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Women's Resources of Monroe County, Inc: Legal Advocate (P/T)

Women's Resources of Monroe County, Inc.

Legal Advocate (Part Time) – up to 30hrs/week

 

Established non-profit, human service organization serving victims of domestic and sexual violence seeks outcomes driven, positive individuals with a passion for providing legal advocacy on behalf of victims. Legal advocacy involves various activities and skills including but not limited to: providing information to assist survivors in making choices among various legal options, support through the criminal/civil justice system, and working with legal and law enforcement agencies to strengthen victim-centered responses to these crimes. Legal advocacy is not legal advice or the practice of law, which requires a qualified licensed attorney.

Successful applicant should possess experience and documented achievements in crisis work, an understanding about PA laws and legal proceedings, ethical work standards and openness to flexible work schedules.  Bachelor’s degree in related field required and work experience respected. Must complete 70-hour counselor/advocate required training. 

Please send cover letter, three references and resume electronically to hbeers@wrmonroe.org of Women’s Resources of Monroe County, Inc. by 08/12/22. Federal and State child abuse and police clearances conducted. Bilingual/bicultural workers encouraged to apply. No phone inquiries. EOE