The Victim Advocate position is responsible for providing peer support and assisting victims of domestic violence through service management, supportive counseling, advocacy, crisis intervention, safety planning, lethality assessments, and follow-up services to survivors of domestic violence and their families.
TO APPLY: Submit your resume through https://www.hubbardhouse.org/careers. No phone calls. Equal Opportunity Employer.
All duties and requirements are essential job functions. All requirements are subject to possible modification to reasonably accommodate individuals with disabilities.
Essential duties and responsibilities
The Victim Advocate also assists with obtaining services from social services agencies, criminal justice system, medical and educational personnel. Leads provide the team guidance and daily work activity direction under the supervision of the program manager. Victim Services to others may include victims of elder abuse, human trafficking, child abuse, and sexual assault. Monday-Friday 8:30 AM – 4:30 PM with some evenings and weekends.
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.