Victim Advocate (DVAP-Lamoreaux Justice Center)
Waymakers
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Post Date: May 12, 2022
Job Type: Full Time
Start Date: 6/03/2022
Salary: - n/a -
Location: US - California - Orange
Job Reference: V.A - DVAP
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Description
VICTIM ADVOCATE (LAMOREAUX JUSTICE CENTER)
Domestic Violence Assistance Programs - Orange. F/T, Monday – Friday, 8 am - 5 pm
Responsibilities Include:
•        Provide assistance to victims of domestic violence in obtaining restraining orders.
•        Provide necessary services to assure immediate safety and long-term needs of the client and his/her dependents.
•        Work in collaboration with law enforcement, court, and partner agencies.
Requirements Include:
•        Bachelor’s Degree in behavioral science, criminal justice, or related field.
•        Basic knowledge of the criminal justice system, family dynamics, sociological aspects of family violence and victimology.
•        Two years of related experience working with people in a position involving the provision of victim services and/or peer counseling preferred.
•        Excellent verbal and written communication skills, interpersonal skills, and organizational skills.
•        Ability to demonstrate sensitivity to the cultural/ethnic diversity of the service population and to be sensitive to the needs of special populations.
•        In the first year of employment, must complete training for certification as a Sexual Assault Counselor as mandated by PC13835.10, and training as a certified Domestic Violence Counselor.
•        Valid California driver’s license, auto liability insurance, and a satisfactory driving record.
•        Bilingual English/Spanish required.

Equal Opportunity Employer

How To Apply:
Send resume and cover letter through Indeed or apply directly on our website: www.WaymakersOC.org
Visit our website to see our full list of employment opportunities and generous benefits package.

Notes
Benefits:
13 Paid Holidays
15-20 Paid Leave Days (based on hours worked and years of service)
Choice of pre-tax group health plans with generous employer contribution
Medical (HMO), Dental (PPO), and Vision (PPO) Plans
401K Retirement Savings Plan with 3% fully vested employer contribution plus 1% match
Free $50,000 Basic Term Life/AD&D Insurance
Free Long-Term Disability Insurance
Free Employee Assistance Program (EAP)



Contact Details
Name: Waymakers
Address: 1221E. Dyer Rd.
City: Santa Ana
State/Province: California
Zipcode: 92705
Country: United States
Email: recruiting@waymakersoc.org