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Employment Opportunities

Family Shelter Service Stands as a beacon of hope and encouragement in the DuPage community. You can share in our vision “Creating a Safe Community Together!”

Our commitment to making Family Shelter Service a great place to work is demonstrated by our resolve to ensure that Staff:

  • Work in an organizational culture in which they are empowered and accountable;

  • Are supported, encouraged and adequately compensated; and

  • Have opportunities to develop their professional skills, broaden their experiences and advance in their careers.

Family Shelter Service offers:

  • A Competitive Salary

  • Comprehensive Benefits Package (Medical, Dental & Vision)

  • Paid Vacation

  • Sick Leave

  • 403(b) Retirement Program

  • Flexible Hours

  • Opportunities for Professional Growth and Development

  • Commitment to Diversity

Family Shelter Service is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age or disability.

CURRENT OPENINGS

Marketing & Events Coordinator

Wheaton, IL

This full-time position is a member of the agency’s Advancement Department that works to raise awareness and funds to ensure the mission of Family Shelter Service. The Marketing & Events Coordinator will bring marketing and events expertise to develop and implement effective communication strategies to support the mission and programs of the agency, focusing on brand recognition, revenue, and community engagement.

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Annual Giving Coordinator

Wheaton, IL

This full-time position plays a key role in Family Shelter Service Advancement Department and will work collaboratively with the Director of Advancement and Advancement Team on the growth of fundraising efforts to ensure the agency’s mission.

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Safe Home Advocate

Wheaton, IL

This part time (up to 16 hours/week) position is responsible for providing short-term crisis intervention services to adult and child clients in the residential facilities within our agency. The Safe Home Advocate will work alongside the client and other advocates to foster a safe living environment by providing formal and informal relationship building and life skills programming.

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Safe Adult Advocate

Wheaton, IL

This full time (40 hours/week) position is responsible for providing short-term crisis intervention services to adult clients within the agency. The Safe Adult advocate provides case management and Domestic Violence support and education in groups and individual settings.

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Corporate & Foundation Giving Coordinator

Wheaton, IL

Family Shelter Service, a non-profit agency transforming the lives of those affected by domestic violence for over 40
years, is looking to hire an experienced Corporate and Foundation Giving Coordinator. Our ideal candidate is a highly successful grant writer and strategic fundraiser with excellent skills developing, writing and managing a comprehensive grant program from private and corporate foundations, as well as government agencies, including strong communication and relationship abilities.

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Court Victim Advocate

Wheaton, IL

Family Shelter Service, an agency providing help and hope for victims of domestic violence and their children for over 40 years, is looking to hire an experienced Court / Victim Advocate, Bilingual Spanish REQUIRED.

This full-time (40 hours/week) position is responsible for providing legal advocacy services to victims of domestic violence and their children.

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Community Advocate

Two Positions Available

(Bilingual Spanish Required for one position)

Family Shelter Service, an agency providing help and hope for victims of domestic violence and their children for 40 years, is looking to hire two experienced Community Advocates. 

Position 1:  Sunday – Thursday from 3:00 pm  – 11:00 pm

Position 2:  Tuesday – Saturday from 7:00 am – 3:00 pm

Bilingual Spanish is REQUIRED for one of the positions.

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YOUR CAREER. FOR GOOD.

To apply for any job opening, please email a cover letter and resume to: jobs@familyshelterservice.net

Human Resources
Family Shelter Service
605 E. Roosevelt Rd.
Wheaton, IL 60187
Phone: 630 221 8290
Email: jobs@familyshelterservice.net

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JANE WHEATON   •   MARKETING COORDINATOR