Quanada, a domestic violence shelter and rape-crisis center, is seeking a Victim Advocate to provide trauma-informed, client-centered advocacy services to victims of sexual violence.
8:30 am – 5:00 pm Monday-Friday
-Rotating on-call duties
Bachelor’s Degree in social work, human services, psychology, or related field.
Passionate about serving survivors of sexual violence
Knowledge of small group interaction dynamics
Ability to establish and maintain effective interpersonal and inter-group relationships with people of diverse backgrounds
Essential Responsibilities and Job Duties
Provide information and support to clients regarding victim rights
Provide crisis-intervention services to hotline and walk-in clients
Respond to victims of sexual violence at the emergency room
Accompany victims to court appearances
Participate in SART team development and on-going team activities
Provide training to medical and law enforcement personnel
Act as a liaison and engage in other advocacy efforts on behalf of clients
Provide both intra agency referrals and outside referrals.
Coordinate data entry and filing of service records
Prepare proper documentation
Other duties that support the mission of Quanada
Medical/dental/vision insurance, generous time-off package
Quanada is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing opportunities without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity/expression, age, national origin, disability, or any other category protected by state or federal law.