Fields: women’s rights, health, sexual health, social work, psychology
Location: Toledo, Ohio
About the Organization: The YWCA is dedicated to eliminating racism, empowering women and promoting peace, justice, freedom, and dignity for all.
About the Position: The YWCA Rape Crisis Center is seeking a full time (40 hr.) advocate to provide support and advocacy to victims of sexual assault in Lucas and Fulton Counties. Responsibilities include outreach provided at local hospitals, legal advocacy with law enforcement and court proceedings, and facilitating support groups for survivors of incest and sexual assault. Must have reliable transportation, driver’s license, and proof of insurance. Must be available for some weekend and evening on-call time and events.
- Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work, Psychology, Women and Gender Studies, or related field required.
- Prior experience with sexual assault and/or victim issues preferred.
- Candidate must be fluent in Spanish and English, as candidate will be providing services to non-English speaking victims and will also facilitate a support group in Spanish.
Estimated Salary: $19/hr. Full benefits.
Deadline: Until filled
YWCA of Northwest Ohio