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 Children's Advocacy Coordinator - Harrisburg, Pennsylvania, United States

   
Job information
Posted by: PA Coalition Against Rape 
Hiring entity type: Not-for-Profit 
Work authorization: Existing work authorization required for United States
Position type: Direct Hire, Full-Time 
Compensation: US$45000 - 67500
Benefits: 401(k) -
Dental Insurance -
Health Insurance -
 
Relocation: Not specified 
Position functions: Education
Legal
Non Profit
Training
 
Travel: Minimal 
Accept candidates: in same state/locale 
Languages: English - Fluent
Spanish - Fluent
 
Minimum education: Bachelor Degree 
Minimum years experience:
Resumes accepted in: English
Cover letter: No cover letter requested
Virtual interview questions: No questions which require answers when applying for this job posting.
Job code: / Latpro-3754462 
Date posted: Sep-15-2020
State, Zip: Pennsylvania, 17110

Description

The Children's Advocacy Coordinator provides technical assistance and training on the intervention and prevention of child sexual abuse and teen sexual assault, and coordinates children's advocacy issues for advocates, children and youth case workers, educators, healthcare personnel, law enforcement, prosecutors, and other allied professionals. This position also provides support to those providing direct services including counseling, therapy and advocacy to survivors of sexual harassment,abuse, and assault.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities
Provide technical assistance and professional support to advocates, counselors, victims service centers, and other allied professionals;
Design, develop, coordinate, and facilitate trainings, workshops and other resources surrounding childhood sexual abuse prevention, intervention, response, and requirements for mandated reporters;
Collaborate with and support PCAR/NSVRC's public policy efforts to advocate for local, state,and national systems to improve prevention and response to child sexual abuse;
Serve as the Coalition's liaison for adult survivors of childhood sexual abuse to receive rehabilitative services and access to financial restitution.


Requirements

Bachelor's degree (B.A. or B.S.) or equivalent in Social Work, Sociology, Psychology, Political Science,Criminal Justice, or other related field; and/or four years of relevant experience (some of which should be direct services specific to child sexual abuse).