SAINT PAUL, Minnesota
ABOUT WOMEN’S ADVOCATES
Founded in 1974, Women’s Advocates was the first shelter in the nation for victim-survivors and their children escaping domestic violence. The shelter, located in St. Paul, Minnesota, is a safe, compassionate haven for those need a place to heal and prepare to return to life in the community. Recently, Women’s Advocates has broadened its scope to encompass a continuum of safety, ranging from violence prevention (aimed at making the community a safer place to live for all), to shelter, to housing stability. When survivors leave the shelter, Women’s Advocates stays in touch with them and supports them in their search for sustainable housing and a new way of life.
Women’s Advocates Mission:
Women’s Advocates walks with victim-survivors and our community
to break the cycle of domestic violence.
A CAREER OPPORTUNITY FOR AN EXPERIENCED, COLLABORATIVE LEADER
This position is right for the individual who will find fulfillment in an organization that values the following traits in its leader:
THE EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR’S RESPONSIBILITIES
The Executive Director reports to the Board of Directors and has overall strategic and operational responsibility for Women’s Advocates’ execution of mission, organizational culture, impact and effectiveness, and financial health.
Operations and Administration
Board Development and Management
KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
The Executive Director must have an unwavering commitment to Women’s Advocates’ mission, to walk with victim-survivors and our community to break the cycle of domestic violence. Specific qualifications for the job include the following:
COMPENSATION: SALARY AND BENEFITS
The salary range for this position is $130,000 to $145,000. The salary is commensurate with qualifications and experience. There is a generous benefits package.
To apply, interested candidates should send BOTH a letter of introduction and a resume to: https://app.smartsheet.com/b/form/084b3ead4fa34eb3ad4d44ecbf8b1936.
Applicants are encouraged to apply by November 22, 2022.
To learn more: www.wadvocates.org.