Posted: Feb 4, 2021

Full-Time Lake City Domestic Violence Shelter Advocate

Another Way - Lake City, FL
Full-time
Salary: $10.00 Hourly
Application Deadline: Feb 19, 2021
Nonprofit

Shelter Advocate - Lake City, FL

*Must be able to work nights and weekends as this position requires that and is pertaining to that schedule. Due to requirements by DCF the schedule cannot be changed from the set hours*

Schedule for this position:

Saturday & Sunday 12am - 12pm
Monday 4pm - 12am
Wednesday 12am - 8am

At Another Way, Inc. our Advocates assist survivors who are victimized by domestic and sexual violence. We provide support and counseling in an empowerment-based atmosphere while also aiding in the prevention of domestic and sexual violence. Our Advocates provide positive alternatives to violence through community education, appropriate modeling, support services and safe shelter.

Because we are a team you must be flexible as we do occasionally have to cover a different shift when someone is out sick.

WE OFFER AMAZING BENEFITS AFTER 90 DAYS!

*We give you our very liberal PTO Policy (5 weeks of paid time off the 1st year!) This will increase!

*8 Paid Holidays

*Health Insurance with very low premiums!

*Life Insurance at no cost to you.

*Dental Insurance at no cost to you.

*Vision Insurance at no cost to you.

*Long & Short Term Disability at no cost to you.

*Workman's Compensation at no cost to you.

REQUIREMENTS:

Have a valid driver's license and car insurance.

Must pass a background check.

Basic computer skills needed.

*_Be able to multi-task._*

Bi-lingual a plus but not required.

RESPONSIBILITIES:

  • Maintain participant confidentiality at all times.
  • Adheres to all Policies and Procedures.
  • Ability to work as a team member.
  • Organizational skills.
  • Communication skills.
  • Ability to work flexible hours.
  • Sensitivity to the cultural and socioeconomic characteristics of participants and staff.
  • Adherence to professional ethics.
  • Ability to read and understand policies, procedures and documentation.
  • Ability to respond to common inquiries or complaints from participants, management and staff.
  • Ability to define problems, collect data, establish facts, and draw valid conclusions.
  • Able to anticipate needs and/or problems based on current events and/or situations and to develop solutions.

Job Type: Full-time (40 Hours)

Salary: $10.00

  • Job Location: Lake City, FL

Drug Free Workplace.

Another Way, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer

Employer will provide domestic and sexual violence training.

IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN APPLYING FOR ONE OF OUR JOB POSTINGS, PLEASE SEND A COVER LETTER AND RESUME' TO hr @ anotherwayinc.net. NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.