Join the Team

Partners for Peace is at an exciting time in our nearly 50-year history of partnering with our community to end domestic abuse. We offer competitive pay, generous benefits, and a supportive and flexible workplace. We are committed to developing and supporting emerging leaders at all stages of their careers, and to cultivating an equitable, inclusive and diverse workplace. We hope to hear from you!

Career Opportunities – Updated August 16, 2022

Partners for Peace, the domestic violence resource center serving Penobscot and Piscataquis Counties, invites applications for open Direct Service Advocates positions in Bangor and Dover-Foxcroft and a Shelter Advocate (part time or full time) and a Housing Navigator.

The ideal candidates are empathetic, dependable, passionate about our work, and able to support people in crisis. Our team values a sense of humor, a willingness to learn, and direct communication. We offer generous benefits and a supportive and flexible workplace. We provide extensive on-the-job training and significant opportunities for professional growth. Please see the full job ads below for more details:

Bangor & Dover-Foxcroft Direct Service Advocate positions posting

Shelter Advocate (full-time and part-time options) posting

Housing Navigator posting 


How to apply:

Please submit a cover letter, resume, and list of 3 references via email:; no phone calls please.

Applications will be reviewed as they are received with priority given to applications received by September 1. Positions will remain open until filled. Incomplete applications will not be considered.

Partners for Peace is an Equal Opportunity Employer, 2022


Partners for Peace proudly celebrates all unique identities  including, but not limited to; Black and Indigenous people and all people of color; women (trans and cis), intersex people, non-binary people, and men (trans and cis); young people and elders; poor and working-class people; people with disabilities; people with chronic mental health conditions; lesbian, gay, bisexual, asexual, pansexual people, and all others under the Q+ umbrella; monogamous and polyamorous people; immigrants and people with limited or no English proficiency; housed or unhoused people; and people of all faiths and traditions,  no matter wealth, ability, intellect, sobriety, social status, or appearance. We acknowledge that this list is not all inclusive and will change as our knowledge grows.