The mission of the Campus Violence Response Center (CVRC) with the University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG) is to create a safe, single point of access for any UNCG community member impacted by sexual assault, intimate partner violence, stalking, sexual or gender-based harassment, and all other forms of campus violence. We provide affirming, empowering, and confidential services to UNCG community members who have been victimized. Services include crisis response, advocacy, counseling, and coordination with on and off-campus services.
The LGBTQ Services Specialist’s role is to develop and implement programs to identify LGBTQ victims and survivors in the campus community and provide services that meet the needs of the LGBT communities on our campus. In collaboration with other allied partners and University departments, the Specialist will provide training and technical assistance to increase campus partners’ capacity to respond appropriately and serve LGBTQ identified individuals who experience domestic violence. Additionally, the specialist will offer comprehensive victim-centered direct services such as advocacy, support group, crisis counseling, crisis support, resource information, and service coordination to victims and survivors of violence, emphasizing LGBTQ victims and survivors’ needs.
This role will help the university achieve its goal of providing an open, diverse, and inclusive learning and working environment through direct service delivery, outreach, and education. The Specialist will report to the Associate Director of the Campus Violence Response Center.
Masters degree and one year of experience providing support to, or working with, students/individuals who identify as LGBTQ; or a Bachelor’s degree and at least three years of relevant experience combined with professional training; demonstrated ability to maintain confidentiality and respond to situations with tact, sensitivity, and flexibility; and an ability to act independently and balance advocacy for multiple clients, responding to crisis and walk-in traffic, develop and deliver programs for students, faculty, and staff.
Two – four years of directly related experience. Experience coordinating student-related activities and programs; Experience working with crime victims.
Telecommuting is allowed.
Internal Number: 998758
About University of North Carolina Greensboro
UNC Greensboro, located in the Piedmont Triad region of North Carolina, is a higher-research activity university as classified by the Carnegie Foundation. Founded in 1891 and one of the original three UNC system institutions, UNCG is one of the most diverse universities in the state with nearly 20,000 students and over 2,700 faculty and staff members representing more than 90 nationalities. With 17 Division I athletic teams, 85 undergraduate degrees in over 100 areas of study, as well as 74 master’s and 32 doctoral programs, UNCG is consistently recognized nationally among the top universities for academic excellence and value, with noted strengths in health and wellness, visual and performing arts, nursing, education, and more. For additional information, please visit uncg.edu and follow UNCG on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram.