Employment


Genesis Women’s Shelter & Support provides quality safety and shelter to battered women and their children through crisis intervention and short term crisis therapeutics and to reduce the occurrence of violence against women and children in the greater Dallas area. We are also committed to raising the level of community awareness regarding the pervasiveness and effects of domestic violence.

 

Bilingual Children’s Evening Activities Coordinator
Genesis Outreach
Hours: Full Time Mon-Thurs 1:00pm-9:00pm; Fridays 9:00am-5:00pm 

Direct Service Responsibilities:

  • Care for children of all ages while their moms are in counseling sessions/groups (infants and school age children)
  • Ensure children’s areas are well maintained and stocked with the necessary items
  • Plan weekly and monthly evening groups for children and facilitate these groups
  • Complete incident reports when necessary
  • Help with special events for children in the evening
  • Create signs/postings for clients with details of special activities, events, and parties
  • Manage nightly volunteers. Keep schedule for these volunteers and notify them about in changes in the schedule.
  • Help decorate for upcoming holidays and special events
  • Locate resources in the community for families--i.e. activities at home and off site, special family deal, coupons, family restaurant specials, etc.

Fundamental Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities Required:

  • Related experience preferred to include work with children in a day care or other related setting. Some knowledge of domestic violence is preferred but not required
  • Bilingual (Spanish and English) is required
  • High School Diploma or High School Equivalency
  • Demonstrates experience with and sensitivity to varying cultural, ethnic, and social backgrounds, values, and attitudes
  • Acceptance of agency philosophies regarding domestic violence, internal conflict resolutions, and how decisions are made
  • CPR Certification/First Aid strongly required
  • Ability to routinely lift children, move furniture in an early childhood classroom, and sustain long hours of active work

Qualified individuals please email resume to resume@genesisshelter.org

PRN CHILDCARE WORKER
Hours: As needed to sub in for childcare for children of various ages (Hours of childcare vary from 7:00 am to 9:00 pm Monday-Friday)
Locations: Emergency Shelter and Outreach location

Direct Service Responsibilities:

  • Provide nurturing, compassionate, educational and supportive care to children in a childcare and/or playroom setting
  • Help to ensure the children’s daily needs are met while in care such as feeding, diapering, assessing health needs, emotional support and play
  • Serve as an advocate to all children who enter the program by assessing their physical, social and mental needs
  • Plan and facilitate activities for children of all ages (primarily babies, toddlers and pre-school age children)
  • Communicate verbally and in writing with both staff and the moms about the progress of the children
  • Cooperate and work as a team member with children’s department staff to ensure the best possible outcomes for the children in the program
  • Carry out other necessary duties as needed when the number of children is low
  • Maintain the cleanliness and organization of childcare spaces and ensure they are stocked appropriately at all times
  • Ensure childcare spaces are safe, warm, comfortable and inviting for the families 

Administrative:

  • Make recommendations on improving and strengthening the children’s program to better meet the needs of the clients
  • Participate in the development and implementation of the Children’s Program
  • Attend training as necessary to maintain accurate and adequate knowledge in the field of childcare and domestic violence
  • Attend supervision with immediate supervisor as needed
  • Develop knowledgeable overview of agency’s operation and various programs and how they work together

Fundamental Skills, Knowledge, and Abilities Required:

  • Related experience preferred to include work with children in a day care or other related setting. Some knowledge of domestic violence is preferred but not required
  • Bilingual (Spanish and English) is preferred but not required
  • High School Diploma or High School Equivalency
  • Demonstrates experience with and sensitivity to varying cultural, ethnic, and social backgrounds, values, and attitudes
  • Acceptance of agency philosophies regarding domestic violence, internal conflict resolutions and how decisions are made
  • Ability to function as a team player
  • CPR Certification/First Aid strongly required
  • Ability to routinely lift children, move furniture in an early childhood classroom and sustain long hours of active work 

