The Uncommon Man

December 18, 2005

Job Announcement - Nevada

Job Announcement
NV Men Against Violence Project Coordinator
Nevada Coalition Against Sexual Violence (NCASV)

The NCASV, a statewide coalition of sexual assault programs, is seeking a full-time NV Men Against Violence Project Coordinator for
its Las Vegas-based office. The NV Men Against Violence Project
Coordinator, with the assistance of the NCASV Prevention Educator,
will develop, implement, and evaluate a statewide violence
prevention project that focuses prevention efforts on boys and men
as well as promotes the central concept of men taking responsibility
with other men to end violence against women. Primary
responsibilities will include:

• Coordinating a statewide prevention effort addressing the
roles of males in sexual violence prevention.

• Helping to establish and facilitate local gender-based
prevention programs that will engage boys and young men in ending
violence against women.

• Providing leadership, resources, and support to contracted
project partner organizations located across the state of Nevada.

• Providing technical assistance and training to other youth-
serving professionals and institutions statewide.

• Coordinating a statewide public awareness campaign.

• Overseeing grants and contracts with local project partner

• Compiling and analyzing program data and creating reports as
well as managing program budget.

• Serving on committees and taskforces and engaging in other
activities such as speaking engagements and media interviews to
promote the message of the project and the mission of the NCASV.

The ideal candidate will possess a bachelor's degree or equivalent
in a related field and at least one year of experience working with
youth-serving professionals. Candidate must also be an excellent
public speaker, be efficient, organized, and able to prioritize in
the face of multiple tasks, as well as demonstrate an ability to
work independently and collaboratively. Familiarity with issues
related to gender-based violence prevention, masculinity, and men's
health also strongly preferred. Must be available for frequent
travel and work on some evenings and weekends.

The NCASV offers a competitive salary, a benefits package including
medical, dental, vision, and life insurance, and participation in a
403(b) plan. To apply send a cover letter, resume, and salary
requirements to Laurie Hackett, Executive Director, at or by fax (702) 940-2032, by December 30, 2005.

The NCASV is an equal opportunity employer.

Posted by Russell at December 18, 2005 07:55 PM


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