Charitable Advisors LLC
  • 18-Jan-2018 to 19-Feb-2018
  • - Julian Center
  • Indianapolis, IN, USA
  • Full Time

The Julian Center, the largest organization supporting victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, and other life crises in Indiana, is seeking a full-time Community Advocate. 

The Community Advocate is responsible for providing crisis intervention and follow-up services to meet the immediate needs of victims and survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault or stalking. The Advocate also partners with local law enforcement, Marion County Prosecutor's Office (MCPO), Center of Hope and other community partners on various community and policing initiatives.

Primary Responsibilities:

• Participate in all IMPD District Baker One team meetings as directed by Coordinator
• Manage referrals from local law enforcement, MCPO, Center of Hope or other community partners
• Manage referrals from The Julian Center Crisis Line for callers needing assistance (other than shelter)
• Assisting clients with immediate needs pertaining to safety, well-being and basic necessities 
• Grant compliance, data entry and report preparation as appropriate
• Assist with facilitation of community outreach and education events as requested
• Attend community meetings and participate in projects as directed by Coordinator
• Work with Director of Non-Residential Services and Coordinator  to maintain and enhance the agency's relationship with law enforcement, community allies and the services provided to clients
• Identifying and cultivating new community partnerships on behalf of The Julian Center particularly to provide avenues to increase access to services to underserved populations

Skills:

• Ability to work both independently and as a team
• Ability to handle multiple tasks
• Awareness and adherence to confidentiality and boundaries between agencies
• Excellent communication skills (verbal and written) – particularly via telephone
• Attention to detail in record keeping, partner coordination and documentation
• Excellent organizational skills
• Punctuality and dependability
• Ability to prioritize projects and tasks
• Ability to problem solve and make appropriate decisions in urgent situations
• Participate in professional development events as appropriate

Required Qualifications:

• Bachelor's degree in  social work, human services, psychology or related field (experience may be substituted for degree in certain circumstances)
• At least 2 years of experience in direct service in a social service profession
• Working knowledge of Microsoft suite including Word, Power Point and Outlook
• Commitment to non-violent and cooperative work environment
• Commitment to quality and equitable treatment and service provision to all colleagues and clients regardless of race, ethnicity, sex, gender identity, religion, age or sexual orientation
• Valid driver's license
• Ability to pass a criminal background check

Preferred Qualifications

• Fluency in Spanish and English
• Knowledge of community resources
• Experience in working with law enforcement
• Public speaking experience

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