Job Responsibilities : Victim Advocate – Protection Order Advocacy Program TLT
Salary : $29.95 – $37.97 an hour
Company : King County
Location : Remote
This position provides advocacy for petitioners who seek domestic violence orders for protection to include: Intake and interviews with petitioners; support and assistance in completing forms; general information dissemination; accompaniment to court; referral to social service providers; provision of appropriate support and intervention. Additional responsibilities include but are not limited to collection and maintenance of data. On occasion may assist petitioners with additional civil protection orders.
Experience, Qualifications, Knowledge, Skills
Considerable knowledge of civil or criminal justice system and experience in the field of domestic violence services required.
Demonstrated ability to work effectively with persons in crisis.
Demonstrated ability to work within and across systems and demonstrated ability to multi-task and problem solve with quick deadlines are a priority.
Excellent communication skills, both oral and in writing required.