Fields: social work, poverty, latinos, mental health, women
Location: Boston, Massachusetts
About the Organization: Since 1973, the Boston Area Rape Crisis Center (BARCC) has been a leader in the movement to end sexual violence. BARCC empowers survivors of sexual violence to heal and provides education and advocacy for the social change needed to create cultures that prevent sexual violence.
What we offer:
- The opportunity to make meaningful change and improve the lives of others through mission-driven work, at all levels of the organization.
- The most compassionate, supportive, and fun-loving colleagues around—who will shower you with warm welcomes, funny memes, and regular shout-outs for your contributions.
- An investment in your health, well-being, and professional development through competitive benefit offerings, generous time off policies, dedication to mental health and proactively managing vicarious trauma, and professional development funds and opportunities.
About the Position: Our Case Management team is looking for a new, full-time, Bilingual Economic Stability Case Manager. You’ll work closely with our Senior Case Manager and Bilingual Case Manager—who provide services to clients in English, Spanish, and Luganda—and our Client Services team to be the bridge for our Spanish- and English-speaking survivors of sexual violence in developing economic stability by accessing public benefits, employment, and educational opportunities. Your work will further BARCC’s mission of ending sexual violence through healing and social change.
You’ll split your time working three days from our Cambridge office, located at 99 Bishop Allen Drive, and two days from our Waltham office, located on Crescent Street, with occasional local travel for client accompaniments. This is a 40-hour, full time position. You can expect to work regularly Monday through Friday. Two days a week you will have evening client hours until 8:00 p.m. BARCC is open to discussing options such as flexibility in scheduling and occasional remote work.
- Bicultural Spanish and English fluency, both written and verbal.
- 1+ year(s) of experience providing direct service to low income individuals and families, preferably case management, public benefits, economic resources, or housing assistance.
- Experience working with people in crisis, preferably those who have experienced trauma.
- Must be detail oriented, able to multi-task, and possess excellent communication and comfortable working with a computer database.
Estimated Salary: $40,000–$44,000 + benefits
Deadline: August 17, 2018
Boston Area Rape Crisis Center