With staff all over Cumberland County, Maine, Through These Doors regularly has job opportunities for people who want to join our dynamic, innovative team engaging in local, regional, and national efforts to end abuse and violence.

At TTD, we strive to create a productive, stimulating workplace that is open to new ideas. As an organization, we’re always evolving, informed by victims’ and survivors’ needs and changes in our community and the larger world. Employees who enjoy successful careers at TTD are those who enjoy challenges and thrive in a flexible culture.

Open Position: Housing & Resource Advocate

The Housing and Resource Advocate is responsible for providing advocacy services and case management to residents of TTD’s shelter for victims of domestic and sexual violence, dating violence, human trafficking and stalking. Additionally, the Housing and Resource Advocate is responsible for supporting residents in their efforts to achieve safe, stable housing in a short timeframe, and for working as part of the Residential Services program to enhance the safety and well-being of families in TTD shelter. This position will be based at our shelter in Portland, ME but will include regular work within the community and residential housing. Regular travel throughout Cumberland County required. This is a full-time (40 hours per week- different schedules available) hourly position starting at $18.00 per hour. Through These Doors offers a generous benefit package for all eligible employees including health and dental coverage, earned time off, sick time, life insurance and pension.

Education, Training & Other Qualifications
1. Bachelor’s degree in social work or related field or a bachelor’s degree in a non-social work field with at least one year case management experience
2. Successful completion of TTD helpline training, and participation in on-going education and training (post-hire)
3. Valid Maine driver’s license and automobile insurance
4. Satisfactory responses from government agencies to required background checks
5. Training on MaineHousing systems and reports to support homelessness initiatives as it relates to TTD’s mission (post-hire)
6. Knowledge of and sensitivity to issues of domestic and sexual violence, dating violence, human trafficking, and stalking
7. Effective written and oral communication skills
8. Basic computer competency

The goal of TTD’s recruitment and hiring process is to achieve an excellent and balanced workforce with representation and participation from diverse sectors of our society. TTD has a responsibility to our community and to victims and survivors of abuse to actively recruit and hire the best-qualified individuals that it can, and to do so in the context of its commitment to principles of diversity.

To Apply: Send resume, cover letter, and 3 professional references to Through These Doors, PO Box 704, Portland, ME 04104 or email: [email protected]

All qualified applicants shall receive consideration for employment without regard to religious creed, race, color, age, gender, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, or sexual orientation. Through These Doors is a nonprofit organization which receives funding from Maine DHHS, MaineHousing, local United Ways, Cumberland County, and your generous donations.

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Open Position: Shelter Advocate

The Shelter Advocate is responsible for providing services to residents of TTD’s shelter for victims of domestic violence, dating violence, human trafficking, and stalking, and for working as part of the Residential Services program to enhance the safety and well-being of families in TTD shelter. The advocate’s responsibilities are focused on safety, and support and connection with residents as well as shelter operations (grocery shopping, setting up rooms, organizing donations, etc). This is a full-time (40-hour per week position). Ability to work some evening and weekend hours is required. Compensation starting at $18.00 per hour. TTD offers a generous benefit package for all eligible employees including health and dental coverage, earned time off, sick time, life insurance and pension.

EDUCATION, TRAINING, & OTHER QUALIFICATIONS
1. High school diploma
2. Successful completion of TTD hotline training, and participation in on-going education and training (post-hire)
3. Valid Maine driver’s license and automobile insurance
4. Satisfactory responses from government agencies to required background checks
5. Knowledge of and sensitivity to issues of domestic and sexual violence, dating violence, human trafficking, and stalking
6. Effective written and oral communication skills
7. Basic computer competency

The goal of TTD’s recruitment and hiring process is to achieve an excellent and balanced workforce with representation and participation from diverse sectors of our society. TTD has a responsibility to our community and to victims and survivors of abuse to actively recruit and hire the best-qualified individuals that it can, and to do so in the context of its commitment to principles of diversity.

To Apply: Send resume, cover letter, and 3 professional references to Through These Doors, PO Box 704, Portland, ME 04104 or email: [email protected]

All qualified applicants shall receive consideration for employment without regard to religious creed, race, color, age, gender, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, or sexual orientation. Through These Doors is a nonprofit organization which receives funding from Maine DHHS, MaineHousing, local United Ways, Cumberland County, and your generous donations.

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Open Position: Community Engagement Coordinator

The Community Engagement Coordinator is responsible for improving and enhancing the community’s awareness of domestic and sexual violence, dating violence, human trafficking, and stalking and the services, programs, and mission of TTD, overseeing the volunteer program, and integrating engagement projects into TTD’s greater community education and prevention program. This position will be based at our administrative office in Cape Elizabeth, ME. This is a full-time (40 hours per week) hourly position. Some evening and weekend hours required. Compensation starting at $21.25 per hour. TTD offers a generous benefit package for all eligible employees including health and dental coverage, earned time off, sick time, life insurance and pension.

EDUCATION, TRAINING, & OTHER QUALIFICATIONS
a. Associate’s Degree and three year’s relevant professional experience; Bachelor’s degree preferred
b. Successful completion of TTD core training, and participation in on-going education and training (post-hire)
c. Valid Maine driver’s license and automobile insurance
d. Satisfactory responses from government agencies to required background checks
e. Three years progressive, comparable work experience
f. Knowledge of and sensitivity to issues of domestic and sexual violence, dating violence, human trafficking, and stalking
g. Supervision and mentoring experience
h. Organizational and program leadership experience
i. Effective written and oral communication skills
j. Public speaking and group facilitation skills

The goal of TTD’s recruitment and hiring process is to achieve an excellent and balanced workforce with representation and participation from diverse sectors of our society. TTD has a responsibility to our community and to victims and survivors of abuse to actively recruit and hire the best-qualified individuals that it can, and to do so in the context of its commitment to principles of diversity.

To Apply: Send resume, cover letter, and 3 professional references to Through These Doors, PO Box 704, Portland, ME 04104 or email: [email protected]

All qualified applicants shall receive consideration for employment without regard to religious creed, race, color, age, gender, national origin, ancestry, physical or mental disability, or sexual orientation. Through These Doors is a nonprofit organization which receives funding from Maine DHHS, MaineHousing, local United Ways, Cumberland County, and your generous donations.

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