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YWCA Greater Harrisburg: Latino Hispanic Advocate

Seeking a full-time Latino Hispanic Advocate within our Violence Intervention and Prevention Department. The advocate will serve the Latino-Hispanic community in Dauphin County by providing crisis intervention and counseling to non-English speaking Latino-Hispanic victims of domestic violence and sexual assault.

The advocate will also provide outreach and advocacy within the Latino-Hispanic community. Applicants must demonstrate the ability to work independently, utilize sound judgment, respond to crisis situations in a professional manner, and balance numerous priorities and tasks at one time. Must be fluent in Spanish.

Prior experience in crisis intervention is a plus. Bachelor's degree in human services or related field and prior related work experience required. Must have a valid driver's license, reliable transportation, clean driving history and proof of insurance. FBI, criminal and child abuse clearances also required.

Interested candidates should forward their resume, along with a cover letter to or by fax to (717) 234-1779 Attention: Human Resources.