Qualified individuals, please send resume to resume@genesisshelter.org


SENIOR DIRECTOR OF PROGRAMS, CLIENT SERVICES, AND OPERATIONS
PROGRAM: Management Team
SUPERVISED BY: CEO 

Position Summary: Under the supervision of the Shelter Ministries CEO, the Senior Director of Programs and Client Services manages, coordinates, and integrates all programs and operations that provide direct services to clients. This includes supporting and supervising direct service providers and clinic administration; ensuring the delivery of appropriate service in accordance with external compliance standards at all Genesis sites, integrating services with other programs; managing program budget expenditures and revenues; and evaluating program and outcomes. The Sr. Director of Programs is also responsible to maintain productive and collaborative relationships within the organization and with community partners and funders, seeking out and assisting in securing new programs/services. 

BASIC AREAS OF RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • PROGRAM DEVELOPMENT, MANAGEMENT, AND COORDINATION
  • GENERAL OPERATIONS
  • GENERAL MANAGEMENT AND ADMINISTRATION
  • FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT
  • COMMUNITY RELATIONS
  • PLANNING AND EVALUATION 

Qualifications: The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 10 years management and leadership experience in nonprofit organizations with significant experience in the community and issues of critical human need. Must have a thorough understanding of the dynamics of family violence. Must have demonstrated success managing complex organizations with multiple funding sources, expertise in directing clinical and case management programs, and in Board relations and staff development. Must be skilled in community education and public speaking. Must have bachelor’s degree with a master’s degree preferred.

Qualified candidates please send resume to resume@genesisshelter.org

 

WOMEN'S CASE MANAGER
Hours: Monday - Friday (Three days 9am-5pm, two nights 1pm-9pm)
Supervisor: Assistant Director of Residential Services
Program: Annie's House Transitional Housing

POSITION PURPOSE
To promote safety and empowerment of victims of domestic violence by providing individual and group case management along with crisis intervention and support services.

RESPONSIBILITIES
Direct Services

  • Assist in identifying needs of clients and giving appropriate referrals and resources to fit their needs.
  • Perform hotline crisis intervention and help clients and callers develop safety plan.
  • Establish referral relationships with other social service agencies and attend community coalition meetings.
  • Complete client intakes, family background information, and set individual goals both short and long term.
  • Maintain accurate file records in electronic filing system Titanium Schedule
  • Serve as an advocate for clients in obtaining community resources such writing letters on behalf of clients, and coordinating assistance for clients with other service providers, such as meetings with housing programs, medical appointments, legal service coordination.
  • Accompany client to court and other necessary appointments
  • Conduct weekly domestic violence education group for all women residing at shelter.

 Administrative

  • Attend training as necessary to maintain accurate and adequate knowledge in the field of domestic violence.
  • Prepare client assessments on a weekly basis for staff meetings.
  • Maintain accurate and timely documentation of client services and case notes in compliance with agency guidelines.
  • Attend mandatory meetings:
    • Supervision with Director of Residential Services – Bi-monthly
    • Staffing will employees – Weekly
    • Treatment team with employees – Weekly 

Position Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree in social work or related field.
  • Related experience to include crisis intervention, casework services, counseling, advocacy and coordination of services, preferably in area of domestic violence.
  • Ability to communicate effectively, both orally and written.
  • Demonstrates experience with and sensitivity to varying cultural, ethnic, and social backgrounds, values, and attitudes.
  • Acceptance of agency philosophies regarding domestic violence, internal conflict resolutions, and how decisions are made.
  • Bilingual (English/Spanish) preferred.

