VIP/Rape Crisis Client Advocate [Part time hours: overnight/alternating weekends]

  • Parkland Heath and Hospital System
  • Dallas, TX, USA
  • Apr 23, 2021

Job Description

Provides crisis intervention, information, resource referral and support services for victims of violence to promote personal safety and enhance emotional healing. MINIMUM SPECIFICATIONS Education/Experience: - Must have a Bachelor¿s degree in criminal justice or social services related field; or equivalent combination of education and experience. Certification/Registration/Licensure: - Prefer licensed Social Worker by the Texas Department of Human Services, if applicable. - Prefer a Texas Class C Driver License and be insurable. Skills or Special Abilities: - Bilingual in Spanish is preferred. - Must be able to demonstrate PC skills to include utilization of Word & Excel. - Must be able to utilize department specific software to complete job related tasks such as data entry of charges. - Must be able to effectively communicate with victims of all ages and socioeconomic backgrounds, community resource agencies/organizations, and law enforcement and judicial representatives. - Must have good crisis intervention, problem solving and mediation skills. - Must have working knowledge of community resources beneficial to victims. - Must demonstrate client centered/client valued behaviors. Parkland Health and Hospital System prohibits discrimination based on age (40 or over), race, color, religion, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, genetic information, disability, national origin, marital status, political belief, or veteran status. Nearest Major Market: Dallas Nearest Secondary Market: Fort Worth Job Segment: Patient Care, Data Entry, Healthcare Administration, Healthcare, Administrative