Partnerships for Trauma Recovery (PTR) is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization dedicated to addressing the psychosocial impacts of trauma among international survivors of human rights abuses including war, torture, forced displacement, human trafficking and persecution due to identity and beliefs. At our Bay Area-based Mosaic Healing Center, we: (a) Provide culturally aware, trauma-informed and linguistically accessible mental health care for refugees, asylees, asylum seekers and human trafficking survivors, (b) Expand clinical capacity to serve these populations, and (c) Advocate for policies to prevent trauma and re-traumatization. With combined expertise gained through over twenty years of providing clinical services to survivors of war trauma, torture and persecution, and in-depth experience implementing international human rights programming, our team integrates the fields of global mental health and human rights to expand the range – and increase the depth – of psychosocial support for this highly vulnerable population.
This is an exciting opportunity to join a nonprofit organization working at the nexus of human rights and global mental health. Reporting to, and working in close collaboration with, the Executive Director, the Program Coordinator will support the core operations of the organization. The position requires initiative, flexibility, creativity, resourcefulness and a passion for promoting human rights, peace and psychosocial wellbeing.
ROLES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
The role of the Program Coordinator will include, but are not limited to, the following. As we are a small nonprofit, depending upon the Program Coordinator's skills, additional responsibilities may be taken. These roles are not distinct, and will overlap as appropriate:
Communications and Outreach
If interested, please send a one-page cover letter and resume. Applications will be reviewed on a rolling basis beginning March 15th and desired start date is as soon as possible.
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