Voice & Choice Advocate

Traffick911
Published
October 28, 2020
Location
Addison, Texas
Category
Other  
Job Type

Description

VOICE & CHOICE ADVOCATE
FULL TIME, EXEMPT - ADDISON, TX

As a part of Traffick911’s Voice & Choice Survivor Empowerment Program, the Voice & Choice Advocate (VCA) is a field-based victim service provider. The VCA is responsible for engaging child sex trafficking survivors (and non-offending legal guardians) through trust-based relationships in the individualized, collaborative process of identifying, planning, accessing, and coordinating resources, support, and services for their emotional and social recovery. The VCA serves in rotation on a 24-hour Crisis Response Team. The VCA serves clients all across North Texas and youth of any gender identification who have been trafficked. This position is primarily funded through a two-year grant with organizational plans to develop long-term sustainability.

Requirements & Experience:

  • Survivors of trafficking/sexual exploitation strongly preferred

  • Ability to have a flexible schedule; often working nights and weekends

  • Bachelor’s degree required with at least four years of professional job experience

  • Two years of professional experience working with traumatized youth preferred

  • Experience working with child sex trafficking survivors, adult sex trafficking survivors, victim services, juvenile services, CPS, domestic violence, and/or experience serving other types of vulnerable populations

  • Unrelenting commitment to self-care and personal respite

  • Broad knowledge and experience in working with traumatized populations

  • Demonstrated ability to calmly and effectively handle multiple crises

Application Instructions

Access job description here https://www.traffick911.com/jobs

Send resume and cover letter to jobs@traffick911.com

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