Victim Advocate - Daytona Beach
30090000 - JX-PEDIATRICS-JACKSONVILLE
- Responsible for crisis intervention, risk assessment, safety
planning, personal advocacy, follow-up contact and for providing
appropriate community referrals for patients and/or their families.
Maintains an active caseload providing interventions as needed and
within the area of expertise.
- Conducts intake for immediate appointment needs, following-up
with service providers and community partners to ensure that
children and families qualify and are receiving appropriate and
timely services, and assisting with any accessibility problems that
- Serves as the victim's advocate by attending criminal justice
proceedings, assisting the family with victim's compensation and
helping to complete victim impact statement.
- Provides presentations/trainings for schools and community
agencies about issues related to victimization/violence to students
and faculty in order to assist victims of crime in self reporting
and identifying crime victims for the purpose of providing
referrals for needed services.
- Attend weekly case reviews to discuss unique needs of the
child, case management progress and recommendations; ensuring the
seamless coordination of services and provide updates.
- Attends staffing on behalf of child victims and serves as a
liaison between the Rapid Response Team and community agency
members in helping to ensure the linkage and provision of
appropriate services to child victim services.
- Maintains client and program records in accordance with
applicable standards, regulations and grant requirements.
$33,800 to $41,000 annually depending on education and
Bachelor's degree in an appropriate area and one year of relevant
experience; or an equivalent combination of education and
- BS, BA or Master's degree from an accredited institution in
Psychology, education, Social Services, Legal Studies, Counseling,
or a related field.
- Five (5) or more years of experience in victim advocacy may be
substituted for two (2) years undergraduate study.
- Minimum of two (2) years in victim advocacy.
Special Instructions to Applicants:
This is a time-limited position. Time limited positions are based
on circumstances, such as funding sources, which control the length
of time for which the position is available.
Level II Background Check is Required.
To be considered you must upload your Cover Letter, Resume/CV, and
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Application must be submitted by 11:55 p.m. (ET) of the posting end
This requisition has been reposted. Previous applicants are still
under consideration and need not apply.
Health Assessment Required:
Special Instructions to Applicants
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To apply, visit https://explore.jobs.ufl.edu/en-us/job/518370/victim-advocate-daytona-beach
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