Sexual and Relationship Violence Prevention Specialist
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This position is designed to assist in providing a coordinated, institutional approach to the issue of sexual and relationship violence at DePaul University, ensuring compliance with federal, state and local laws and University policies. The position will help guide educational efforts pertaining to sexual and relationship violence including program development, policy development, intervention strategies and assessment This position will meet individually with members of the DePaul community to provide support, resources and education around these issues, including the provision of confidential support. The position works as a member of a team of prevention professionals and assists with general health promotion efforts as well as alcohol and other drug prevention and intervention efforts.
Education & Experience
- Master's Degree in Student Affairs, Higher Education, College Student Personnel, Counseling, Public Health or related field.
- 3 to 5 years of professional experience required in counseling, education, community health, public health or related field (2 years of relevant graduate experience will equate to 1 year of professional experience).
- Illinois license in Counseling or Social Work and/or 40 hour sexual assault or domestic violence crisis intervention training preferred.
- Reports to the Director of Health Promotion and Wellness for major programming and financial decisions but has direct input into decisions related to sexual and relationship violence prevention and support.
Other Skills & Abilities Required
Strong computer skills required. Experience working with Outlook, PowerPoint, Excel and Word.
For consideration, please include a resume and cover letter.
Occasional evening and weekend duties will be required throughout the course of the year.
Salary & Benefits Package:
DePaul offers a comprehensive package including competitive pay and benefits to attract and retain the best talent in order to further the University's mission. For more information, please visit the following pages:
Required Background Check:
Employment at DePaul University is contingent on passing a background check. Only final candidates who are extended an offer of employment will undergo a background check.
DePaul University is an Equal Opportunity / Affirmative Action employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, ethnicity, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, marital status, physical or mental disability, protected veteran status, genetic information or any other legally protected status, in accordance with applicable federal, state and local EEO laws.