Career Opportunities

 

  • Counselor/Advocate in the Counseling Department
    Counselor Advocate- FT
    Monday through Friday 8am-5pmAre you a caring and committed professional interested in working with victims of trauma? Safe Berks has an immediate opening for a dedicated bilingual (Spanish/English) professional to work with victims of domestic and/or sexual violence.

    Responsibilities:
    • Provide case management, counseling, and advocacy to victims of domestic and/or sexual violence both in person and over the phone
    • Provide emotional support to women and children coming from violent homes
    • Complete intake interviews to establish individual needs
    • Develop service plans stating goals and objectives for intervention
    • Provide direct counseling
    • Lead support groups and maintain curricula
    • Deliver training within Safe Berks 63-hour training program
    • Provide information, resources and referrals to clients
    • Maintain record keeping relevant to program services

    Requirements:
    • Degree in Human Services and/or experience working with women and children.
    • Crisis intervention skills
    • Ability to communicate effectively orally and in writing
    • Bi-lingual English/Spanish strongly preferred
    • Must be available to provide coverage when needed in the evenings, on weekends and on holidays.

    This is a benefit eligible position with a starting salary of $14.18.
    Candidates should submit a letter/email of interest along with a current resume to
    Danielle Reardon at danieller@safeberks.org

    Safe Berks is an Equal Opportunity Employer