Assessment Advocate - PT
|Posted:||July 6, 2021 (posted 83 days ago)||View All Jobs|
|Location:||Hillsborough, FL (Hillsborough County)|
PO Box 21415
Sarasota, FL 34276
Job Summary- The Assessment Advocate is solely responsible for providing support to survivors of sex trafficking and exploitation in our residential program. This position is located in the south Hillsborough County area. Essential Duties And Responsibilities- Facilitate all assessments, treatment planning and support services for survivors of sex trafficking to include, but not limited to legal, medical, housing, and mental health. Provide necessary transportation for survivors of sex trafficking to and from a variety of places including, but not limited to, medical appointments and transitions. Attend meetings and trainings requested by the Assessment House Coordinator. Indirect Services to document victim services information to the database. Other duties as assigned.
Bachelor’s degree in Social Work, Criminology, or other behavioral science, preferred. Participate in continuing education standards including a minimum of eight hours training per year in trauma, substance abuse, and sex trafficking. Experience in a licensed substance abuse treatment program, trauma-informed care program, post traumatic stress program OR any equivalent combination of training and experience which provided the required knowledge, skills, and abilities preferred. Experience working with survivors of sex trafficking is preferred. Experience working in cross-cultural settings. Clean driving record preferred.