Victim Advocate Resume Example

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(555) 432-1000,
Montgomery Street, San Francisco, CA 94105

OBJECTIVE: Desire a position where my skills and talents will be utilized helping victims in the military community.

  • Emergency response training
  • Violence prevention
  • Community outreach expert
  • Detail-oriented
  • Team player
  • Program development
  • Attentive listener
  • Sensitive
  • Empathetic
  • Family maintenance
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
, Expected in : - GPA :

Level 3 NCAP Credentialed for Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault for both the Military and Civilian Communities.

Level 3 D-SAACP Credentialed for Sexual Assault in the Military.

City Of Aurora, Co - Victim Advocate
Aurora, CO, 02/2008 - Current

Offer information and support to victims of domestic violence, sexual assault, and non offending parents in child abuse cases 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

Assess for levels of danger and develop safety plans that fit the needs of the victims.

Liaison with Command, and Law Enforcement on behalf of victims.

Provide support during law enforcement interviews, medical appointments as well as court proceedings.

Developed and maintain the Standard Operating Procedure for Victim Advocacy under the Family Advocacy Program.

Trained staff members, volunteers, law enforcement and numerous agencies aboard the base and in the civilian community.

Maintain monthly statistics, and conduct briefs.

Crisis Management.

Coordinate services for victims.

Devereux - Sexual Assault Volunteer Counselor
Goleta, CA, 03/2007 - 06/2008

Received calls from the answering service in an on-call status.

Provided information and referrals to services available in the community to victims.

Turned in reports to the sexual assault office.

Responded when asked by law enforcement or medical personnel.

Advocated on behalf of victims during interviews and court proceedings.

Coordinate services for victims.

Bayer Inc. - Family Advocate
Grinnell, IA, 04/2007 - 02/2008

Conducted intakes with families referred by the Department of Children Services to determine what services to provide.

Facilitated a Children's Group.

Provided parenting and life-skills education to parents.

Advocated for children and parents within the school system.

Provided Case Management.

Morongo Basin Unity Home Domestic Violence Organization - Operations Lead
City, STATE, 11/2005 - 09/2006

Ensured all monthly shelter and outreach reports and statistical tracking were correct and submitted on time to maintain funding.

Coordinated and supervised programs for the education and assistance of victims and staff members.

Facilitated victim groups as needed.

Provided supervised visitation for court ordered families.

Maintained and recorded all monetary, clothing and food donations received.

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  • Victim Advocate
  • Sexual Assault Volunteer Counselor
  • Family Advocate
  • Operations Lead