Beyond Abuse Advocate

Employer: 
Sojourner Family Peace Center

BEYOND ABUSE ADVOCATE – BILINGUAL (Spanish)2 Part-Time (20 hours/weekly)


 


Sojourner Family Peace Center is seeking an experienced professional to work as a Beyond Abuse Advocate. The goal of the Beyond Abuse program is to help participants learn to eliminate violent, abusive and controlling behaviors from their relationships; thus contributing to ending the cycle of domestic violence. This position will assist English and Spanish speaking clients with advocacy and case management needs, perform intakes and placements into applicable groups and co-facilitate group sessions in accordance with approved agency program model and curriculum. This position will also maintain accurate client records, document and report client progress and outcomes.


 


QUALIFICATIONS: Bachelor’s degree or equivalent in social work, criminal justice, communication, human resources or relevant field; minimum two years professional experience in advocacy, case management, human resources or related field; or a combination of education and experience. Prior experience with curriculum development and/or group facilitation preferred. Knowledge of the domestic violence victim advocacy service system through direct work experience preferred. The ability to understand and speak Spanish, fluently, is required.


 

Deadline for applications: 
5/31/2013
Contact: 
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