Harbor House of Central Florida
  • 10-May-2022 to 09-Jun-2022 (EST)
  • Court Services
  • Orlando, FL, USA
  • 16.87
  • Hourly
  • Full Time

Medical, Dental, Vision, Life Insurance & 403 (b) Retirement Plan

Full-Time Position

Bilingual Preferred (Spanish/English)

Harbor House is seeking an experienced, dynamic individual to serve as a consultant for child welfare staff and community partners to enhance survivor and child safety while holding batterers accountable in domestic violence cases. The Domestic Violence Child Welfare Advocate will be co-located with a Department of Children and Families (DCF) Child Protective Investigations (CPI) Units that oversees Orange County child welfare cases.

Education and Training: Minimum of an undergraduate degree in Social Work, Psychology, Counseling, or related field is required. Professional experience may be substituted for formal education at the discretion of the Chief Executive Officer.

Other Job Requirements: The ability to read, write and speak fluently in both English and Spanish is preferred. This position requires knowledge of intimate partner violence, DCF, child protective investigations, and the dependency court process. The ideal candidate will possess case management skills, the ability to provide effective and immediate crisis intervention for clients, the ability to communicate effectively both orally and in writing, along with feeling comfortable with public speaking and facilitating program-related training. Intermediate computer skills are required. Must attend a 3-day training to become CORE certified prior to working with survivors.

Experience: Minimum of two years of service management experience preferably in a domestic violence program, law enforcement, or other related victim advocate program is required. Training in the Safe & Together model for child welfare cases is preferred.

Harbor House is an equal opportunity employer and drug-free workplace.

We provide a dynamic and rewarding workplace environment with excellent benefits.

Join a team that saves lives every day.

Harbor House of Central Florida
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