Employment

Ujima Project Advocate

Domestic Violence & Child Advocacy Center is seeking a fulltime Ujima Project Advocate to work individually with clients on safety planning, community resources and protection orders; performs intakes; facilitates domestic violence and parenting classes. This position provides culturally-specific services that facilitate safe options and stability, focused on African American victims of domestic violence. Experience with group facilitation, public speaking, crisis intervention, multi-system advocacy, and strong computer skills and data tracking.  An associate’s degree is required as well as relevant social service experience. Must be able to lead groups a minimum of two evenings per week. Please email resume and cover letter and salary requirements to careers@dvcac.org.

Bilingual Advocate

Our Latina Domestic Violence Project is seeking an experienced bilingual advocate. This dynamic team provides culturally-specific services that offer safe options and stability for Latina victims of domestic violence. This fulltime position includes community outreach, group facilitation, crisis intervention, court and multi-system advocacy, data collection, and collaboration with community partners. Qualified applicants will be bilingual in Spanish & English and have a working knowledge of domestic violence. Bachelor degree preferred. Must be available for non-traditional work hours, including weekends. Send resume and cover letter with salary requirements to careers@dvcac.org

Multicultural Services Manager

Domestic Violence & Child Advocacy Center (DVCAC) is seeking an experienced leader to be our new Multicultural Services Manager. This management position will supervise the day-to-day services and operations of our Multicultural & Education (MCE) department, which includes our Latina, Ujima, and KEYS 4 Deaf Access projects, as well as our prevention & education programing. This position requires strong critical thinking, organizational skills, excellent communication skills, and a firm understanding of grant reporting, budgets, trauma, family dynamics, and court processes. Position is Mon-Fri 9a-5P, but may work some non-traditional hours. Bachelor degree required. Master degree, LSW, and Bilingual in Spanish & English a plus. Send resume and cover letter with salary requirements to careers@dvcac.org.

Supervised Visitation Monitor 

Domestic Violence & Child Advocacy Center is seeking part time Monitors for our Safe and Sound Supervised Visitation Center. Duties include, but not limited to, monitor visits between parents and children, monitor exchanges of children between parents, model and teach appropriate parent-child behavior. High School diploma and two years working with youth and families required. Qualified applicants must have a working knowledge of domestic violence and child abuse issues. Associates or Bachelor's degree preferred. Bilingual in Spanish & English a plus.   Must be available Thursdays and Fridays starting at 3:30 pm, 4:30 pm or 5:30 pm until 8 pm and EVERY SUNDAY from 10:30 am – 5 pm.  Some Saturdays from 9:30 am – 6 pm may be required.  We are closed major holidays.  Send resume and cover letter to careers@dvcac.org (in the subject line, type Careers – Monitor)

Trauma Therapist 

Domestic Violence & Child Advocacy Center is seeking a fulltime experienced therapist to provide individual and group treatment to adult and child victims of child abuse and domestic violence.  Candidates must have experience providing individual and group therapy to children and adults who have experienced trauma due to childhood abuse or domestic violence; knowledge and use of various treatment and educational methodologies; ability to write required reports; excellent communication and advanced interviewing skills. Qualified applicants must have Master’s degree in social work or counseling and an LSW, LISW, LPC(s) or LPCC(s). Daytime and evening hours during weekdays. Bilingual in Spanish & English a plus. Send resume and cover letter with salary requirements to careers@dvcac.org.

PRN/PTE Shelter Advocate

Domestic Violence & Child Advocacy Center emergency shelter located at a confidential address in Cuyahoga County is seeking a PRN/PTE Shelter Advocate.  Interested candidates must be able to work 2nd or 3rd shifts, weekdays and weekends.  Duties include the following helpline responsibilities: answering the 24 hour helpline, offering information and referrals to helpline callers, performing phone intakes for shelter, determining eligibility of women requesting shelter for admission.  Emergency shelter responsibilities include:  providing domestic violence advocacy and ongoing support to residents, maintaining agency documentation, checking for safety and cleanliness of the facility and participating in shift change report.  Please send resumé and cover letter to careers@dvcac.org.  Resumés received without cover letters will not be reviewed.

HELPLINE ADVOCATES  (3 fulltime equivalent positions available)

Domestic Violence & Child Advocacy Center (DVCAC) is seeking fulltime and part time Helpline Advocates to provide safety planning, crisis intervention, information and resources to callers on our 24/7 Helpline. Callers include domestic violence and stalking victims, as well as professionals, families and others seeing information on domestic violence and child abuse. Hours will vary. Qualified applicants must have Bachelor’s degree and experience working with issues of abuse and domestic violence. Licensure preferred (LSW, LPC) and bilingual preferred. Send resume and cover letter with salary requirements to careers@dvcac.org.

Updated 3/12/2017