrumental in building upon successful strategies by expanding our efforts to include parents and men/boys in the conversation. The VISTA will help establish an infrastructure that supports ongoing positive parenting programs; will work with schools and partner agencies to support and sustain male engagement programs such as Coaching Boys into Men and the COMPASS toolkit; participate in the local prevention coalition; and increase capacity for healthy relationships curricula in the schools. The VISTA will also assist the Program Coordinator in building capacity for and expanding successful programs like Girls on the Run and Boys Run I toowú klatseen to the outlying rural communities of Kake and Angoon. 

Position is full-time from July 2016-July 1017.

Apply Here!

Contact: Electra Gardinier
Contact at: (907) 586-3650
Closing Date: Open until filled