Join our Tubman team

Part-time Advocates (Maplewood)

Tubman is seeking Part Time Advocates to join a dynamic and collaborative team to support the agency’s mission, vision and values. Positions will be based at our shelter at Harriet Tubman Center East in Maplewood.

2nd Shift Adult and Family – Weekly schedule is Saturdays and Sundays 3-11:30pm, and is subject to change based on resident needs.

These positions require the ability to create a welcoming and healing environment for crisis line callers, walk-in clients and shelter residents. Provide exceptional wrap around services to all ages and genders. Assist and welcome our partners who come onsite to provide healing and fun activities on the weekends.

Welcome and engage volunteers, interns and volunteer groups. Foster positive and effective methods to strengthen teamwork and services to clients. Contribute to positive and exceptional teamwork outcomes. Be able to problem solve situations and communicate outcomes you accomplished during your shifts with other team members.

Minimum Qualifications
• Undergraduate degree in related field or equivalent experience.
• Two years direct service experience related to violence, including sexual assault and exploitation.
• Ability to engage victims and their children in activities that encourage peaceful relationships and support goal attainment.
• Ability to foster a culturally inclusive environment.

Preferred Candidate
• Direct experience working with domestic violence victims and families.
• Understanding of teamwork and the ability to apply teamwork with the agency.
• Experience in implementing interventions to support complex trauma.
• Experience in dealing with crisis situations and violent behaviors.
• Strong de-escalation skills.
• Graduate work in related field and ability to speak more than one language.

Salary is dependent upon experience and qualifications.

TO APPLY: Send resumes and cover letter to: or Tubman Center East, Attn: HR Dept. 1725 Monastery Way, Maplewood, MN 55109. We encourage applications from people of color, multilingual speakers, people of all genders, veterans and people with disabilities. We are an Equal Opportunity Employer.