Qualified individuals please send resume to resume@genesisshelter.org

SPECIAL EVENTS MANAGER
Supervisor: Sr. Director of Fund & Community Development 

RESPONSIBILITIES 

  • Manage and execute details of Genesis’ special events in all phases from planning and design to day-of specifics including registration and seating
  • Work with communications team to create event collateral pieces including e-blasts, invitations and contracts
  • Generate and prepare targeted donor lists using Raisers’ Edge; ensure the timely mailing of all underwriting letters and special event contracts
  • Proficiently navigate donor database for special events planning, reporting and trends
  • Manage special events budget; work closely with sr. director of fund & community development to seek and secure cost-savings opportunities
  • Oversee, manage and track financial reports related to donor support of special events
  • Maintain and cultivate relationships with vendors and donors
  • Any other responsibilities deemed necessary by the sr. director of fund & community development or CEO

ABILITIES

  • Bachelor’s degree required, with at least two years of experience managing cornerstone fundraising events for a company or non-profit organization
  • High degree of proficiency in Microsoft Office required, particularly Excel
  • Ability to navigate InDesign software required
  • Experience with donor database maintenance – Raiser’s Edge, Greater Giving preferred
  • Demonstration of a keen eye for the Genesis brand, look and feel
  • Ability to work under deadlines
  • Creative-minded
  • Ability to interface seamlessly with donors, volunteers and coworkers
  • Committed team player

Qualified individuals please submit resume to resume@genesisshelter.org


WOMEN'S & CHILDREN'S THERAPIST
Hours: Three days will be 9:00 am to 5:00 pm and two days will be 1:00 pm to 9:00 pm.

Job Duties are as follows:
 
The Women's and Children’s Therapist at Genesis Women’s Outreach will provide individual and group therapy to women and children who have been or are living in homes with domestic violence. This position is responsible for assessment and evaluation to aid and determine treatment goals, as well as providing crisis intervention and long term counseling in remediation of family violence. The Women's and Children’s Therapist will work as a member of a treatment team in advocating for clients affected by domestic violence. This position also includes providing parent education regarding services, parenting, and domestic violence education. Experience with Play Therapy is preferred. 

Qualifications are as follows:
A master’s degree in Counseling, Social Work, Psychology, or related field is required; Candidate should be licensed in related field. Candidate should have a supervisory license. On-site individual and group supervision is provided. We are looking for someone who has a high energy level, is self-motivated, is results-oriented, and has excellent people and communication skills. Bilingual (English and Spanish) preferred. Qualified individuals should email their resume to kslaven@genesisshelter.org.  

 

GRAPHIC DESIGNER
Supervisor: Director of Communications
Hours: Part Time, 20 hours per week

Responsibilities

  • Design marketing, event, and general collateral. Includes: invitations, signage, newsletters, annual reports, logos, letterhead, brochures, infographics, programs, sponsorship contracts, eblasts
  • Ensure all collateral materials are current and up-to-date
  • Update website under the direction of supervisor
  • Other duties as assigned

Qualifications                

  • Bachelor’s degree in graphic design or related field
  • Professional design experience
  • Strong creative graphic design skills
  • Advanced knowledge of Adobe Creative Suite
  • Web development skills
  • Strong attention to detail
  • Ability to work independently and be a self starter

Qualified individuals please submit resume to resume@genesisshelter.org

 

BILINGUAL PRN RELIEF STAFF

Supervisor: Residential Operations Manager
Program: Shelter

Position Purpose: To upkeep and maintain the shelter, as well as meet the needs of the clients. Responsible for general facility housekeeping tasks and assists clients with personal items and room set up. PRN staff work on an as needed basis. Must be fluent in English and Spanish. Schedule flexibility and the ability to work with little notice are required for this position.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Perform telephone hotline crisis intervention and take appropriate action, including client intake and exit procedures.
  • Perform make-ready on rooms after client exit, cleaning room and preparing room for a new family.
  • Carry out kitchen and cooking duties, preparing meals and clean up.
  • Keep records of daily events in shelter and with clients in daily log.
  • Maintain accurate and timely documentation of client services

    Qualified individuals please send resume to resume@genesisshelter.org or by fax at 214.559.2361.



 

Genesis Women's Shelter & Support

4411 Lemmon Ave., Suite 201
Dallas, Texas 75219
Outreach: 214.389.7700
24-Hour Hotline: 214.946.HELP
Thrift Store: 214.520.6644
Genesis Women's Shelter & Support is a
501(c)(3) through
Shelter Ministries of Dallas

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