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 Hospital Response Advocate

Salary: $18 - $21 per hour D.O.E.

Location: SALT LAKE CITY, UT, 84105

Job Summary: The Hospital Response Team Advocate will provide direct services to survivors of sexual violence through advocacy and crisis intervention as part of a mobile response team. The ideal candidate has experience in human services with an experience in working with clients from various cultural and identity groups. This job requires a person who works well independently with excellent crisis management skills.

General Information:

Part-Time, 6-18 hours per week. Schedule: On-Call, 10 PM to 8 AM M-F secondary overnight shifts and 8 AM TO 5 PM Thursday Primay Shift; Anticipated Start Date 8/1/2019

Reports to: Hospital Response Team Staff Coordinator

Job Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Represent the Rape Recovery Center with a professional image and manner. Show confidence in knowledge base, people skills, and competency.

  • Build collaborative relationships with staff and volunteers as well as members of the community.

  • Attend monthly Hospital Response Team staff meetings and required individual supervisions.

  • Attend annual staff retreat

  • Respond to work communications within 2-business days

  • Provide victim advocacy and referral services to survivors of sexual violence

  • Turn in client paperwork within 48 hours

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Employee must complete and pass a criminal background check. * Employee must obtain a 40-hour crisis counselor certification within 90-days. Emplyoee may take the Rape Recovery Center 40-hour traning and the Rape Recovery Center will absorb the cost for the training itself ($150) but cannot compensate employee (hourly office rate)

  • Employee must complete all new hire paperwork provided by Office Manager by end of the day on the first paid work day.

  • Employee must agree to a probationary period of 90-days from the start of employment. After 90-days, the employee with receive a detailed evaluation of their progress.

To apply: Please email your resume and cover letter to Emma, Client Coordinator at jobs@raperecoverycenter.org with subject title Hospital Response Team Advocate. Additionally, please fill out the Hospital Response Team Application here.

Open Date: 7/17/2019

Close Date: Open until filled