Position: Legal Advocate
Department: Family Services Women and Children’s Shelter
Supervisor: Family Violence Program Director
General Duties and Responsibilities: Helps domestic violence victims access legal services and crime victims’ compensation; advocates for clients to law enforcement and the courts; provides courtroom accompaniment; provides other casework services.
Qualifications and Experience: Bachelor’s degree in social work, criminal justice, or other related field. Extensive experience in legal advocacy may be substituted for minimal credentials. Excellent interpersonal skills and ability to handle crisis situations.
Salary: Depends on experience and education.
Position Available: Immediately.
All applications due by 10/30/2016.
Application Procedure: Fax resume to Janet Walker, (409)835-0799.