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Through funding awarded by the State of Colorado's Division of Criminal Justice, Office for Victims Programs the Phoenix Center has been able to create a new position! Basic job description is below and applications can be submitted here. Priority is given to applications received by May 28. 

Phoenix Center Part-Time Victim Advocate


Reporting to the Phoenix Center Director, the Victim Advocate is responsible for providing - on a part-time basis - direct victim advocacy services in-person, on the helpline, and during on-scene response to any and all survivors of interpersonal violence. 

Brief Description

The primary duties of the Victim Advocate include:

  • Provide advocacy, resources, safety planning, emergency assistance, case management, and support to victims/survivors of interpersonal violence (relationship violence, sexual violence, and stalking)

  • Provide resources and referral information regarding judicial, legal, medical, law enforcement, therapeutic, and academic services available

  • Provide assistance to clients including navigating and negotiating campus service areas such as academic and student affairs units, academic accommodations, escort and safety services, law enforcement investigations, Title IX/student conduct, discipline processes, and other related university policies and procedures

  • Provide education and information regarding the dynamics of relationship violence, sexual violence, and stalking

  • Assess immediate needs and provide appropriate referrals and warm handoffs

  • Complete all necessary documentation up to and including inputting data into the case management system

  • Serve on the 24/7 helpline managed at the Phoenix Center at Auraria

Minimum Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s degree in psychology, social work, public health, gender/women's studies, student affairs, or related field.

  • 1 year experience providing interpersonal violence survivor assistance.


Salary

The hiring range for this position has been established at $18,394 to $23,750 (at 50% time) and is commensurate with skills and experience.

Applications are ONLY accepted online: