Position: Rural Collaboration Coordinator
Kansas Coalition Against Sexual and Domestic Violence (KCSDV)
KCSDV is seeking a qualified candidate for Rural Collaboration Coordinator.
To improve systems’ responses to survivors of sexual assault, domestic violence, and stalking in rural Kansas communities by working together with rural KCSDV member programs to strengthen and formalize their collaborations with allied professionals. Coordinate and work closely with rural member programs and other KCSDV staff and projects to develop programming, best practice strategies, protocols, and training curricula for responding to the needs of rural survivors of sexual assault, domestic violence, and stalking.
- Gather and become familiar with information and resources from KCSDV member programs, other state coalitions, and national technical assistance providers on collaboration development to address sexual assault, domestic violence, and stalking in rural communities.
- Become familiar with the policies, procedures, and practices of other agencies, government or otherwise, that impact survivors of sexual assault, domestic violence, and stalking.
- Become familiar with Kansas law that impacts survivors of sexual assault, domestic violence, and stalking.
- Organize and facilitate community dialogues together with rural member programs to identify community gaps and needs related to responding and addressing sexual assault, domestic violence, and stalking in their communities.
- Develop community-specific training curricula and conduct trainings that address the identified gaps and needs in responding appropriately to sexual assault, domestic violence, and stalking.
- Provide ongoing technical assistance to rural member programs and community dialogue and training participants.
- Develop and provide trainings to rural SARTs and SANEs.
- Work with rural member programs to develop and strengthen SART collaboration and responses to survivors of sexual assault in their communities.
- Provide ongoing technical assistance on issues related to best practices when working with rural survivors of sexual assault, domestic violence, and stalking.
- Assist with other KCSDV duties as assigned.
Health, dental, life, and long- and short-term disability insurance, Section 125 mini-flex plan, and 401K plan contribution.
Employment Status: 100% full-time, exempt
Knowledge, Skills & Abilities Needed:
Previous experience advocating for survivors in rural communities. Ability to work collaboratively with systems and professionals to impact responses and programming as it intersects with the needs of survivors of sexual assault, domestic violence, and stalking. Ability to develop materials and train on topics relevant to this position. Proven writing and speaking ability. Ability to work in a team environment. Demonstrated ability to maintain confidentiality. Ability to travel and have means of own transportation. Must be able to lift and carry 20-30 lbs.