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Full Time
Albany, NY
3 Years
Associate's Degree
March 10, 2017

Training Director-NYS Coalition Against Sexual Assault, Inc.

General Nature of Position:  Responsible for serving as project lead for the agency’s major training, technical assistance, and community education projects. Engages in assessment, coordination, implementation, and evaluation to promote agency effectiveness. This is a full-time, exempt position.

Reports to: Senior Director of Prevention

Preferred Qualifications:  Associate or higher degree and/or 3-5 years of relevant experience. Skills in networking and policy analysis.  Strong communication, organizational, and writing skills. Commitment to and understanding of addressing sexual violence, anti-oppression work, and other social justice issues. Valid driver’s license.

Specific Duties:

  • Coordinate NYSCASA’s conference and other major training activities in close collaboration with other NYSCASA staff—
    • Assess/identify training and technical assistance needs of rape crisis programs and allied professionals.
    • Develop and maintain an annual agency-wide training and technical assistance plan and calendar.
    • Handle large conference/training-related needs.
  • Address needs regarding calls for proposals, selection of speakers, and contracting with speakers.
  • Handle all logistics including venue selection and speaker schedule.
  • Oversee registration processes.
  • Ensure program evaluation is conducted and results are shared.
  • Develop and maintain an annual agency-wide rape crisis program site visit process and calendar.
  • Identify and/or develop resources that address training and technical assistance needs.
  • Deliver trainings and technical assistance (via webinars, in-person workshops, online modules, conference calls, on-site visits) that address rape crisis counselor certification training needs, needs identified in the assessment, and emerging needs.
  • Provide current and archived resources on a comprehensive range of topics related to sexual violence intervention and prevention via NYSCASA’s website.
  • Investigate the latest developments and resources regarding sexual assault intervention and prevention.
  • Develop or attain subject matter expertise to address the identified training and technical assistance needs.
  • Evaluate, document, and report on project activities.
  • Other Activities—
  • Represent NYSCASA on committees, meetings, community events, conferences, and listservs.
  • Complete required reports.
  • Participate in professional development activities.
  • Attend NYSCASA meetings.
  • Assist with NYSCASA events.
  • Perform other duties as assigned by the Director of Prevention.

Starting Salary:  $37,500

Please send Chrys Ballerano your Resume and Cover Letter.






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