Position Opening
Green Dot, etc., Inc.

Title: Prevention Education Coordinator

Qualifications: Ph.D. preferred (in any discipline), but exceptional Master's degree candidates will be considered; must feel personally driven by the notion of social change of some kind (even if not focused on violence prevention); a dynamic and charismatic speaker and trainer; demonstrated leadership skills; excellent communicator; self-directed; sunny disposition and visible passion for this kind of work. NOTE: Experience in the field of social change is important; but it is not required that the applicant have previous experience in violence prevention work.

Responsibilities: Helping our organization leave the world safer than we found it; public speaking; training; consultation; technical support for others doing prevention work; content development.


Compensation: $50,000-$80,000 depending on experience. Good benefits including retirement, healthcare, and generous leave time.

Green Dot, etc., Inc. is a company dedicated to the reduction of violence. We are a small organization driven by passion, and guided by research. Our bar for excellence is high and we work with great intensity. Folks of all genders, sexual orientations, races, ethnicities, religions, abilities and ages are encouraged to apply.

Application: Please submit your resume or VITA, a letter of interest and a 4-6 minute excerpt of a training or speech you have given (if you do not have a recent recording, you are welcome to make one with or without a live audience). Materials may be sent electronically to Dorothy J. Edwards at Edwards@livethegreendot.com, including a link to youtube for the excerpt (be sure it can be accessed with one click and no password). Excerpts may also be sent on DVD with a hard copy of application materials:

Green Dot, etc., Inc.
Board of Directors
c/o Dorothy J Edwards
7505 Oriole Ave.
Springfield, VA 22150

Position will stay open until filled.



ONSITE TRAINING AVAILABLE For information about scheduling on onsite training contact us at info@livethegreendot.com.

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At Green Dot, etcetera,  our work goes beyond the Green Dot program itself. As leaders in violence prevention, we provide training, technical assistance, and program development for individuals, schools, and organizations both domestically and internationally as they work to foster safe communities. We are proud to be a technical assistance provider for the U.S. Department of Justice, Office o Violence Against Women Campus Program.  To learn more about that initiative, please visit our OVW Technical Assistance section.


Check out Dorothy Edwards discussing Green Dot on Kentucky Educational Television.

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