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Posted: Thursday, November 2, 2017 12:05 AM


Job Description:
Position Overview
The Shelter Overnight Advocate provides overnight coverage for a confidential, 27-bed emergency shelter for survivors & their children who are impacted by domestic violence, and provides advocacy, support, and crisis intervention for shelter residents and crisis line callers. The position also helps promote a shelter environment grounded on inclusivity, respect and nonviolence, supports social justice efforts that positively impact survivors and their children, and those traditionally silenced because of their race, gender identity, sexual orientation, or ability level.

Areas of Responsibility
Responsibilities Include:

Crisis intervention, counseling, advocacy, and support to shelter residents and crisis line callers.
Assures integrity of shelter security, residents’ safety and overall shelter well-being during the night.
Maintains case files and supports day shift advocates with client follow-up, case management, and recordkeeping for shelter residents.
Assists with the overall appearance and cleanliness of the shelter, acquisition and replenishment of food supplies for the shelter, and other upkeep of shelter program and services.
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Excellent interpersonal and community-building skills.
Bachelor’s degree in human service field, or equivalent life/work experience required.
Experience providing crisis intervention in a residential setting, or over the phone.
Spanish bilingual required
Experience & knowledge regarding dynamics of intimate partner violence and advocating for racial, class, gender identity and sexual orientation issues.
Annual salary is $28,500, with excellent benefits including subsidized health insurance, reduced-rate Eco-Pass, generous vacation time, and work in a dynamic and diverse setting

How To Apply
Please indicate the position for which you are applying and send a resume and cover letter by way of one of the below options:
Postal mail:
Office Manager
Safehouse Progressive Alliance for Nonviolence
835 North Street
Boulder, CO 80304.
Fax: 303-449-0169, attention: Office Manager
SPAN is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer

• Location: Ft Collins

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