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Employment Opportunities

Turning Point of Lehigh Valley (TPLV) offers competitive compensation packages and the camaraderie of an amazing and dedicated staff.

Enjoy personal growth as a member of our team through challenging, diverse work and paid training opportunities. With Turning Point of Lehigh Valley, you know each day that you are making a difference in your community and the lives of individuals.

Open positions at TPLV are posted on this website. Candidates may email, fax, or mail their cover letter and resume.

Job applications are available via email, fax, regular mail, or in person (Monday through Friday at our administrative office listed below, between the hours of 9 a.m. and 3 p.m. only).

To apply for an open position at Turning Point, contact:

Nina McCarthy
Operations Director
Address: 444 E. Susquehanna Street, Allentown, PA 18103

Phone: 610-797-0530
Fax: 610-797-0585

Email: hr@turningpointlv.org

Turning Point of Lehigh Valley is an equal opportunity employer.

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February 6, 2018
Position: Medical & Community Outreach Advocate
Position Type: Non-Exempt/Full-Time, Hourly
Hours: 40 Hours

Turning Point of Lehigh Valley, a non-profit working to eliminate domestic violence in the Lehigh Valley, is seeking an energetic, self-motivated professional to fill its Medical & Community Outreach Advocate position.  This is a full-time, non-exempt position starting in the low $30k’s, with excellent benefits, including health and life insurance.  Perfect for a mission-oriented person who has excellent “customer-service” skills, is a team player but can work independently, and enjoys flexibility in the work-environment.

The Medical & Community Outreach Advocate is responsible for developing and providing medical advocacy programming in the community and for Turning Point clients. The Medical & Community Outreach Advocate will train healthcare and social service professionals on the issues of domestic violence, act as a liaison with local healthcare and social service facilities, ensure that agency marketing materials are distributed to area hospitals and clinical offices, will participate in fundraising and public events, as well as  help answer Turning Point’s 24-hour emergency hotline.  This position requires the ability to effectively present information to a variety of audiences, inclusive of both adults and children.

Must have strong public speaking and interpersonal skills, professional demeanor, and the ability to communicate clearly in spoken and written form.  A Bachelor’s or Advanced degree in community healthcare or social services required. Must have reliable transportation and a valid driver’s license.  Preferred candidate will be bilingual in Spanish and English. Turning Point of Lehigh Valley is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

To be considered, all interested parties must submit a cover letter and resume to hr@turningpointlv.org

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January 31, 2018
Position: Child and Teen Advocate
Position Type: Non Exempt/Full-Time/Hourly
Hours: 40/ 1PM to 9PM Tuesday through Saturday

Turning Point of Lehigh Valley, a non-profit working to eliminate domestic violence in the Lehigh Valley, is seeking a self-motivated professional to fill its Child and Teen Advocate position. This is a full-time, non-exempt position starting in the low $30k’s with excellent benefits, including competitive wages, health and life insurance. The schedule is Tuesday through Saturday 1PM to 9PM. Perfect for someone who loves to work with kids and teens, has excellent customer-service skills, has the ability to handle crisis situations calmly, effectively, and efficiently and is a team player but can also work independently.

The Child and Teen Advocate provides support and advocacy services to victims of domestic violence and their children who are clients of Turning Point. This position will provide empowerment based services including: individual and group supportive counseling, crisis intervention, advocacy and resources.  The Child and Teen Advocate will also provide outreach and advocacy services to victims of teen dating violence.

The Child and Teen Advocate will have experience working with children and teenagers. Should have relevant work experience in social work, psychology, or a related field. A Bachelor’s or advanced degree in children’s counseling or a related field is preferred. Preferred candidates will be bilingual in Spanish and English. Must have reliable transportation and a valid driver’s license. Turning Point of Lehigh Valley is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

To be considered, all interested parties must submit a cover letter and resume to hr@turningpointlv.org

Do you need help? Call our toll-free 24 hour Helpline: 1-877-438-4957

444 E. Susquehanna St.

Allentown, PA 18103
(610) 797-0530

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