Careers

Partners Against Violence (formerly San Bernardino Sexual Assault Services) is an independent, not-for-profit organization dedicated to the healing and empowerment of sexual assault survivors throughout San Bernardino County and East Riverside County. Established in 1975, Partners Against Violence now serves more than 4,500 Survivors of sexual violence and their loved ones annually through our community‐based offices.

Persons of color and LGBTQ+ persons are encouraged to apply. Partners Against Violence is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, age, sex, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, sexual orientation, or disability in its procedures and policies.

Open Positions

Counselor (Bilingual)

Program:

Sexual Assault Survivor Services

 

Location(s):
Coachella Valley & Morongo Basin

 

Salary Range:
$42-47K

 

Date Posted: 
8/20/2021

We are seeking a trauma-informed Counselor to join our Coachella Valley and Morongo Basin Teams. Counselors are responsible for providing trauma informed individual, couples, and family support as well as facilitating general and specialized support groups for adult and adolescent sexual assault survivors and their significant others. This position requires excellent verbal and written communication skills, the ability to work with diverse populations, and a team-focused approach. In addition, experience working with marginalized communities is a plus. This position will provide on-call coverage for assigned and rotating shifts as part of our 24-hour hospital crisis response. This position must be available to work evening and some weekend hours.

 

Qualifications:

  • Master’s degree in social work, counseling, or psychology required; clinical licensure (LSW/LCSW or LPC/LCPC) preferred. Bachelor's degree required.

  • Minimum of two years’ experience providing counseling services required, including support groups and family counseling.

  • Bilingual (Written and verbal fluency) in Spanish/English required.

  • Excellent presentation skills and experience facilitating presentations on sexual violence required.

  • Previous experience working on addressing sexual violence/gender-based violence, and working with diverse populations including LGBTQI communities strongly preferred.

  • Completion of a 52-hour Crisis Response Training within 30 days of hire is required; previous completion of the training is very strongly preferred.

  • Flexibility to work some evening hours required.

 

To apply, please submit your resume and cover letter to employment@partnersav.org. No phone calls, please.

 

Persons of color and LGBTQ+ persons are encouraged to apply. Partners Against Violence is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, age, sex, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, sexual orientation, or disability in its procedures and policies.