AVAILABLE JOB OPPORTUNITIES AS OF JUNE, 2017. 


PROGRAM DIRECTOR

Job Description: The Program Director will work with the Executive Director to develop and support the Oasis of Hope ministry to adult victims of sex trafficking. She will be responsible for client intake/exit as well as client case development and management. She will work closely with Oasis clients, assisting them with their recovery and plan for transition back into healthy living. The Program Director will be responsible for client schedules, staff schedules, staff training and the basic operation of the home. She will oversee the Oasis of Hope Direct Support staff and volunteers. The Program Director will report to the Executive Director and the President.

Qualifications: Due to the unique nature of this ministry, the Program Director must be female and an evangelical Christ-follower who fully agrees with the Oasis of Hope Statement of Faith. She must be highly organized, administrative, self-motivated and flexible individuals. She must also have great communication skills, patience and be capable of dealing with difficult people and situations. The ideal candidate will have a minimum of 5 years’ experience successfully serving as a director or leader within a church, ministry or business. She will also ideally have counselling experience and will have worked with women who have been exploited and/or with a substance abuse background.

Education: Bachelor’s Degree or higher preferred.

Location: Near Canton, PA

Salary: $28,000 – $30,000 per year – Part Time (30-35 hours/week)

How to Apply: Email your application, resume and cover letter to whedlund@oasisofhopeusa.org.

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Direct Support Staff

Job Description: The Direct Support staff provides daily care and guidance to the clients while living in the home with them. She is responsible for following the daily schedule assigned by the Program Director which may include house chores, meals, appointments with or for the clients, facilitating client small group or accountability sessions, pastoral care to the clients and more. She may also be asked to assist the Program Director or Executive Director with administrative tasks as needed. The Direct Support staff reports to the Program Director and President.

Qualifications: Due to the unique nature of this ministry, the Direct Support staff must be female and an evangelical Christ-follower who fully agrees with the Oasis of Hope Statement of Faith. She must be an organized, self-motivated and flexible individuals. She must also have great communication skills, patience and be capable of dealing with difficult people and situations. The live-in Direct Support staff will sometimes be exposed to raw, emotionally intense situations requiring them to be able to think clearly and make quick decisions that will best support the needs of the clients in each unique situation. The ideal candidate will have training and/or experience working with women coming from abusive scenarios.

Education: Associate’s Degree or higher is preferred.

Location: Near Canton, PA

Salary/Compensation: This is a full-time VOLUNTEER (missionary) position. Meals & lodging will be provided. Direct Support staff are responsible for their own financial support via donations, monthly support and/or finding a part-time job. Oasis of Hope will also assist & train the Direct Support staff in personal fundraising.

How to Apply: Email your application, resume and cover letter to whedlund@oasisofhopeusa.org.

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All Positions Require: 

PA background checks (PA Child Abuse, PA State Police, and FBI Fingerprinting) required for all positions and volunteers. Background checks must be completed every two years while employed or volunteering at Oasis of Hope Ministries. Additional training will be provided as required by individual’s position or status. Oasis of Hope Ministries does not discriminate in its employment practices against any person because of race, color, national or ethnic origin, citizenship, gender, age, disability or veteran’s status.

Oasis of Hope Ministries does not discriminate in its employment practices against any person because of race, color, national or ethnic origin, citizenship, gender, age, disability or veteran’s status.


Internship Program (Unavailable at this time)

The internship program at Oasis of Hope house is an opportunity for students and young adults (women only) to acquire supervised practical ministry experience in the field of aftercare for survivors of human trafficking. This live-in program has a minimum of 3 month commitment where room and board is fully covered. If you are not interested in a live-in internship we can discuss live-out options. This may be the perfect internship experience for someone seeking their degree in Social Work, Human Services, or Psychology.

Oasis of Hope is a faith based transition home for women age 18 and older who have been rescued from the American sex trafficking industry.