BRASS INC IS HIRING!!
FULL TIME BI-LINGUAL DOMESTIC VIOLENCE ADVOCATE POSITION (Spanish/English)
The Domestic Violence Advocate provides services to victims of domestic violence while performing advocacy duties for victims within the criminal justice system; assists with court advocacy, crisis intervention, safety planning, support groups, and community education; explains and assists with filing of Crime Victims Compensation applications; provides services to Spanish-speaking clients; assists with victim impact statements; participates in relevant multi-agency meetings; maintains data as required by grant.
EXPERIENCE AND TRAINING
Two (2) years college course work in criminal justice, law enforcement, social science, social work or related field; AND Two (2) years advocacy experience; AND experience coordinating cross-agency collaboration with multiple community partners; OR any satisfactory equivalent combination of education and training and/or experience relevant to the position.
NECESSARY SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS
- This position provides services to Spanish-speaking clients; therefore, fluent bilingual Spanish/English skills are required.
- Must possess, at time of hire, a valid Kentucky driver’s license and proof of current vehicle insurance.
- Must pass a criminal history background investigation; however, conviction of a crime may not necessarily disqualify an individual for this classification.
- Willingness to travel to rural counties.
Qualified candidates are asked to send cover letter, resume, contact information for 3 professional references to: Personnel Search, Barren River Area Safe Space, Inc., PO Box 1941, Bowling Green, KY 42102 or
Email to: email@example.com No phone calls.
Equal Employment Opportunity Employer