• Stay safe in any situation, create a Safety Plan.
  • Know where to go, what to do and who to call when the abuse starts.
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  • Love has many definitions but abuse isn't one of them.
  • Learn the difference between healthy, unhealthy and abusive behaviors with the Relationship Spectrum.
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Employment

Loveisrespect is a partnership between the National Domestic Violence Hotline and Break the Cycle. Together, we have employees in Los Angeles, CA; Austin, TX and Washington, DC. Open positions include:

NDAH/LIR Set Shift Relief Advocate (Temporary) -- Austin, TX

(4 Positions)
Salary: $9.25/hour
Start Date: May 2014
End Date: August 2014 (as funding allows)

The LIR Set Shift Relief Advocate (Temporary) is a member of the Love is Respect Helpline and is supervised by the Helpline Shift Leads.

The term of employment is limited to a one year agreement.

The LIR Set Shift Relief Advocate (Temporary) is responsible for responding to incoming calls, chats and texts on the LIR website from victims, advocates, general public and service providers and provides crisis intervention, safety planning, referrals, information and problem solving to all callers.

The LIR Set Shift Relief Advocate (Temporary) position is scheduled on a set schedule. Available shifts are:

  1. Sat/Sun: 7:45 pm-12:00 am (Evening)
  2. Mon/Wed: 7:45 pm-1:00 am (Evening)
  3. Tue/Thu: 8:45 am-5:00 pm (Day)
  4. Tue/Thu:3:45 pm-8:00 pm (Evening)

Due to LIR’s 24/7, 365 days per year operation, the LIR Overnight Set Shift Relief Advocate (Temporary) will be required to work night, weekend, and holidays. This position requires a high level of empathy and sensitivity to all incoming inquiries.

Download the complete job description.

PT Digital Advocate -- Austin, TX

(As funding allows)
(One position)
Salary: $10.41/hour

The Digital Advocate is responsible for responding to incoming chats, texts and other digital contact on the NDVH/LIR website and social media.

The Digital Advocate will assist victims, advocates, service providers and the general public by providing crisis intervention, safety planning, referrals, and problem solving to all callers.

The Digital Advocate (Part-Time) is scheduled for a 24-hour week and may require occasional adjustments in work hours, including the need to work shifts that provide coverage of the NDVH/LIR 24 hours per day, 365 days per year.

The work schedule for the Digital Advocate position is:

  1. Mon/Tue: 9:00 am-4:00 pm
  2. Wed: 9:00 am-3:00 pm
  3. Thu: 9:00 am-1:00 pm

Schedule may be modified based on operational needs. This position requires a high level of empathy and sensitivity to all incoming inquiries.

Download the complete job description.

To Apply

To apply for any of these positions, please download our employment application and submit to Marisol Contreras at: