Details: Starting salary is generally offered in the bottom third of the range
1407 Commercial Street
The Safe Housing Advocate is responsible for ensuring the cleanliness and safety of the shelter facilities and for providing empowerment-based direct services to adult and child guests and callers on the 24-hour help-line. Direct services include: Shelter intakes; Crisis intervention; Safety planning; Emotional support; Information about domestic violence, sexual assault, and trauma responses; Referrals to community resources; Accountability discussions; Sobriety support; Conflict resolution with other residents; And, parenting information and support; Holidays, evenings, weekend, weekday, and on-call overnight hours are required.
DVSAS offers employee medical benefits, retirement, an employee assistance program, paid sick leave, and paid vacation.
Level of Language Proficiency
Individuals with additional language fluency in Russian, Spanish or sign language are preferred and will receive a 5% salary range premium after a successful probationary period.
Minimum Education Required