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The SAFE Place Student Leader

Application Deadline: Tuesday, September 15th, 2020


The SAFE Place provides advocacy and support to SFSU community members who have experienced sexual assault, intimate partner violence, sexual harassment or stalking (also known as sexual violence). The SAFE Place supports survivors by reviewing their options, providing short term crisis counseling, case management and title IX support. The SAFE Place is looking to hire student leaders to develop targeted outreach campaigns and programming for survivors from historically marginalized, and underrepresented populations, including African-American/Black, Asian-American, Latinx/Hispanic, Native American, LGBTQ, and undocumented survivors.  Students leaders will design social media campaigns, develop targeted outreach strategies and create trauma informed programs to support survivors of sexual violence from these communities.  To be successful at this position a student leader will need to be creative, organized, have the ability to multitask, and to work both independently and as a team.

Required Qualifications:

  • Must have been a SFSU Student for at least one prior academic year
  • Commit to working with The SAFE Place for 10-13 hours each week for the entire academic year
  • Ability to manage work independently and as part of a team
  • Be currently free of any academic or disciplinary probation as set forth by the Code of Student Conduct and the SF State Bulletin Academic Standards
  • Must have skills using social media platforms
  • Be committed to addressing sexual violence from a trauma informed anti-oppression framework
  • Demonstrate strong oral and written communication skills

Preferred qualifications:

  • Experience working with diverse populations
  • Experience doing outreach and developing marketing campaigns
  • Have a basic understanding of Microsoft Teams, Zoom and Canva
  • Be available for all trainings, meetings, workshops or programs established by the program including the SVPC
  • Previous experience developing outreach or marketing campaigns

Responsibilities include but not limited to:

  • Developing social media campaigns (1-2 post every week) targeting specific underserved communities
  • Create additional marketing materials to advertise The SAFE Place general programming, with specific attention being paid to targeting underserved populations
  • In conjunction with the SVPC, assess the targeted community needs regarding programming and support
  • Developing trauma informed programming meeting the specific needs of targeted underserved populations
  • Coordinate additional outreach programming for The SAFE Place as directed

The student has the option to be paid hourly or as a stipend for Professional Development regardless of immigration status.