IMPACT Youth Advocate
October 17, 2023
Join our dedicated professional team at the Dee Norton Child Advocacy Center as a full-time IMPACT Youth Advocate. As a member of a clinical and forensic team, the IMPACT Youth Advocate supports Dee Norton’s anti-trafficking efforts through providing intensive case coordination for minor victims of sex and labor trafficking. This position assists with the development and implementation of activities of the IMPACT Program (Improving Multidisciplinary Partnerships to Address Child Trafficking), the goal of which is to improve the multidisciplinary response to child trafficking. The IMPACT Youth Advocate works with multidisciplinary professionals to conduct intensive case coordination in facilitation of a collaborative, trauma-informed response to child trafficking. The IMPACT Youth Advocate provides orientation to clients on services available, establishes rapport and engages clients in assessment of needs using a strength-based approach, and also conducts safety planning as needed. This individual will have a Master’s Degree and be independently licensed, or license eligible, in social work, clinical counseling, or other related field; and at least two years’ experience in victim advocacy which includes collaboration with community-based organizations and across multidisciplinary teams/systems.
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Cover letters and resumes should be sent to [email protected]
The Dee Norton Child Advocacy Center promotes a culturally diverse and culturally competent community response network. The Center strives for diversity regarding gender, age, ethnicity, race, faith and experience among its Board Members, staff and volunteers. Dee Norton abides by all Federal Equal Opportunity guidelines.