We currently do not have any job openings, but always keep resumes on hand for potential safe house staff.

Residential Advocates

Job responsibilities:
  • Help maintain the cleanliness of the facility
  • Perform inspections
  • Maintain inventory lists
  • Provide emergency crisis intervention for shelter residents and the 24 hr. crisis hotline
  • Provide accurate information on agency services to all who inquire
  • Fill out resident intake information accurately & completely
  • Keep resident files up to date & accurate
  • Provide clear documentation/communication regarding any changes or immediate needs of clients in individual file
  • Communicate, distribute, & uphold all policies and procedures of current shelter handbook
  • Ability to empathize and work with abused women & children
  • Minimum of 3 yrs. experience in crisis intervention/residential setting & 2 years post secondary education in human service or related field
  • 20 hours of crisis of domestic violence training
  • Computer skills required
  • High degree of organizational skills, high sense of urgency, ability to multi-task, ability to be resourceful
  • Problem solving skills
  • Ability to uphold, enforce, and follow policies and procedures
  • Must be a team player
  • Ability to work in stressful conditions, maintaining professionalism at all time.
Hours:  7:00 am-3:00 pm, 3:00 pm-11:00 pm, 11:00 pm-7:00 am Weekdays and Weekends available


For more information, contact Monique Farrell at (336) 413-7054 or executivedirector@nextstepdv.org

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