General Summary/basic PURPOSE OF JOB: Responsible for overall coordination and programming for the Domestic Violence Program including case management, providing domestic violence information and education pertaining to domestic violence and disability-related resources and services. Educates and provides support to caregivers who work with the disabled to address domestic violence issues. Coordinates activities with program staff to ensure grant funding requirements and program outcomes are achieved.
MINIMUM Education: · Associate Degree in related field, Bachelor Degree in related field preferred. · Educational requirement may be substituted with three (3) to five (5) years of work experience in Domestic Violence prevention.
MINIMUM WORK EXPERIENCE: · Three (3) years minimum work experience in Domestic Violence prevention.
KNOWLEDGE & SKILLS: · Highly developed communication and interpersonal skills required to work effectively with a diverse client base, members of the community, caregivers and other hospital staff. · Proficient computer skills with experience using MS Word, Excel and Powerpoint as well as other software applications. · