The Crisis Center for South Suburbia, an agency providing assistance to victims of domestic violence for 40 years, is looking to hire a Medical Advocate II. This part-time (24 hours a week Thursday, Friday, Saturday 12:00p – 8:00p) will be responsible for providing medical advocacy and counseling services at hospitals and other medical facilities. Provide domestic violence education and training to hospital professionals and medical staff as part of the medical-based domestic violence prevention and intervention program.
A Master’s Degree in Counseling and LPC required. 40-hour Domestic Violence Training strongly preferred, and required within 30 days of employment. Must demonstrate an empathic, non-judgmental, service-oriented attitude in work with clients and understand the impact of trauma and Trauma-Informed Care. Must demonstrate self-awareness, insight, and commitment to ongoing professional growth. Value and practice respectful, non-violent communication. Must respond appropriately in varied situations and is able to function independently. Demonstrates professionalism, flexibility, and good judgement.
To apply for this position, please email a cover letter and your resume to firstname.lastname@example.org
The Crisis Center offers internships for both bachelor and master level students seeking to work with domestic violence cases.
For more information on professional internships at the Crisis Center, contact us at (708) 429-7255 or email@example.com.