Prevention Specialist

Application deadline: May 31, 2019

Employer: DAIS - Domestic Abuse Intervention Services

Location: 2102 Fordem Ave, Madison, WI

About the Position:

  • Plan, develop and conduct presentations to community partners such as school personnel, health care providers, faith-based organizations and other stakeholders.
  • Plan and conduct in-house training programs.

Why Should You Apply?

  • Help make a difference in our community through education and awareness
  • Generous benefits and paid time off

About DAIS:

Domestic Abuse Intervention Services (DAIS) empowers those affected by domestic violence and advocates for social change through support, education, and outreach. DAIS envisions a nonviolent community that actively promotes safety, peace, justice, and hope.

Primary responsibilities

Plan and implement education, training and prevention programming throughout Dane County. Increase awareness and knowledge of domestic violence issues as well as address the primary prevention of dating, domestic and sexual violence. Present awareness-raising presentations to community partners and other stakeholders while prevention programming consists of working with schools and other community partners to co-facilitate groups for youth aimed at addressing the root causes of domestic violence.


Who are we looking for?

  • A four-year college / university degree is preferred, though relevant work experience may be considered in lieu of a degree
  • Effective public speaking skills and excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Experience creating presentations and utilizing multi-media presentation tools
  • Experience in curriculum writing / development
  • Experience in adult training and education
  • Experience in group facilitation with youth

Application instructions

How to Apply:

  • Submit the following 3 things:
    • Cover Letter – tell us a little about yourself
    • Resume – tell us what you’ve done in the past
    • Application
  • Application and complete job description can be found on our website

Application deadline: May 31, 2019

Sorry, we are no longer accepting applications for this position.

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