Main Areas of Responsibility:
The primary role of this position entails working with survivors of sexual and other violent crimes by using trauma informed strategies to assist them in accessing services and navigating the criminal legal system. This position would entail both remote and in person service provision.
Additional Areas of Responsibility:
This position would entail both remote and in person service provision. The victim advocate’s primary role is to believe and support victims of sexual assault and other violent crimes. As an advocate, you will have the opportunity to meet a victim of crime wherever they are on their journey to healing, and walk that path alongside them by providing support, accompaniment, and referral.
This position requires a bachelor’s degree with at least three years of experience working with survivors of sexual and other violent crimes and their families is preferred (active community members without formal education are encouraged to apply); knowledge of and sensitivity to family systems and child victimization; and strong communication skills.