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Posted: Friday, March 9, 2018 12:08 AM


Child & Family Advocate
Kitsap Sexual Assault Center (KSAC) is hiring for full time Child & Family Advocate who will provide advocacy for victims of sexual assault/abuse and for their non-offending family members. The candidate will provide support in a case management style and act as a liaison between families, staff, the community, and law enforcement, prosecutors & court personnel. . The family advocate encourages all family members to become advocates for their childrenand family. Responsibilities include advocating on behalf of victims to ensure their interests are represented and rights upheld, provide assessments, crisis intervention, information and referrals, Crime Victims Compensation and Protection Order assistance, reporting abuse, accompaniment to hospital, legal interviews, and court, other practical assistance as required.

Applicant should have a considerable knowledge of criminal justice systems & sex abuse issues. Experience working with children and adults who are in crisis is vital. The candidate will be required to respond to calls from Harrison Medical Center S.A.N.E. staff requesting advocates to attend victims during medical examinations. Therefore, candidate must have reliable transportation, a valid driver’s license and proof of auto insurance. This position description is intended to be general and may evolve over time. The description is subject to periodic updating. Please visit our website ww w .ksacservices. co m for full description of our services.

Successfully passing a background check is required. Candidate must attend Advocate Core Training within 6 months of date of hire. Agency pays for initial core training and continuing education. This is a full time, non-exempt position, which will lead toward permanent status following the successful completion of a 6-month probationary period.

Benefits include medical/dental/vision insurance, 403b retirement program, paid vacation & sick time. To apply, send your résumé, cover letter and references to ksac Or, download ‘Employment Application’ from our website ww w.ksacservices . c om and return to

Application period will remain open until the position is filled. KSAC is a 501c3 non-profit and equal opportunity employer.

• Location: Seattle

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