DOMESTIC VIOLENCE COMMUNITY ADVOCATE
The YWCA Oklahoma City is currently seeking a Domestic Violence Community Advocate.
We are seeking a dynamic professional who is energetic, creative, takes initiative, proactively builds relationships and performs as a solid team member. The Domestic Violence Advocate will provide safety planning, advocacy, support and crisis intervention to victims of domestic violence. An understanding of empowerment advocacy, trauma-informed environments and self-determination models will be helpful. The YWCA provides comprehensive domestic violence, sexual assault and stalking training for Advocates and offers a unique opportunity to enter into this dynamic profession.
Minimum qualifications include a Bachelor’s Degree in a Social Service field. Strong listening, verbal and written communication and organizational skills are required. This position will require a combination of day/evening hours and one weekend per month as well as schedule flexibility to meet the needs of our clients. The position is on-call for one week each month. Bilingual preferred but not required.
To apply for the position, go to www.ywcaokc.org, click on “Employment” at the top of the page and follow the instructions at the bottom of the Employment page.