Employment


Therapist

The Domestic Violence & Child Advocacy Center is seeking a full time experienced therapist to provide individual and group treatment to adult and child victims of child abuse.  This therapist will be working largely with clientele involved with the Child Advocacy Center. Candidates must have experience in providing individual and group therapy to children who have experienced trauma due to child abuse; knowledge and use of various treatment and education methodologies; ability to write required reports; excellent communication skills; advanced interviewing skills; and experience working on a multidisciplinary team. In addition to providing direct therapy to DVCAC clients, the therapist will assist with program evaluation, maintain program/case records, attend clinical and agency wide staff meetings, and participate in a multidisciplinary team through the child advocacy center when needed.  Qualified applicants must have a Master's degree in social work or counseling and an LSW, LISW, LPC or LPCC.  Position is daytime and evening hours during weekdays.  Please send resume and cover letter with salary requirements to careers@dvcac.org.

Justice System Advocate - FT

The Domestic Violence and Child Advocacy Center is seeking a dynamic individual to join our justice system advocacy team. The justice system advocate will assist victims of domestic violence and related crimes by providing a full range of services including assistance with compensation claims, crisis intervention, court support, case status, community referrals, community awareness, and performs related duties required. This individual will be an advocate for victims to ensure their needs are addressed by the community and the justice system; confers with law enforcement and prosecutors on the status of cases; assists with preparation of temporary protection orders, reimbursement claims, and other processes designed to protect the rights of victims. Qualified applicants must have a Bachelor’s degree. This is a full time weekday position.  Please send resume and cover letter with salary requirements to careers@dvcac.org

Data Specialist

The Domestic Violence & Child Advocacy Center is seeking a half time experienced data specialist. The data specialist will be working directly with a project coordinator on a variety of tasks. Candidates must have experience in utilizing data systems. Applicants must be able to use all Microsoft Office products, and individuals with experience working in Access are strongly encouraged to apply.  Applicants will have excellent communication skills; and experience working on a multidisciplinary team. In addition to providing support to the program coordinator, the data specialist will assist with program evaluation, maintain program/case records, attend program and agency wide staff meetings, and participate in the Domestic Violence High Risk team. Qualified applicants must have a Bachelor’s degree. This position is daytime during weekdays.  Please send resume and cover letter with salary requirements to careers@dvcac.org.

CAC Advocate (Child Advocacy Center) 

The Domestic Violence & Child Advocacy Center is seeking a full time experienced justice system advocate to work with adult and child victims of child abuse. This advocate will be working with families involved with the Child Advocacy Center. Candidates must have experience in navigating the court system. Applicants must have an understanding of children who have experienced trauma due to child abuse; excellent communication skills; and experience working on a multidisciplinary team. In addition to providing advocacy to DVCAC clients, the justice system advocate will assist with program evaluation, maintain program/case records, attend program and agency wide staff meetings, and participate in a multidisciplinary team through the child advocacy center when needed. Qualified applicants must have a Bachelor’s degree. Position is daytime and evening hours during weekdays.  Please send resume and cover letter with salary requirements to careers@dvcac.org

PRN/PTE Shelter Advocate

Domestic Violence & Child Advocacy Center emergency shelter located at a confidential address in Cuyahoga County is seeking a PRN/PTE Shelter Advocate.  Interested candidates must be able to work 2nd or 3rd shifts, weekdays and weekends.  Duties include the following helpline responsibilities: answering the 24 hour helpline, offering information and referrals to helpline callers, performing phone intakes for shelter, determining eligibility of women requesting shelter for admission.  Emergency shelter responsibilities include:  providing domestic violence advocacy and ongoing support to residents, maintaining agency documentation, checking for safety and cleanliness of the facility and participating in shift change report.  Please send resumé and cover letter to careers@dvcac.org.  Resumés received without cover letters will not be reviewed.  

 

Shelter Clinical Supervisor

Domestic Violence & Child Advocacy Center is seeking an experienced clinician who will be responsible for overseeing daily client services for the county’s only domestic violence shelter. This position will be under the direct supervision of the Shelter Services Manager. Responsibilities include oversight and clinical supervision of staff, interns and volunteers. This Individual will lead team meetings, staffings, facilitate groups as needed, and oversee quality assurance. Candidates must have have a strong clinical base which includes experience working in a residential setting and advocating for victims of violence. Master’s degree and independent licensure required (LISW-S or LPCC-S). Successful candidates must demonstrate excellent communication and leadership skills, and must be available to work evening hours.  Please send cover letter, resume and salary requirements to careers@dvcac.org

Supervised Visitation Monitor 

Domestic Violence & Child Advocacy Center is seeking part time Monitors for our Safe and Sound Supervised Visitation Center. Duties include, but not limited to, monitor visits between parents and children, monitor exchanges of children between parents, model and teach appropriate parent-child behavior. High School diploma and two years working with youth and families required. Qualified applicants must have a working knowledge of domestic violence and child abuse issues. Associates or Bachelor's degree preferred. Bilingual in Spanish & English a plus.   Must be available Thursdays and Fridays starting at 3:30 pm, 4:30 pm or 5:30 pm until 8 pm and must be able to work weekends.  We are closed major holidays.  Send resume and cover letter to careers@dvcac.org (in the subject line, type Careers – Monitor)

Updated 1/16/18