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  • Shelter Advocate

    Community Against Violence, Inc.
    Job Description
    The primary responsibility of the Shelter Advocate (as well as any direct services staff filling the overnight and weekend Shelter Advocate shifts) is to maintain safety at the facilities and perform routine maintenance needed to ensure appropriate, safe and secure facilities at all times. Additional responsibilities are to provide as needed: crisis intervention, personal and legal advocacy, individual life skills coaching, and peer counseling for sheltered/housed clients and assist them toward the development of goals toward safe, independent, permanent housing. High School Diploma/GED and any combination of education and training with the target population or two (2) years relevant experience in a human service related field. Candidate for hire must have a CYFD background check, drug test and TB test.
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