|Location||Apache Junction, AZ|
Shelter Advocate position available at CAAFA
The Advocate is responsible for assisting those 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. This position reports to the Residential Services Director. The open position is a full time shift, Wednesday- Saturday. The starting compensation is $15.00-$16.20 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.
Responsibilities and Duties:
Reports To: Residential Services Director
Minimum Education Qualifications:
Hold an Associate’s 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.
Required Knowledge, Skill and Ability:
Send cover letter and resume to Alicia Misilao, Residential Services Director at firstname.lastname@example.org.