24-hour Crisis Helpline


Current Openings at Safe Connections

Part-Time Evening Crisis Helpline Advocate / Backup
Safe Connections is seeking a Part-Time Evening Crisis Helpline Advocate / Backup, who will be responsible for assistance in coordinating various aspects of the Crisis Helpline program to support 24- hour coverage of the crisis line including answering Safe Connections’ 24-Hour Crisis Helpline, Crisis Helpline training and observations, supervision of volunteers and/or interns, debriefing with student and crisis workers, and providing support and back-up to the Crisis Helpline program, staff and volunteers.


Bachelor’s degree in Social Work, Psychology, or other social sciences required.  Experience providing crisis intervention with a sound understanding of the dynamics and impact of relationship violence and sexual violence; knowledge of community resources, ability to explore alternatives and problem solve; relates well to others in a non-judgmental way; demonstrates an awareness of socioeconomic and cultural diversity. Models self-care and ability to organize. Flexibility to meet on-call requirements and to provide direct Crisis Helpline shift coverage during evening weekday and peak weekend hours. Computer experience preferred.

Competitive pay and benefits.

Please send resume and cover letter to Cindy. Resumes without a cover letter will not be reviewed. Position will remain open until filled. No phone calls, please.


Part-Time Therapist
Safe Connection is seeking a Part Time Therapist (15 hours per work week) to provide counseling to adults and teens that have experienced relationship and/or sexual violence.

Position requires a Master’s degree in Counseling, Social Work, Psychology or equivalent; Current Missouri License preferred – LPC or LCSW – with applied knowledge of trauma focused treatment modalities; post-traumatic stress; co-occurring symptoms; and counseling individuals affected by domestic and sexual violence. Bilingual preferred.  Position requires one evening and Saturdays from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Competitive salary and excellent benefits.

Please send resume and cover letter to Katherine. Resume and cover letter required to be considered. Position will remain open until filled. No phone calls, please.

Mission Statement

The mission of Safe Connections is to reduce the impact and incidence of relationship violence and sexual assault through education, crisis intervention, counseling and support services.

Safe Connections is an equal opportunity employer and seeks diversity in its community. Employment decisions are based on merit and organizational needs, not on race, color, citizenship status, national origin, ancestry, gender, sexual orientation, age, religion, creed, physical or mental disability, marital status, veteran status, political affiliation or any other factor protected by law.