Domestic Violence Advocate Domestic Violence Programfull

job - part time, paid

United Services Incorporated
Danielson, CT
Closed
Posted 56 Days ago
United Services Incorporated
Danielson, CT
job - part time, paid
Posted 56 Days ago
Closed

Description

Job Information United Services, Inc. Domestic Violence Advocates Domestic Violence ProgramFull-time and Part-time Positions Available in Danielson, Connecticut (Position is located 30 minutes from Providence, RI Worcester, MA New London, CT Willimantic, CT) Description: Seeking full-time and part-time Advocates for our Domestic Violence Program (DVP) located in Danielson, CT Work as part of a team in our 24/7 residential shelter which provides a safe environment to adults and children fleeing domestic violence. You would be a trained certified domestic violence advocate providing individual and group counseling*, *crisis intervention, safety planning, advocacy, shelter and hotline coverage. As part of our DVP team you would coordinate services for victims of domestic violence and collaborate with staff to meet their needs. Basic office work such as copying, filing, and organizing material; along with cleaning are required. Domestic Violence Program: DVP offers services to anyone who is a victim of domestic abuse and provides a diverse array of services including 24/7 emergency shelter, court advocacy assistance, referral and information services, support groups and counseling, case management, recreation, bilingual staff, educational programs for schools and training for professionals throughout Northeastern Connecticut. Schedule Danielson location: * Full-time 40 hours per week: Sunday Thursday, 12:30 p.m. 9:00 p.m. May also include flexing and some holidays * Full-time 40 hours per week: Wednesday Saturday, 8:45 p.m. 7:15 a.m. May also include flexing and some holidays * Part-time 32 hours per week: Sunday Tuesday, 8:00 p.m. 7:15 a.m. May also including flexing and some holidays Minimum Requirements: Bachelors Degree in relevant human services field, or Associates Degree plus two years appropriate experience required. Salary Range: $14.62 $16.54 per hour depending on experience *Benefits * Full-time positions** 4 weeks of vacation * 12 holidays * Paid sick time * Very generous comprehensive benefit package for health, dental, life and disability insurance 100% employer paid for individual and family coverage * Training and tuition reimbursement & eligibility for National Health Service Corps loan repayment and scholarships * Pre-tax medical and dependent care plans * 403B Thrift Plan with an employer contribution after one year **Benefits will be pro-rated for part-time positions United Services is an Affirmative Action Employer EEO/M/F/D/V. To apply by mail, complete Our Application and send it with your resume and cover letter to: United Services, Inc. Attn: Human Resources 1007 North Main St. Dayville, CT 06241 Fax: 860-774-0095 Location: Danielson, CT

Skills

case management, crisis intervention, advocacy, interventions, individual counseling, domestic violence, children, adults, support groups, human services, training, organization, human resources, filing, emergency management

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