Opportunities

     
       

Employment

If you're looking for meaningful work that makes a difference with a great team of people, check out our job openings below.

To apply, please complete an application and email along with your current resume to info@rise-ny.org.  Applications can also be mailed to Rise at PO Box 393, Endicott, NY 13761.

Violence in all forms disproportionately hurts marginalized people- including people of color, LGBTQIA people, and people with disabilities.  These communities must be centered in the work we do.  We strongly encourage applications from people with these identities or who are members of other marginalized communities.

 

Current Job Openings:

 

APPLICATION

On Call Staff

Part-time, hours vary

On call staff are available on call to assist when needed at the shelter, which is operational 24/7.  Shifts may be scheduled in advance to cover other staff's holidays, or may be truly on call to pick up new residents for admission and cover for staff's illness.  Hours vary by week, but can range from 4-30 hours depending on staff member's availability.  Work may involve crisis intervention, resident assistance, arranging admission, facilities maintenance or other duties as needs arise.

Qualifications: GED and one year of work experience with a human services agency.  The candidate must have a valid driver's license and their own vehicle, a clean background check, and no indications for child abuse or neglect.

Salary: $14/hour

 

 
   

Crisis Intervention Counselor

 Full-time, 2nd shift (3-11pm)

Come join our team at Rise's domestic violence shelter! This is an exciting position where no two days are the same and you can directly impact survivors' lives.

The CIC works directly with survivors of domestic violence who are in the shelter program.  Provides short-term counseling and guidance, intervenes in crisis situations, and provides for the basic needs of all residents in the facility while working under the supervision of the Shelter Manager. 

Qualifications:  This position requires a two-year degree in Human Services or a closely related field and three years of work experience in a human services organization.  This is a mandated position (paid time and a half for overtime).  The candidate must have a valid driver's license, a clean background check, and no indications for child abuse or neglect.

Salary: $15.30/hour

Very competitive benefits, including highly subsidized health and dental insurance, Health Savings Account, 10 hours per month of PTO, sick and mental health time off, 401(k), wellness allowance, and childcare benefits.

 

 

Overnight Residence Aide

 Part-time or Full-time (30 or 40 hours/week depending on applicant's need), 3rd shift (10:30pm-8:30am)

The Residence Aide position is primarily responsible for basic facility and grounds maintenance for Rise's residential building. The position also has responsibility for some direct resident services such as: check-in and discharge, orientation, basic crisis intervention, assistance with daily living activities, monitoring and assigning chores to residents, etc. The position has daily and continuous contact with shelter residents in the course of performing its required duties and tasks. The maintenance work includes light housekeeping, inventory maintenance, and kitchen and meal management.

Qualifications: The position requires a high school diploma or a G.E.D. Courses related to child care and/or human services are preferred. One year of verifiable work experience with a human service agency where there was regular contact with clients is required or an acceptable combination of education, training and experience.  The candidate must have a valid driver's license, a clean background check, and no indications for child abuse or neglect.

Salary: Starting at $16.00/hour; $17.00/hour after successful completion of 3-month orientation period

Very competitive benefits offered if full-time.  

 

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What is domestic violence?

Domestic Violence is a pattern of coercive behavior. This pattern can include abuse of various sorts of one family member by another including:

Perpetrators of domestic violence have a goal to establish and maintain power and control over their partners and/or other family members.

This violence affects people in every racial, ethnic, and socioeconomic group and includes people of all ages who have lived together or who have had an intimate relationship.

Domestic violence often escalates in severity and frequency over time and can have serious health and psychological ramifications.

How can you learn more?

Representatives from Rise are available to speak to community organizations about domestic violence and our services.

For more information, call 6O7.748.7453.

For additional information: www.opdv.ny.gov/whatisdv