Community Domestic Violence Advocate

Job Type

Full Time

Salary

Minimum: $37,419
Details: Hourly Rate: 17.99

Published

09/25/2018

Address

Renton
Washington
United States

Description

The YWCA Seattle|King|Snohomish Community Domestic Violence Advocate provides services to adult women experiencing domestic violence, including advocacy based counseling, safety planning, as well as domestic violence education, community resources, information and referrals. YWCA's DV programs are designed to meet the needs of survivors of domestic violence in the Seattle and the South King County area. Valuing diversity, championing anti-racism policies, and program delivery are the core values of this position. This Community Advocate will work primarily with Hispanic women, African-American women, and women of color.


Bilingual Spanish and English speaking preferred.


This position has a social justice component that requires critical thinking through the lens of racism and intersections with poverty. Knowing the core principals of antiracism and grounding those principles in everyday work are required job skills and core values. As an equal opportunity employer, we highly encourage people of color to apply.


To view the full job description, and to apply, visit https://careers.ywcaworks.org/Careers/careers.aspx?rf=Idealist&req=18-09029

Benefits

  • Hours per week: 40
  • FLSA Classification: Non-Exempt
  • Excellent benefits package including medical insurance, retirement plan, plus generous vacation, holiday and sick leave plans
  • At the time of hire, employees may choose to voluntarily enroll in the Fidelity 403b Plan. Typically after two years of employment, employees are eligible to participate in the YWCA Retirement Fund

Level of Language Proficiency

Spanish preferred

Professional Level

None specified

Minimum Education Required

No requirement

How To Apply

To view the full job description, and to apply, visit https://careers.ywcaworks.org/Careers/careers.aspx?rf=Idealist&req=18-09029


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