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We are dedicated to supporting survivors of domestic violence and maintaining a strong, stable organization. If you’re ready to make a difference, browse our openings.

Part-Time Relief Advocate

The Relief Advocate is responsible for providing services to individuals and their children who have experienced domestic violence. The person in this role will:

  • Respond to callers who access the SafeHouse 24-Hour Crisis Line
  • Screen potential Emergency Shelter residents
  • Provide initial intakes for new residents
  • Provide short-term individual advocacy, counseling and crisis intervention to residents
  • Support a safe and secure shelter space

Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in human service-related field and/or two years of experience with domestic violence survivors in a counseling setting. Applicants who are bilingual in English and Spanish are preferred.

To apply, please submit a cover letter and resume to Cymoné Williams, Assistant Director of Residential Services, at cwilliams@safehouse-denver.org. No calls, please.

Review the full job description using the link below.

Bilingual Advocate - Adult Program

The Bilingual Advocate in our Adult Program is responsible for providing services in English and Spanish to individuals who have experienced domestic violence. Due to the nature and needs of this position, remote work options are not available. The person in this role will:

  • Respond to callers who access the SafeHouse 24-Hour Crisis Line
  • Provide initial intakes for new Shelter residents
  • Provide short-term individual advocacy, counseling, safety planning and crisis intervention to residents
  • Provide case management services
  • Facilitate educational and support groups
  • Support a safe and secure shelter space
  • Maintain accurate and timely recordkeeping
  • Demonstrate initiative and vision for service quality/improvement, program development/growth and problem prevention/resolution
  • Represent SafeHouse and promote services in a positive, professional manner
  • Rotate weeklong on-call shifts to provide adequate phone consultation and support to team members

Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in human services-related field (master's degree preferred) and/or two years of experience with domestic violence survivors in a counseling setting. Strong written and verbal Spanish skills. Working knowledge of trauma-informed/empowerment models and demonstrated skills in case management, crisis intervention, individual advocacy, safety planning and short-term counseling.

To apply, please submit a cover letter and resume to Laurel Tawresey, Director of Shelter Services, at ltawresey@safehouse-denver.org. No calls, please.

Review the full job description using the link below.

Bilingual Advocate - Family Program

The Bilingual Advocate in our Family Program is responsible for providing services in English and Spanish to adults and children who have experienced domestic violence. Due to the nature and needs of this position, remote work options are not available. The person in this role will:

  • Respond to callers who access the SafeHouse 24-Hour Crisis Line
  • Provide initial intakes for new Shelter residents
  • Provide short-term individual advocacy, counseling, safety planning and crisis intervention to residents, including children and adolescents
  • Provide case management services for up to 5 Shelter residents and their children
  • Co-manage the Family Program with group sessions and parental support
  • Support a safe and secure shelter space
  • Maintain accurate and timely recordkeeping
  • Demonstrate initiative and vision for service quality/improvement, program development/growth and problem prevention/resolution
  • Represent SafeHouse and promote services in a positive, professional manner
  • Rotate weeklong on-call shifts to provide adequate phone consultation and support to team members

Qualifications: Bachelor’s degree in human services-related field (master's degree preferred) and/or two years of experience with domestic violence survivors in a residential setting. One to two years of experience working with children and/or adolescents is required. Group facilitation experience is highly desirable. Advanced written and verbal Spanish skills. Working knowledge of trauma-informed/empowerment models and demonstrated skills in case management, crisis intervention, individual advocacy, safety planning and short-term counseling.

To apply, please submit a cover letter and resume to Laurel Tawresey, Director of Shelter Services, at ltawresey@safehouse-denver.org. No calls, please.

Review the full job description using the link below.


Internships

SafeHouse Denver partners with many local universities to provide internship opportunities for students working toward their MSW. If you are interested in interning at SafeHouse, please contact your school’s field office or career center to see if we partner with your school. We respectfully ask that you do not contact SafeHouse Denver directly to inquire about these opportunities.


SafeHouse Denver is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We are dedicated to diversity and encourage all people to apply.
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