A Resident Advocate’s role is to assist in protecting the rights and promoting the well-being of residents of the Hubbard House emergency shelter. Shelter residents may include victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, human trafficking, child abuse, and elder abuse.
2 Open Positions:
Position 1 Schedule is 6:45 AM – 7:15 PM / Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Position 2 Schedule is 6:00 PM – 7:00 AM / Wednesday, Thursday and Friday
Essential duties and responsibilities
A Resident Advocate provides for the daily needs and safety for Hubbard House Shelter residents and their families living in shelter. The Resident Advocate also provides crisis intervention counseling, conflict resolution, advocacy, support, safety planning, lethality assessments, and follow-up services as warranted for Hubbard House residential participants. This position has responsibility for the security and operation of the Emergency Shelter.
Experience in Microsoft Office (or equivalent) and data entry. A valid driver’s license and dependable transportation required. Vehicle insurance must be maintained. Must meet eligibility requirements for Hubbard House, Inc. vehicle insurance coverage.
Education and Experience
BA/BS in human service field with experience in crisis intervention and working with victims of domestic violence preferred. AA or equivalent considered with at least two years applicable experience. HS diploma or GED considered with at least four years applicable experience preferably working in a certified domestic violence center.