NJCASA is the statewide advocacy and capacity building organization that currently represents the New Jersey county-based sexual violence organizations, and the Rutgers University Office of Violence Prevention and Victim Assistance (New Brunswick). There are plans for the current base of member organizations to be expanded to further support the goals of inclusivity and diversity. NJCASA elevates the voice of sexual violence survivors and service providers by advocating for survivor-centered legislation, training allied professionals, and supporting statewide prevention strategies that work to address and defy the socio-cultural norms that permit and promote rape culture.
NJCASA provides a statewide voice for survivors of sexual assault and for the organizations that serve them, with a focus which includes:
NJCASA’s Community Engagement Specialist will serve as the primary lead on efforts to engage stakeholders beyond our traditional membership. This position will serve as part of the team that works intentionally to support allied service providers, build the capacity of professionals from various sectors to serve survivors, and ensures NJCASA’s programming initiatives meet the needs of diverse communities across the state.
Qualifications and skills:
Reporting Relationships: Reports to: Resource Development Director
Location: Hybrid remote/in-person (currently mostly remote) – primary office in Lawrenceville, NJ
Compensation: This is an exempt, full-time (35 hours/week) staff position with a salary range of $65,000-$75,000, in addition to a comprehensive benefits package including medical, dental, vision, life insurance, and generous paid time off.
This position offers a competitive salary and benefits package. NJCASA is an equal opportunity employer that values a diverse workforce and an inclusive culture. NJCASA encourages applications from all qualified individuals without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, age, national origin, marital status, citizenship, disability, and veteran status.