Survivor Support Worker

Job Type

Full Time
Contract

Salary

Minimum: $31,434
Maximum: $35,490
Details: Salary range is $15.50-$17.50/hour

Published

10/02/2018

Application Deadline

10/21/2018

Address

2626 Pennsylvania Ave NW
Washington
DC
20037
United States

Description

The Salvation Army, an internationally recognized non-profit, faith based organization, has a job opening for TWO (2) full-time Survivor Support Worker for the National Capital Area Command.

 

Job Summary

Under the supervision of the Anti-Human Trafficking (AHT) Program Manager, works in conjunction with law enforcement, other organizations and victim assistance professionals or programs to interview, identify and meet the immediate needs of a human trafficking victim. The survivor support worker will respond to calls to The Salvation Army’s AHT hotline as well as coordinate with law enforcement or others to screen HT victims for eligibility and interest in placement at The Salvation Army’s AHT program including providing transportation from a public area to the AHT program as needed. Also, works as safe house monitor/facilitator, monitors and facilitates guest’s day-to-day activities; performs administrative tasks as needed; monitors schedules, and meets immediate needs of each guest.

 

This is a grant-funded position.

 

Knowledge, Skills, and Abilities

Knowledge of human trafficking. Knowledge of trauma informed care. Knowledge of childhood sexual abuse. Knowledge of drug abuse. Skilled in communication. Skill in motivational interviewing and counseling techniques. Skill in knowledge of recovery. Skill in understanding of group reactions. Ability in behavioral management and how to verbally de-escalate a situation. Ability to work in non-traditional schedule. Ability to be flexible. Ability to meet attendance requirements. Ability to read, write, and communicate the English language. Ability to lift light objects weighing less than 24 pounds.

 

Education and Experience

High school diploma or GED, and One-year experience previous case work experience or Any equivalent combination of training or experience which provides the required knowledge, skills, and abilities.

 

Licenses and Certifications

Valid State Driver’s License (Approved Salvation Army Motor Vehicle Report required)

 

Physical Requirements and Working Conditions

Work may require performance of duties in medical environments and social services where exposure to communicable and infectious diseases are possible.

 

Additional Information

All employees recognize that the Salvation Army is a church and agree that they will do nothing as an employee of the Salvation Army to undermine its religious mission.

 

If you are interested in applying for this position, please apply online at https://usr54.dayforcehcm.com/CandidatePortal/en-US/tsa/Posting/View/13388 by Sunday, October 21, 2018.


*Application Submittal Period: 10/01/2018 - 10/21/2018


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.


Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled.

Benefits

Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance, Vacation, Holidays, Sick Leave, Tuition Assistance, Retirement/Pension

Professional Level

Entry level

Minimum Education Required

High School

How To Apply

https://usr54.dayforcehcm.com/CandidatePortal/en-US/tsa/Posting/View/13388

If you are interested in applying for this position, please apply online at https://usr54.dayforcehcm.com/CandidatePortal/en-US/tsa/Posting/View/13388 by Sunday, October 21, 2018.


*Application Submittal Period: 10/01/2018 - 10/21/2018


All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.


Equal Opportunity Employer Minorities/Women/Veterans/Disabled.


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