|Location||Apache Junction, AZ|
Advocate Position open at Community Alliance Against Family Abuse.
The Advocate is responsible for assisting women who have experienced domestic and/or sexual violence, and their children, in CAAFA’s shelter program. The Advocate is responsible for providing services, creating a supportive environment, and interacting with participants, and their children, in a manner that builds on their strengths. To learn more about the service philosophy implemented at CAAFA’s shelter, please contact us at (480)982-0205. This position reports to the Shelter Manager. The position is scheduled Tuesday through Saturday, 2:00am-10:00pm. The starting compensation is $12.60-$13.80 commensurate with experience and salary history, and a 5% increase in base pay for bi-lingual English/Spanish abilities. Other benefits include health insurance coverage and generous paid time off.
Typical Responsibilities and Duties:
Minimum Education Qualifications:
Hold an Associates Degree in related area (Social Work, Sociology, Psychology, Women’s Studies, Justice Studies, Counseling, Family Studies, Criminal Justice, Pre-Law, etc) or two (2) years work experience in the field of social services, preferably in the area of domestic or sexual abuse. Additional related work experience may substitute for education requirement.
Bachelors Degree in related area (Social Work, Sociology, Psychology, Women’s Studies, Justice Studies, Counseling, Family Studies, Criminal Justice, Pre-Law, etc); and/or
Experience working in a shelter.
Knowledge, Skill and Ability:
Email cover letter and resume to the Community Alliance Against Family Abuse Executive Director Carol Minisee, email@example.com by Friday, October 17, 2015.