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Open Positions

Click the links below for position descriptions and details.

Office Manager

Emergency Room Advocate (part-time)

Justice Systems Advocate

Employee Benefits

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Office Manager

Reports to: Executive Director

Wage: $19.75/hour with benefits (only at full-time)

Are you looking for a position where your office administration and organization skills not only contribute to an efficient office, but also supports meaningful, life-changing work in our community? Are you looking for a place to work where your warmth and compassion is a critical and valued skill? We are looking for you too! 

To Apply: Send resume and cover letter to Renee Branson, Executive Director at

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Emergency Room Advocate


Reports to: Crisis Services Coordinator

The Sexual Assault Resource Agency (SARA) is seeking compassionate, empathetic people to work as Emergency Room Advocates for survivors of sexual violence. ERAs provide support and crisis intervention to survivors at the hospital emergency room or police department after office hours and on weekends. Emergency room calls may range from 2-6 hours. 


SARA provides 24-hour support to survivors of sexual violence as well as nonoffending family and friends. This includes survivors of all ages and genders. Advocates stay with the survivor throughout the forensic/medical exam if the survivor wishes. Advocates provide active listening, support, referrals, and information to the survivor and any friends or family also present. This is not a counseling or therapeutic position. Strong professional boundaries and an understanding of the limits of one’s competence and role are essential. 

To Apply: Send resume and cover letter to Katie Aplis, Crisis Services Coordinator at

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Justice Systems Advocate

Reports to: Deputy Director

Salary: Starting $44,000 


The Justice Systems Advocate is responsible for the development, coordination, implementation, and evaluation of services to clients with an emphasis on systems-involved populations and other underserved communities. Provides individual advocacy, court accompaniment, skill-building services, and other supportive services to adult victims/survivors of sexual violence who are currently detained or have a history of incarceration.

To Apply: Send resume and cover letter to Bass Wolf, Deputy Director at

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Employment Benefits

Benefits Plan

SARA offers health and dental benefits, paid time off, sick leave, an employee assistance program, and other benefits. New employees are eligible for annual health and ancillary benefits at the onset of employment and will be enrolled within 30 days of their start date.

Annual Leave

Full-time employees are eligible for paid vacation which accrues at 8 hours a month for vacation; this equals 12 annual vacation days. Annual Leave is accrued as follows for full-time employees, beginning on the first day of employment. 

1st—2nd years: 12 days (8 hours/month) 

3rd—5th year: 18 days (12 hours/month) 

6th year: 21 days (14 hours/month) 


The SARA Office is closed for 12 federal and state holidays, plus 2 personally-selected “Floating Holidays.”  All employees receive paid time off for those 14 days including New Year's Day, Martin Luther King Jr.'s Birthday, President's Day, Memorial Day, Juneteenth, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving (2 days), Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, and New Year's Eve. 

Sick Leave

Sick leave is granted at a rate of 18 days per year or 12 hours a month beginning on their first day work. 


Sick leave may be accumulated up to a maximum of 25 working days to be used in case of a medical emergency.   Any unused sick leave over 25 days will be forfeited at the end of the fiscal year.  

Addition Leave Benefits

Medical and Family Leave benefits may be requested. Details are outlined in personnel policies. 


All full-time employees are eligible to enroll in the SARA-sponsored retirement plan upon completing one year of full-time employment. Employees will be provided with enrollment information 30 days prior to eligibility and must complete and submit the enrollment paperwork prior to the start of this benefit. 

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