Domestic Violence Legal Advocate

Job Type

Full Time

Salary

Details: From $18/hour DOE, premium pay for multi-lingual services

Published

10/18/2018

Start Date

11/01/2018

Application Deadline

10/31/2018

Address

Bellevue
Washington
United States

Description

LifeWire is a non-profit serving survivors of domestic violence in King County. We deliver unique and compassionate services that provide profound healing. LifeWire offers opportunity and hope through a variety of services including Survivor Advocacy; Housing Stability Services; Emergency and Transitional Housing; Legal Advocacy; and Mental Health Counseling.


We are looking for a Full-Time Domestic Violence Legal Advocate to join our dynamic, resilient, dedicated team. The person in this role will support survivors of domestic violence by assisting them in navigating the civil and criminal legal systems. A successful candidate for this role will be able to engage deeply with survivors from a trauma-informed perspective. The candidate will also develop and nurture on-going relationships with free and low cost legal partnerships as we work together to support survivors.


Must be able to quickly assess competing needs and exercise good judgement while maintaining a survivor-driven orientation. If providing intensive advocacy to survivors of domestic violence as they work through legal issues energizes you, please submit your cover letter and resume highlighting your experience and qualifications to HR@lifewire.org.


See https://www.lifewire.org/legal-advocate/ for a complete job description and read more about LifeWire at www.lifewire.org.

Benefits

LifeWire offers a welcoming environment for professional and personal growth, outstanding health benefits, competitive pay, generous paid time off, and a 401(k) match. We highly value diversity on our staff. Survivors of domestic violence and persons of color are encouraged to apply.

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

No requirement

How To Apply

hr@lifewire.org
https://www.lifewire.org/

Submit a cover letter and resume highlighting your experiences and qualifications to hr@lifewire.org. If submitting by mail or fax, send to: LifeWire Human Resources P.O. Box 6398 Bellevue, WA 98008-0398 FAX: (425) 649-0752


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