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Current Positions Available

Current Positions Available  

Shelter/Hotline Advocate:  Taylor County
We are looking for a part time Shelter / Hotline Advocate in our Taylor County office. The Hotline Advocate responds to incoming calls on the hotline from victims, advocates, service providers and the general public. The Hotline Advocate provides crisis intervention, referrals, information and problem solving, and shelter screenings to all callers. Candidates must have a strong understanding on the dynamics of domestic and sexual violence. Bachelor’s degree preferred. Bilingual preferred.

Hotline Advocate:  Leon County
The Hotline Advocate responds to incoming calls on the hotline from victims, advocates, service providers and the general public. The Hotline Advocate provides crisis intervention, referrals, information and problem solving, and shelter screenings to all callers. Candidates must have a strong understanding on the dynamics of domestic and sexual violence. Bachelor’s degree preferred. We are also seeking a part-time overnight Hotline advocate. Bilingual preferred.

Wakulla County Sexual Violence Advocate
Provides counseling and support to sexual assault victims, and adult survivors of sexual abuse.  Facilitates community awareness events and trainings.  Full-time

Sexual Violence Therapist
Provides therapeutic services to adults and children who have experienced sexual assault.  Must be licensed.  Full-time.

Madison and Jefferson County Sexual Assault Advocate
Provides counseling and support to sexual assault victims in Madison and Jefferson Counties.  Facilitates community awareness events and trainings.  Full-time.

Taylor and Madison Domestic Violence Child Welfare Case Manager
This position advocates for batterer accountability in DCF cases involving domestic violence.  Attends DCF case staffing's for domestic violence cases, and provides information and referrals to survivors.  Full-time. 

The Domestic Violence and Child Welfare (DVCW) Advocate:  Leon County Will be co-located in the Department of Children and Families (DCF) Child Protection Investigation (CPI) Unit.  The DVCW serves as the expert on child welfare involved domestic violence cases and helps build the capacity of child welfare professionals to partner with survivors and hold batterers accountable through case staffings, case consultations, and staff training.  Although the primary role of the DVCW Advocate is to serve as a consultant to the child welfare staff, the advocate is also available to provide safety planning, advocacy, and on-going support services to domestic violence survivors.  Direct services will not exceed 25% of the DVCW Advocate's time on the CPI Project. DVCW Leon County Advocate

Employment

Refuge House is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. Please submit your resume via e-mail, mail or fax.


In order to apply for any Refuge House position please send a completed Refuge House employment application, cover letter and resume to Sheila McGraw.  If you are interested in multiple positions, please send a separate cover letter for each position.  Three ways to send us your resume:

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FAX: 850.413.0395

US Mail:

Refuge House
Attn: Sheila McGraw
P.O. Box 20910
Tallahassee, FL 32316

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