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YWCA Greater Harrisburg: Shelter Advocate (Dauphin County)

Evening Shelter Advocate
The Violence Intervention and Prevention Department is seeking a full-time Shelter Advocate. The Shelter Advocate will provide case management and support to victims residing in the domestic violence shelter. This position will also provide crisis response and other empowerment-based services to victims of domestic violence and sexual assault. Hours for this position are Tuesday-Saturday from 4:00pm-midnight. Applicants must demonstrate the ability work independently, utilize sound judgment, respond to crisis situations in a professional manner, and balance numerous priorities and tasks at one time. Must have excellent verbal and written communication skills. 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, clean driving history, reliable transportation, and proof of insurance along with FBI, criminal and child abuse clearances.

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