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The Second Step is a community of survivors, advocates, and volunteers who foster the safety, stability, and well-being of those who have experienced domestic violence.

The Second Step is a community...

There’s a reason why our mission statement begins the way it does. It begins not with what we do, but with who we are. Think you might be a good fit? Check out current openings below.

Current Openings

Community Advocate


Full Time, Available Immediately, Community

The Community Advocate supports survivors of domestic violence living in the community, contributes to planning, implementation and evaluation of programs, and is responsible for other activities as assigned. This position provides comprehensive case management, emotional support and advocacy services to survivors of domestic violence, within an agency framework that is trauma-informed, strength-based, relational, and empowering.

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Residential Support & Evening Staff


Part-Time, Available Immediately, Residential

Providing after-hours support to residents and program participants in partnership with Residential Advocates and other TSS staff, within an agency framework that is trauma-informed, strengths-based, relational, and empowering. As a Residential Programs team member, the Support/Evening Staff should expect the bulk of their work and focus to be on providing coverage and presence within TSS’s two residences, while supporting client-identified advocacy goals in partnership with the primary staff and advocacy team.

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Please also feel free to contact us on our main line at 617-965-3999.