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Program Director

Employer: Family Service of Rhode Island
134 Thurbers Avenue
Providence, RI 02904
Contact: Jillian Sam
Phone: 4013311350

Email: samji@familyserviceri.org

Job Description

FSRI is always looking for candidates that want to make a positive impact on the community we serve in!

Position Summary: Provides overall administration and project management of the Trauma-Informed Policing (TIP) Center, a Substance and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA), National Child Traumatic Stress Network (NCTSN) funded Category II Treatment and Services (TSA) Adaptation Center. The TIP Center serves as an ongoing resource for law enforcement across the nation interested in becoming trauma-informed, implementing FSRI’s Go Team co-responder best practice model, and partnering with community-based organizations to mitigate the effects of childhood trauma exposure and reduce the risk of revictimization. Also oversees the development of a related, virtual law enforcement training program.


Master’s degree in human services related field preferred, though FSRI will consider variety of related bachelor level or higher educational degrees and/or clinical credentials.
Experience working with law enforcement and victims of crime required.
Strong project management and communication skills required, including collaborating with and coordinating the activities of a variety of internal and external stakeholders.
Possession of a valid driver’s license, reliable transportation and proof of automobile insurance required.
Must have the ability to travel regionally and nationally up to 50% time in service to the project in years 2 and 3, tapering off in year 4.
FSRI values staff with bilingual language capacity and familiarity with the local community they will be serving. FSRI includes pay incentives for bilingual staff.

Physical Requirements: Employees in this position must have the ability to:

Travel to and from community locations and office site, which could include using walkways, stairs and/or elevators
Lift up to 20 pounds
Work a flexible, hybrid in-office and at-home work schedule

Don’t meet every single requirement? Here at FSRI, we’re dedicated to building a diverse and inclusive workplace. If you’re excited about one of our career opportunities, but your experience doesn’t align perfectly with every qualification, we encourage you to apply anyways. You may be the perfect fit for this or another opportunity!

We offer our employees a comprehensive benefits package that includes health, dental and work life benefits.
Only together can we continue to grow and make a difference in our communities.
Join our FAMILY today!

About Us:
At Family Service of Rhode Island (FSRI), we succeed by lifting others. Founded in 1892, our long history of non-profit service has always been tailored to meet the unique and ever-changing needs of the diverse Rhode Island community in which we serve. We have three offices located in Providence, but our employees provide impactful services state-wide. We are engaged, committed, and passionate about our work helping others, and care deeply about our mission to advance equity, opportunity, and hope in our communities.

Family Service of Rhode Island provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, genetic information, marital status, or status as a covered veteran in accordance with applicable federal, state and local laws.


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Positions Available

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Application Period

Tuesday, March 14, 2023 through Friday, June 30, 2023

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