Full-Time Emergency Shelter Counselor/Advocate

JOB ANNOUNCEMENT

 

POSITION:                            Counselor/Advocate – Weekdays Mon-Fri (days)

STATUS/HOURS: Full-Time, Hourly $13.00-$14.00 (Depends on Experience)

Su Casa ~ Ending Domestic Violence is a nonprofit community organization that aims to empower individuals and families to live free from domestic abuse and build partnerships with communities to end domestic violence. For thirty-five years, Su Casa has been serving the Southeast Los Angeles County area through our 24-hour hotline, Emergency Shelter, Transitional Shelter, Walk-In Center, and Community Education and Awareness Program.

Su Casa has an opening for Counselor/Advocate, Full-Time staff. Under the supervision of the Emergency Shelter Manager, the position is responsible for (1) answering hotline calls; (2) providing crisis counseling and case management support to shelter residents; (3) ensuring the safety, security and cleanliness of the shelter facilities; and, (4) maintaining documentation in case files.

 

MINIMUM DESIRED QUALIFICATIONS

  1. College Degree or equivalent experience.
  2. One-year experience as a counselor/advocate and/or working with survivors of domestic violence.
  3. Certification in the 40-hour domestic violence training required by CA.
  4. Bilingual Required: English/Spanish.

 

INTERESTED APPLICANTS SHOULD SUBMIT COVER LETTER AND RESUME TO:

miriam@sucasadv.org   

Su Casa is an equal opportunity employer