Program Manager – Post-Crisis Services
This Program Manager position will be responsible for providing culturally-grounded and trauma-informed supportive client services for Asian and immigrant survivors of domestic violence, sexual violence and trafficking. In particular, the Program Manager will manage post-crisis services such as AFSSA’s Economic Empowerment and Transitional Housing Programs.
This is a full-time, salary exempt position. Position will report directly to the Director of Programs and Client Services with team management activities with the Executive Director, as needed. Specifications: $36,000 - $41,000, based on experience and Valid U.S. work permit required. Benefits: Group Health Plan, 401 K matching, vacation, sick and holidays. Please send cover letter and resume to AFSSA at email@example.com or P.O. Box 14234, Austin, TX 78761. For more information, visit www.afssaustin.org. No phone inquiries.
Arabic & Burmese Language Access Program (LAP) Advocate Positions
AFSSA is seeking to hire part-time Language Access Program (LAP) Advocates to work with Asian survivors of domestic violence, sexual violence and trafficking. The LAP advocate will serve as the communication and cultural bridge between AFSSA staff and various Asian communities by participating in one or both programs according to his/her preference.
Education, Training, and Experience: Required to be fluent or native speakers in Burmese, Vietnamese, and Arabic. A bachelor’s degree preferred but relevant life experience may be substituted for education. A strong relationship or understanding of the local ethnic community o Active listening, peer counseling, and facilitation skills. Knowledge of Asian cultures, respect for all cultures, and ability to interact with diverse groups. Excellent written and oral communication skills. Specifications $14.50/ hour for community outreach and advocacy work; $20/hour for client related interpretation; U.S. citizen or permanent resident only; Part-time position will involve a minimum of a 5 hour a week, with the possibility of more hours based on program needs. Please send resume and cover letter to AFSSA at firstname.lastname@example.org or P.O. Box 14234, Austin, TX 78761. For more information, visit www.afssaustin.org. No phone inquiries.