Sexual Assault Kit Initiative (SAKI)
To provide survivors of sexual violence the most responsive services, the Jefferson County District Attorney’s Office announces the opening of positions for the Sexual Assault Kit Initiative (SAKI) Grant. This grant will provide funding for a county-wide inventory of Sexual Assault Kits, and help build a database to facilitate better communication amongst advocates, law enforcement, and prosecutors. The SAKI grant will also provide funding for a specialized prosecutor for sexual assault cases, and a civil attorney to support survivors of sexual violence. Lastly this grant will also support the county-wide Sexual Assault Response Team (SART) by providing funding for a SART/SAKI Multidiscipline Team Coordinator.
The positions open are as follows:
- Court Advocate
- SART/SAKI Multidiscipline Team Coordinator
- Civil Attorney
- Sexual Assault Prosecutor
The positions open are at-will state employees and 100% of the funding for the positions is through the Sexual Assault Kit Initiative Grant.
To apply for any available SAKI positions, please send a copy of your resume and cover letter to SAKI Program Director, Aryn Gieger-Sedgwick at firstname.lastname@example.org.