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Safe Child Advocate 

Description

Responsibilities include providing direct advocacy services to victims of abuse to include:

  • Provides information, referral and support for victims of child abuse and the non-offending parent. 
  • Provides education/training to individual community members, groups and agencies regarding child abuse and available services. Takes a leadership role in facilitating community prevention activities.
  • Maintains accurate and up to date data collection, providing necessary reports as required.
  • Provides coverage for 24-hour line supporting new volunteers and clients as needed.
  • Keeps current on applicable laws and changes in procedures and laws that relate to client need.
  • Works with and receives case consultation from Law Enforcement Officials, Prosecuting Attorney, Victim Witness Assistant and Child the Welfare Social Workers involved as part of a multi-disciplinary team approach.
  • Coordinates training for Yakama Nation service providers/child abuse first responders.
  • Provides systems based advocacy and participates in the County’s child abuse protocol efforts to improve systemic response to child abuse.
 
Position Requirements

Education/Experience: Bachelor's Degree in related human services field.

Other Credentials Required: Must be able to read, write and speak both English and Spanish, Driver's License, Vehicle Liability Insurance

 
Location Yakima  
Employment Classification Full-time 

Available Shift Days and Evenings 

About the Organization Who is Comprehensive Healthcare?
Comprehensive Healthcare provides innovative behavioral health and integrated healthcare services to clients of all ages. We take pride in our creative and collaborative work environment and in delivering clinically excellent, trauma-informed, recovery-oriented services.

What Comprehensive Healthcare Can Offer You
Training and Development
• A variety of career opportunities in a wide range of settings with room for mobility and promotion
• Regular training opportunities including support, supervision, and consultation in implementing evidence-based services and programs
• Clinical supervision toward licensure (where applicable)

Innovative Program & Services
• A strong reputation for providing quality, evidence-based services within a collaborative multi-disciplinary team environment
• Innovative, forward-looking leadership that seeks to thrive in an ever-changing healthcare environment
• Joint Commission-accredited organization committed to continuous quality improvement
• Established partnerships with major research universities and other community and healthcare providers to implement cutting-edge treatment programs and services

Excellent Benefits
• Competitive salaries within our communities & industry
• Healthcare coverage for employee & qualified family members
• Generous vacation, paid holiday, & sick leave policies
• Access to Employee Assistance Program services
• Agency-funded retirement plan with contributions equal to 5% of compensation
• Additional retirement investment opportunities with a 50% investment match of up to 4% of compensation
• Agency funded life & disability insurance program
• Financial incentives to further employee education
• Educational loan repayment programs (conditions apply)  
EOE Statement Comprehensive Healthcare is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate on the basis of race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, marital status, veteran status, disability status, or any other basis prohibited by federal, state or local law.

If you need accommodations in order to participate in the application process, please contact Human Resources at (509) 575-4084 or hr@comphc.org

Pre-employment drug screening is required.
 

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