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Bilingual Confidential Youth Advocate
Advocates · Steamboat Springs, Colorado
40 hours per week (requires some work out of normal business hours)
Bilingual Spanish/English candidates required.
Under the general supervision of the Advocates Program Director, this position provides case management, crisis intervention, emotional support, prevention education, and advocacy to clients and/or residents ages 5-25. This position requires daily contact with clients to assist in safety planning, coping skills, goal-setting, assessments, crisis intervention, and any other advocacy needed. Assistance with helping clients navigate applications for citizenship will also be required. Some work with adult clients may be required.
Background or education in the field of domestic violence, sexual violence, or teen dating violence is preferred. Training is available for the right candidate if experience in this field is limited, but you bring other relevant experience. Applicant must have previous experience working with youth. Applicant must have a passion for working with survivors and the movement to end sexual and domestic violence. It is paramount that the applicant is a team player, but also can work effectively on their own. We highly encourage those that speak other languages and/or bring new and diverse perspectives to apply.