Shelter Advocate

Employer: 
Sojourner Family Peace Center

SHELTER ADVOCATE


Part-Time (25 hours/week)


 


This position is to provide support, advocacy and resource information to battered women and their children who call the crisis hotline, or who are residents of the shelter. Duties include providing support on a 24-hour crisis hotline, monitor facility upkeep, process new intakes, interact with residents in a temporary shelter, and record statistical data. Must provide support, advocacy, and resource information to crisis hotline callers and residential clients, as well as maintain records, data entry, and documentation of client interactions.


 


QUALIFICATIONS: Position requires a high school diploma. Must have excellent interpersonal skills, as well as strong computer, verbal, written, listening skills and basic math. Knowledge of domestic violence issues required. Bi-lingual applicants are strongly encouraged to apply. Must be available to work first shift Mondays and Wednesdays, second shift Tuesdays and Saturdays, flexible overnights and weekend shifts.

Deadline for applications: 
03/31/13
Contact: 
<P style="TEXT-ALIGN: center; MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt" class=MsoNormal><SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: small">Send cover letter, resume and salary requirements to:</SPAN></P><P style="TEXT-ALIGN: center; MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt" class=MsoNormal><SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: small">&nbsp;</SPAN></P><P style="TEXT-ALIGN: center; MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt" class=MsoNormal><SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: small">Sojourner Family Peace Center</SPAN></P><P style="TEXT-ALIGN: center; MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt" class=MsoNormal><SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: small">Attn: Human Resources</SPAN></P><P style="TEXT-ALIGN: center; MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt" class=MsoNormal><SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: small">135 W. Wells St., 4<SUP>th</SUP> Floor</SPAN></P><P style="TEXT-ALIGN: center; MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt" class=MsoNormal><SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: small">Milwaukee, WI<SPAN style="mso-spacerun: yes">&nbsp; </SPAN>53203</SPAN></P><P style="TEXT-ALIGN: center; MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt" class=MsoNormal><SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: small">&nbsp;</SPAN></P><P style="TEXT-ALIGN: center; MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt" class=MsoNormal><SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: small">Or email: </SPAN><A href="mailto:hr@familypeacecenter.org"><SPAN style="TEXT-DECORATION: underline"><SPAN style="COLOR: #0000ff; FONT-SIZE: small">hr@familypeacecenter.org</SPAN></SPAN></A></P><P style="TEXT-ALIGN: center; MARGIN: 0in 0in 0pt" class=MsoNormal><SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: small">&nbsp;</SPAN></P><P style="TEXT-ALIGN: center; MARGIN: 0in 0in 10pt" class=MsoNormal><EM style="mso-bidi-font-style: normal"><SPAN style="FONT-SIZE: small">Sojourner Family Peace Center is an Equal Opportunity employer and service provider operating under an Affirmative Action and Civil Rights Plan.</SPAN></EM></P>