Position posted by Family Support Center

Created: Feb 10, 2020

Job Title:
Domestic Violence Youth Advocate
Job Status:
Full Time
Job Category:
Non-Profit
Experience:
1-3 Years
Location:
Chippewa Falls, WI
Salary Type:
Hourly
Education:
Bachelors
Job ID:
567735341
Contact:
Jeni Haddad
Address:
P.O. Box 143, Chippewa Falls, WI 54729
Phone:
715-723-1138
Fax:
715-723-8460
Email:

Job Description

The primary responsibility of this position is to promote the safety, resilience and healing of youth who have been affected by domestic violence. The person in this position provides counseling and advocacy and facilitates skill building and support groups to youth and their protective parents. This position also provides outreach to other community agencies and potential referral sources.

This position is 40 hours per week and includes some evening hours and occasional on-call weekends and holidays. The Family Support Center provides health insurance, vacation and sick leave benefits.

Qualifications:
Minimum degree required is a bachelor’s in social work, psychology, women’s studies or other human services related field. Other important qualifications include knowledge and understanding of domestic violence, previous work with children and adults in crisis, strong communication skills, group facilitation skills, and ability to work as part of a team.

Please send resume, cover letter, names and contact information for three work related references (2 from supervisors), and philosophy statement on providing advocacy to youth affected by domestic violence to Jeni Haddad.

Materials can be e-mailed to familysupport@fsccf.org or mailed to

Family Support Center
P.O. Box 143
Chippewa Falls, WI 54729.

All materials must be sent or e-mailed and received by February 28, 2020.
For more information call Jeni Haddad or Geri Segal at (715)723-1138.
 

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