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Bilingual Victim Advocate

The bilingual Human Trafficking Victim Advocate (VA) provides direct care services to minor and adult human trafficking victim/survivors. The VA will coordinate services through The Dragonfly Home (Dragonfly) HT Relief and Restoration Center, Dragonfly satellite offices, and via Dragonfly’s 24-hour Human Trafficking Helpline.

Position Qualifications:

 

  • 2-4 years of experience volunteering &/or working in human trafficking or domestic violence victim advocacy preferred
  • Fluent in both English and Spanish
  • Read, write, and communicate using Spanish and English language sufficient to perform all job functions
  • Ability to establish rapport with a culturally diverse population
  • Ability to think critically and address crisis situations as they arise
  • Critical thinking, problem solving skills, and conflict resolution skills
  • Detail oriented, attentive
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, including the ability to work collaboratively and on a team
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills
  • Flexibility, ability to accommodate need to provide crisis intervention, victim assistance after normal work hours
  • Knowledge and understanding of human trafficking and overlapping crimes
  • Basic to intermediate proficiency with Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint
  • Strong administrative, documentation skills
  • Understands the importance of complying with relevant standards and guidelines
  • Willing to strictly follow supervisory directions
  • Working knowledge of typical needs and issues of target population

 

Position Requirements:

 

  • Associate degree in Human Services or related field, Bachelor degree preferred; a minimum of 2 years’ experience in human services, social work, mental health, substance abuse; or
  • 2-4 years of experience volunteering &/or working in human trafficking or domestic violence victim advocacy preferred
  • Must have a valid state driver’s license and be willing and able to drive
  • Job Type: Full-time