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Employment and Internships

Employment and Internship Opportunities

Cornerstone strives for a fully inclusive work environment and does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, creed, religion, national origin, sex, sexual orientation, disability, age, marital, familial or status with regard to public assistance. Cornerstone is an Equal Opportunity and Affirmative Action Employer and all external jobs postings can be found at the Minnesota Council of Nonprofits website.

Full-time/Part-time Employment Application

 

Full-time Positions:

CEES Housing Advocate
The CEES (Community and Economic Empowerment Services) Housing Advocate is responsible for assisting victims/survivors in moving from homelessness to housing stability and services within Hennepin County. This position will support victims/survivors who are attempting to flee domestic violence and obtain safe housing through Cornerstone’s Rapid Re-Housing program. Participants must meet low-income eligibility guidelines, qualify under the Coordinated Entry process and homeless when seeking services. This position requires meeting eligible participants, at times, in homes and safe community settings in order to create access to services. Ability to work flexible hours including one or two evenings a week, as well as periodic weekends, in order to meet survivors needs.

Community Services Advocate
The Community Services Advocate provides intensive individual advocacy and case management services including financial literacy training and coaching, employment readiness and job search assistance, housing search and advocacy in a knowledgeable, empathetic manner to victims of violence and abuse.

Civil/Criminal Justice Intervention Advocate
The Civil/Criminal Justice Intervention Advocate provides civil and criminal legal advocacy services to victim/survivor of domestic abuse sexual assault and human trafficking in a knowledgeable, empathetic manner. Position works with local police, prosecutors, probation officers and judges and the Domestic Abuse Service Center to meet the needs of all victims/survivors who are depending on the court/criminal justice system for their safety.

Day One Call Center Advocate – Full Time (Monday-Friday; 3 pm-11 pm)
The Full Time Day One Call Center Advocate is responsible for responding to victims/survivors of general crime, domestic violence, sexual violence and/or human trafficking/sexual exploitation via phone, text, email or chat messaging through the 24/7 Day One Crisis Line and General Crime Line. The Call Center Advocate uses trauma-informed and survivor- centered practices to provide victims/survivors with referrals, information, support and safety planning. The Day One system, processes and best practices are utilized by Call Center Advocate to ensure immediate access to safety and services for survivors.

Emergency Services Advocate (M-F; 7 am-3 pm)
The Full Time Emergency Services (ES) Advocate is responsible for providing advocacy, support and information to victims/survivors of domestic violence, sexual violence and/or human trafficking/sexual exploitation accessing Cornerstone’s (CAS) 24/7 shelter, hotel and crisis line services. The ES Advocate uses trauma-informed and survivor-centered practices to provide victims/survivors with referrals, information, support and safety planning. Position is responsible for providing direct services through the use of trauma-informed and survivor-centered practices. This position is also responsible for maintaining a welcoming, safe, clean, accessible and inclusive environment for persons and families we serve.

Emergency Services Advocate (M-F; 3 pm-11 pm)
The Full Time Emergency Services (ES) Advocate is responsible for providing advocacy, support and information to victims/survivors of domestic violence, sexual violence and/or human trafficking/sexual exploitation accessing Cornerstone’s (CAS) 24/7 shelter, hotel and crisis line services. The ES Advocate uses trauma-informed and survivor-centered practices to provide victims/survivors with referrals, information, support and safety planning. Position is responsible for providing direct services through the use of trauma-informed and survivor-centered practices. This position is also responsible for maintaining a welcoming, safe, clean, accessible and inclusive environment for persons and families we serve.

Emergency Services Advocate (M-F; 4 pm-12 am)
The Full Time Emergency Services (ES) Advocate is responsible for providing advocacy, support and information to victims/survivors of domestic violence, sexual violence and/or human trafficking/sexual exploitation accessing Cornerstone’s (CAS) 24/7 shelter, hotel and crisis line services. The ES Advocate uses trauma-informed and survivor-centered practices to provide victims/survivors with referrals, information, support and safety planning. Position is responsible for providing direct services through the use of trauma-informed and survivor-centered practices. This position is also responsible for maintaining a welcoming, safe, clean, accessible and inclusive environment for persons and families we serve.

Facilities Maintenance
The Facilities Maintenance position is responsible for facilitating the ongoing upkeep and maintenance of all Cornerstone properties, including administrative offices, emergency shelter, and transitional housing units. This position will respond to both emergency maintenance needs and assist with implementing longer term projects across the organization. This position will report directly to our Director of Finance and Administration and will work collaboratively to create a safe, clean and inviting environment within all facilities.

General Crime Community Outreach Advocate
The General Crime Community Outreach Advocate will engage and educate individuals, law enforcement, schools, corporations, and community organizations on general crime victim services and strategies to improve the safety and well-being of our community. This will include actively seeking opportunities to collaborate with identified high needs communities to promote increased access to general crime services. This position provides direct general crime services in the communities where there is a high need for service.

 

Part-time Positions:.

Emergency Services Advocate (Part Time-24 hours/week, Weekdays)
The Part Time Emergency Services (ES) Advocate is responsible for providing advocacy, support and information to victims/survivors of domestic violence, sexual violence and/or human trafficking/sexual exploitation accessing Cornerstone’s (CAS) 24/7 shelter, hotel and crisis line services. The ES Advocate uses trauma-informed and survivor-centered practices to provide victims/survivors with referrals, information, support and safety planning. Position is responsible for providing direct services through the use of trauma-informed and survivor-centered practices. This position is also responsible for maintaining a welcoming, safe, clean, accessible and inclusive environment for persons and families we serve.

Facilities Maintenance (Part Time; M-F)
The Facilities Maintenance position is responsible for facilitating the ongoing upkeep and maintenance of all Cornerstone properties, including administrative offices, emergency shelter, and transitional housing units. This position will respond to both emergency maintenance needs and assist with implementing longer term projects across the organization. This position will report directly to our Director of Finance and Administration and will work collaboratively to create a safe, clean and inviting environment within all facilities.

 

Internship Opportunities:

Cornerstone offers applied learning student internship opportunities in a welcoming environment. Please be advised that internships at Cornerstone are defined as work opportunities that are required for an academic study/credit. Interns must have a college Field Supervisor supporting them during their work with us.

In addition to sending a cover letter and resume, internship candidates are required to include an internship application. Please submit the required information to interns@cornerstonemn.org.

Intern Application

Child Youth and Family (CYF) Intern

Civil and Criminal Justice Intervention (CCJI) Internship

Clinical Intern