Open Positions

Work with us at Victims Resource Center
Counselor/Advocate

Victims Resource Center has immediate multiple openings for passionate and dedicated full-time Counselor/Advocates in our Wilkes-Barre and Lehighton offices.  This hands-on position will provide crisis intervention, individual and group counseling, and legal/ medical accompaniment.

Our ideal candidate will be a self-starter with strong inter-personal skills and an ability to communicate with a variety of people.

ABOUT US:

Victims Resource Center (VRC) has been serving the community since 1974.  VRC is a vital non-profit organization providing non-judgmental support and services to victims of violence, their families and significant others throughout Luzerne, Wyoming and Carbon Counties.  Additionally, VRC provides a wide variety of prevention education programs.  All programs and services of VRC are confidential and offered at no cost.

WHAT MAKES VICTIMS RESOURCE CENTER SUCH A GREAT PLACE TO WORK?

  • Company-wide passion for delivering quality services
  • Commitment to our community
  • Compassion to those we serve
  • Generous benefits and paid time off package

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Degree/equivalent experience required/master’s degree preferred
  • Bilingual preferred
  • Ability to work flexible hours and travel within a three-county area
  • Strong communication skills

HOW TO APPLY:

  • To be considered, all applicants must include the following items:
    • An up-to-date resume
    • A cover letter describing why you meet the qualifications and should be considered for this position (applications without cover letters will not be considered)
    • Send information to: jobs@vrcnepa.org
    • No phone calls or emails. Positions will remain open until filled.
Credentialed Therapist

Victims Resource Center has an immediate opening for a passionate and dedicated full-time Credentialed Therapist in our Wilkes-Barre Office.  This hands-on position will provide crisis intervention, individual and group therapy, and legal/medical accompaniment.

Our ideal candidate will be a self-starter with strong inter-personal skills and an ability to communicate with a variety of people.

ABOUT US:

Victims Resource Center has been serving the community since 1974.  VRC is a vital non-profit organization providing non-judgmental support and services to victims of violence, their families and significant others throughout Luzerne, Wyoming and Carbon Counties.  Additionally, VRC provides a wide variety of prevention education programs.  All programs and services of VRC are confidential and offered at no cost.

WHAT MAKES VICTIMS RESOURCE CENTER SUCH A GREAT PLACE TO WORK?

  • Company-wide passion for delivering quality services
  • Commitment to our community
  • Compassion to those we serve
  • Generous benefits and paid time off package

QUALIFICATIONS:

  • Master’s degree in social work or counseling field licensable under current Pennsylvania regulations allowing for the provision of professional counseling services
  • Active professional clinical licensure REQUIRED
  • Experience working with children and/or families and collaborating with other community providers required
  • Ability to work flexible hours and travel within a three-county area
  • Strong communication skills

HOW TO APPLY:

  • To be considered, all applicants must include the following items:
    • An up-to-date resume indicating their licensure
    • A cover letter describing why you meet the qualifications and should be considered for this position (applications without cover letter will not be considered)
    • Send information to: jobs@vrcnepa.org
    • No phone calls or emails. Position will remain open until filled.