Shelter Support Advocate
Safe Passage, Inc., a best in class social service agency providing regional services to survivors of domestic and sexual violence is seeking a part-time (appx 16 hr/wk) advocate for primarily night and weekend shifts at the Batesville, Indiana shelter. Excellent entry-level opportunity for social work, human services or criminal justice students.
Job Summary: Crisis helpline response for domestic violence or sexual assault victims seeking emergency shelter, hospital accompaniment, and supportive services. Monitor security systems. Assist clients in shelter with immediate needs. Light cleaning and meal prep in shelter.
Qualifications: HS diploma or equivalent required. Good communication skills required. Must possess passion for serving survivors of domestic and sexual violence and the ability to work respectfully, non-judgmentally, and professionally with diverse groups of people and various populations in a culturally competent manner. Computer competency and CPR Certification required. Must be willing to work varied shift with some weekends and holidays.
Interested candidates should send a resume and letter of interest to Jane Yorn, Safe Passage Executive Director at firstname.lastname@example.org.