Hampshire College is accepting applications for a temporary survivor support (SS) coordinator.
The SS coordinator will serve as the confidential resource for students who identify as survivors of sexual and relationship violence. The SS coordinator will provide crisis management, emotional support, offer campus resources and refer students as needed. The SS coordinator role requires confidentiality privileges conferred by clinical degree or rape crisis counseling certification. Experience in sexual offense counseling and/or advocacy required. Previous experience working in a college setting preferred. A commitment to working with people from diverse backgrounds is essential. A search for a full time SS coordinator will take place in the spring.
This non-benefited, 20 hr. /wk. position begins immediately and ends no later than May 20, 2017. Schedule can be negotiated but a set schedule with drop-in hours would be ideal. Please submit your cover letter, resume and names/phone numbers of three professional references via our website at https://jobs.hampshire.edu/
Education at Hampshire College prepares students to understand and participate responsibly in a complex world. Through its actions and policies, the college sets an example of the responsible and creative behavior it expects of its students. As a liberal arts college, Hampshire helps students develop confidence in their intellect, creativity, and values. It encourages their desire to be lifelong l...earners and their capacity to advance the cause of social justice and the well-being of others. The college fosters these attitudes through a multidisciplinary, multicultural curriculum; self-initiated, individual programs of study negotiated with faculty mentors; students' active participation in original research; and the diverse communities, on campus and off, in which learning takes place. Within the college's residential community, students encounter and learn to respect difference and appreciate diversity, thereby enhancing their capacity to live together well. Through commitment to testing and evaluating new ideas and new approaches to learning, national efforts to promote inquiry-based learning and teaching, and constructive civic and social engagement, Hampshire's actions serve as models for those of its students.