Social Worker / Victim Advocate
Under the general supervision of the Director of the non-profit, Argrow’s House of Healing and Hope, this position will provide assessment, intervention, and counsel to clients identified; plans treatment modalities, coordinates treatment plans, monitor, and evaluate. Clients will consist of the women and children of Argrow’s House who are survivors of violence. Will provide on-call and crisis intervention as needed.
Demonstrates competence in the skills, (processes, procedures, and equipment) necessary to carry out assigned duties as identified below.
Demonstrated competence in recognizing and responding to clients `physical, mental, emotional and developmental needs. Should be evaluated in relation to the patient populations served as appropriate for each responsibility.
Provides assessment and trauma-informed care to women and children who have experienced trauma.
Develop service plans and conduct reviews as needed throughout the duration of treatment.
Plan support groups for women and children survivors of violence at Argrow’s Center.
Answer and follow up with clients on the Argrow’s House emergency phone line.
Organize holistic care activities for clients at Argrow’s Residential facility.
Demonstrates an ability to apply critical thinking and problem-solving abilities to a range of client situations; has the ability to accurately assess and diagnose; can develop treatment plans and interventions with clients.
Possesses interpersonal skills, professional attitude and understands the ethical standards of behavioral healthcare.
Able to interpret rules and regulations.
Possesses good written and oral communication skills. Has the ability to plan and organize their work.
Computer literacy: Knowledge of Microsoft Office (Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio, Access) and familiarity with the internet and email communications.
Bachelor’s and/or Master's degree in Social Work, Counseling, Marriage and Family Therapy or a related field.
Two years of experience in social work, victim advocacy, or related fields.
Experience with survivors of violence.
Job Type: Full-time
Salary: $40,000.00 per year
Schedule: Monday to Friday
Email resume to firstname.lastname@example.org