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NOW HIRING: Executive Director

The Board of Directors and staff of The Harbor are looking for a dedicated leader with a strong vision of supporting survivors in Clatsop County. Due to unexpected family circumstances impacting our outgoing Executive Director, we have an opportunity to bring new leadership to the organization. Are you our next Executive Director?

Click Here to read a special message from the outgoing ED and our Board.

General Duties: The Executive Director provides leadership and guidance to a team of exceptional staff in an effort to end domestic and sexual violence. A primary objective of the Executive Director is to maintain a work culture that is healthy, supportive, and utilizes trauma-informed, empowerment, non-violent communication, and strength based models. Under the supervision of the Board of Directors, the Executive Director shall have general charge, oversight and direction of the affairs and business of The Harbor.

Review the full job description HERE.

Interested and qualified candidates are encouraged to apply by emailing a current resumé and a cover letter outlining your skills to board@harbornw.orgIn a separate document, answer the following questions:

  1. What does trauma-informed leadership mean to you?
  2. What are the three most important skills to developing a rural nonprofit like The Harbor and why?

Incomplete applications will not be considered.

First round considerations and interviews begin 11/19/2018. Position open until filled.


NOW HIRING: Part-time Weekend Shelter Advocate

Part-time 20-hours/week on Saturdays and Sundays (occasional weekdays required)
Starting at $15.50/hour with benefits

Together with two Weekday Shelter Specialists, the Weekend Shelter Specialist person will provide on-site advocacy services to residents of The Harbor’s confidential shelter program for survivors of domestic and sexual violence. Services reflect our mission to provide advocacy, prevention, and support to promote self-determination and hope for survivors of domestic violence, sexual violence and stalking.

¡The Harbor está contratando! ¿Quieres hacer un trabajo significativo para apoyar a los sobrevivientes de violencia doméstica o asalto sexual? ¡Unete a nuestro equipo!

Para mejorar nuestro programa de refugio, estamos buscando una defensora de refugios de fin de semana. Esta es una posición de medio tiempo a las 20 horas por semana, a partir de $15.50 por hora, con beneficios.

To Apply: Review the FULL JOB DESCRIPTION, then send a resume highlighting your skills and cover letter that answers the following questions:

    1. Why do you want to support survivors in a shelter setting?
    2. How have your experiences prepared you to do this work?
    Send materials to no later than Thursday, November 15th!



    We are committed to building a community united to end domestic and sexual violence. Bring your skills to our work, whether you’re helping out with event planning, partnering with us to reach out to the community, or supporting survivors. For more information about volunteering, email our Community Outreach Coordinator Ariel at call our office at 503-325-3426.