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Hotline Program Specialist

We are currently seeking a part-time Hotline Specialist. The Hotline Specialist is a member of the Domestic Violence Services/Shelter Services and Sexual Assault Services Team and is responsible for coverage of the LAWS 24-Hour hotline between the hours of 4pm-9pm Monday-Friday (25 hours/week).

LAWS is an equal opportunity employer.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
-Respond to hotline calls and provide crisis intervention, support, information, and referrals.
-Respond to requests for shelter and arrange shelter for callers when appropriate.
-Respond to requests for forensic medical exam accompaniments and coordinate with staff.
-Provide training and support to staff and volunteers responding to hotline calls.
-Provide follow up services for high danger victims.
-Maintain and complete statistics and records as required by the agency and funders.

Qualifications/Requirements:
-Bachelor’s Degree in Social Work; Psychology; Counseling, or associated field.
-One Year’s experience in a related field
-Bilingual in English and Spanish preferred
-Previous hotline experience preferred

Criminal background and CPS check required for successful candidate.

To Apply: Please send a cover letter and resume to laws@lcsj.org. Please no calls. Incomplete applications without resume and cover letter will not be considered. Please include position title in email subject line. If applying for multiple positions, please send separate email for each position.


Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Program Assistant

We are currently seeking a full-time (37.5 hours/week) Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Program Assistant. The Program Assistant is a member of the Domestic Violence Services (DVS) and Sexual Assault Services (SAS) Team, and is responsible assisting DVS and SAS staff in providing crisis intervention and support to victims of domestic violence and sexual assault.

LAWS is an equal opportunity employer.

Responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
-Answer calls and requests from victims seeking services at the Community Services Center and provide information/referrals.
-Assist Advocates in providing court advocacy and accompaniment for victims.
-Assist Advocates with hospital accompaniment when requested.
-Assist Hotline Program Manager answering hotline calls when needed.
-Assist agency staff in implementing new staff and volunteer training.
-Maintain accurate records and data entry as required for grant reporting.
-Participate in agency on-call rotation.

Qualifications/Requirements:
-Bachelors Degree in Social Work, Psychology, Counseling
-One year’s experience working with sexual assault and domestic violence survivors
-Bilingual in English and Spanish preferred.

Criminal and CPS background check required for successful candidate.

To Apply: Please send a cover letter and resume to laws@lcsj.org. Please no calls. Incomplete applications without resume and cover letter will not be considered. Please include position title in email subject line. If applying for multiple positions, please send separate email for each position.