Community Housing and Outreach Advocate - Coburn Place Safe Haven
- 21-Jan-2019 to 13-Feb-2019
- - Coburn Place Safe Haven
- Indianapolis, IN, USA
- Full Time
Coburn Place Safe Haven, the largest and most comprehensive transitional housing program in Indianapolis for survivors of interpersonal violence, is seeking a full-time Community Housing and Outreach Advocate. The Community Housing and Outreach Advocate represents the core values and mission of Coburn Place and is responsible for providing one-on-one support for a case load of adult clients with and without children.
Coburn Place offers supportive services and housing options to survivors of interpersonal violence. We utilize a compassionate model of voluntary/trauma-informed services to focus on the overall well-being of the person while addressing barriers to safety, self-sufficiency and permanent housing. This model is rooted in a deep understanding of the emotional and psychological needs that victims face as they leave their abuser. Visit www.coburnplace.org for more information.
The Community Housing and Outreach Advocate represents the core values and mission of Coburn Place and is responsible for advocating for domestic violence survivors living in the community by providing case management, housing placement, access to flexible funding resources, supportive services, and appropriate community referrals designed to foster overall well-being and housing stability.
Bachelor's Degree (B.A. /B.S.) in psychology, social work or other related field; and two plus year's related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience is required. Previous advocacy/case management work in domestic violence intervention, response and/or prevention in a non-for-profit environment is preferred. Previous experience working with individuals experiencing housing instability and knowledge of housing stabilization resources is preferred. Client database experience (ClientTrack/HMIS, ALICE, etc.) is desired. See job description for more information. Must have a clear MVR, valid Indiana driver's license, clear DCS history, and clear criminal and sex offender background checks. E-Verify is required.
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