Title

Advocate 


Description

Responsibilities include providing Yakima County wide advocacy services to children and their families who are victims of sexual assault, human trafficking or other general crimes; including referral, support and group facilitation in anticipation to increase healthy living skills such as academic success, sobriety and safe living environments. Works in collaboration with outside agencies for case consultation in relation to cases. Maintains, collects and reports data as applicable. Works within the community to increase the awareness and knowledge of sexual abuse, sexual assault and human trafficking by community outreach and education events, public speaking/presentations, distribution of materials, and in-service training to staff or volunteers. Provides back-up pager coverage and/or supervision for evening, weekends and holidays when needed.

 

Position Requirements

Education/Experience: Bachelor's degree in social services or related field.

Other Credentials Required: Driver's License, Vehicle Liability Insurance

 

 

 

Location Yakima  

Employment Classification Full-time 

Available Shift Days 

About the Organization Comprehensive is a private, non-profit corporation that provides mental health services for residents of Kittitas, Klickitat and Yakima counties. Since 1972, highly trained and qualified mental health professionals at Comprehensive have provided innovative behavioral health care, services and community education to individuals, families and organizations. Comprehensive is committed to building strong communities through the efforts of its staff, clients and through collaborative partnerships. Primary service locations are in Ellensburg, Sunnyside, White Salmon, Goldendale and Yakima. Our staff is comprised of more than 400 individuals. Our clinicians have backgrounds in psychiatry, psychology, social work, nursing, education and other fields. Our support staff are also well qualified in their fields--accounting, data processing, medical records, transcription, etc. Comprehensive is accredited by the Joint Commission of Healthcare Organizations, licensed by the State of Washington as a Community Mental Health Center and is approved as a Drug Treatment Facility, Evaluation and Treatment Facility, Child Placing Agency and more. For more information please visit our website at www.cwcmh.org



This agency is an equal opportunity employer and does not unlawfully 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.



Please contact Human Resources if you need accommodations in order to participate in the application process.



Pre-employment drug screenings required.

 


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