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Shelter Advocate – PRN

Domestic Violence & Child Advocacy Center is seeking a PRN (as needed) advocate for our confidential shelter.

Work hours vary depending on the need, some evening needed.

Duties include but not limited to:

  • answering 24 hour Helpline
  • offering information and referrals
  • performing phone intakes
  • providing crisis intervention, advocacy, information and referral to shelter residents
  • determining eligibility of individuals requesting shelter
  • providing ongoing support and case management to residents
  • mediating conflict among shelter residents
  • maintaining documentation
  • walking facility
  • light housekeeping
  • engaging with residents
  • checking for safety and sanitation
  • participating in shift change.

Bachelor’s Degree in a human services field or equivalent years of experience preferred. Bilingual in Spanish and English preferred. Must have a valid driver’s license.

Send cover letter and resume to careers@dvcac.org.

Marketing/Development Internship

DVCAC is looking for an enthusiastic marketing/development/public relations intern to join our development department and provide creative ideas to help achieve our goals. Candidate will have the opportunity to observe dynamics and participate in working with various employee groups within an established non-profit organization. Intern will have administrative duties in developing and implementing marketing and outreach strategies; insightful contribution will help develop and expand DVCAC’s outreach and visibility. Intern must be available for 12 to 16 business hours weekly within the hours of 9 am and 5 pm Monday through Friday with the ability to work another 8 to 16 hours each week remotely (days and times flexible) or onsite for a total of 20 hours per week minimum. Internship will run September 2019 – December 2019. Undergraduate (having completed sophomore year), graduate students or recent graduates welcome to apply. Submit a cover letter and resume, including three references, to Carol at ccarbary@dvcac.org. Subject line should state “internship application.”


Updated 10/25/19


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