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Victim Advocate

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Objectives:   To provide direct services to crime victims, witnesses and their family members in South Philadelphia.

Primary Responsibilities

·        Staff preliminary hearings in South Philadelphia providing support services to victims i.e. support counseling, information about the criminal justice system, safety planning.

·        Provide follow-up support services to victims after hearings including emergency service referrals, support counseling and trial accompaniment.

·        Assist victims in filing Victim Compensation Assistance Program claims.

·        Advocate for the needs of victims with medical providers, creditors, employers and various social service agencies.

·        Act as a liaison between the victim and the Police Department, the District Attorney’s office or other social service agencies.

·        Provide Immigration Assistance, Interpreter Services and Assistance with Victim Impact Statements, as needed.

·        Offer home visiting for victims unable to come into the office.

·        Provide public presentations to identify crime victims.

·        Keep comprehensive statistics on all of the above services.

·        Participate in PCCD, diversity and other appropriate trainings.

·        Develop and maintain professional relationships with court, police, community groups, social service and agency employees.

·        Other duties as assigned

Qualifications

·        Full time position

·        Minimum high school diploma, college preferred.

·        Enjoy working in a diverse community

·        Organized and detail oriented

·        Able to work independently/collaboratively

·        Excellent communication skills

·        Computer skills--Microsoft Office

Victim/Witness Services of South Philadelphia, Inc. is an Equal Opportunity Employer.

Objectives:   To provide direct services to crime victims, witnesses and their family members in South Philadelphia.

Primary Responsibilities

·        Staff preliminary hearings in South Philadelphia providing support services to victims i.e…

Detalles a Simple Vista

  • Flexibilidad
    A Tiempo Completo
  • Fecha de inicio
    1 de diciembre de 2021
  • Fecha límite de postulación
    19 de noviembre de 2021
  • Educación
    Bachillerato
Salario
USD $35.000 - USD $37.000
/ año

Compensación

Individual health, dental and life insurance. Generous PTO.

Individual health, dental and life insurance. Generous PTO.

Nivel de Idiomas

Bilingual candidates strongly encouraged to apply.

Bilingual candidates strongly encouraged to apply.

Ubicación

Presencial
1800 Jackson Street, Philadelphia, PA 19145, United States

Cómo aplicar

Please submit resume and cover letter to: employment@vwssp.org

NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.

Please submit resume and cover letter to: employment@vwssp.org

NO PHONE CALLS PLEASE.

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