SCOPE AND PURPOSE OF POSITION:
The Crisis Services Advocate position exists to assist the Shelter Manager and the Anew Center Program Director in the delivery of Anew Center programs and services. The Salvation Army Anew Center provides services in Chautauqua County including the Residential Domestic Violence Program-Agnes Home, The Non-Residential Domestic Violence Program, and the Rape Crisis Program.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
Understand that as an employee of The Salvation Army, there may be occasion for the addition of other responsibilities as needed, per the direction of the immediate supervisor, Program Director, or Commanding Officers.
Other Duties: Please note this job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee for this job. Duties, responsibilities and activities may change at any time with or without notice due to business needs.
High school diploma or general education degree (GED) or technical school
One -two years of related experience.
E.g. Clerical, Intake, Resident Assistants, Drivers
SPECIAL SKILLS, CERTIFICATES, LICENSES, REGISTRATIONS.
1. Must satisfactorily complete the sexual assault training in order to be a certified rape crisis counselor.
2. Must have a valid driver’s license that meets The Salvation Army insurance requirements.
3. Must have computer/typing skills in order to complete statistics, maintain case files, and correspond via email communication.
4. Must have the ability to climb stairs and carry supplies to and from upper levels of the building.