Legacy of Healing Victim Advocate

Legacy of Healing Victim Advocate

Req No:
CEO.LOH.LOHVA.2
Category:
Social Services
Type:
LEGACY OF HEALING
Closing Date:
December 18, 2022

The Tulalip Tribes

The Tulalip Tribes publicly announces that Native Preference in hiring shall apply to Tulalip Tribal job opportunities

 

Tribal Department: Legacy of Healing

 

Job Summary: Provide culturally competent and trauma informed emotional support, guidance, information, and advocacy services to children who have been victims of crime, or adult survivors of domestic violence, sexual assault, and sex trafficking. Provide advocacy services such as crisis intervention, resource referrals, safety planning, and coordination with law enforcement, health professionals, and community agencies for victims. Assist with completing necessary paperwork, documents, and reports. Assist the Lead Family Advocate or Director with departmental work and special projects.   
 

Compensation:  $22.55 hr.

 

Education Required

  • High School Diploma or GED equivalent
  • Associate Degree in Human Services or related field. * Relevant experience may substitute for the degree requirement on a year-for-year basis.

 

Minimum Related Experience

  • One (1) year experience working with and advocating for trauma victims
  • One (1) year experience utilizing Microsoft Office programs
  • One (1) year working in an office environment

 

Skills Testing

  • Typing 30 wpm

 

Required Licenses/Certifications/Prerequisites

  • WA State Driver’s License and must adhere to the Motor Vehicle Regulations (Personal Auto Insurance & Abstract Required) Must have reliable vehicle to perform job duties.
  • 40 hours advocacy training or obtain within 6 month of hire date.
  • Must be eligible to work in a designated Safe Zone per Title 4. Section 4.25.680
  • Must abide by the Tulalip Tribes vaccination policy
  • Employment is contingent upon successful completion of a pre-employment background check.

 

Terms of Employment:  This is a Contracted position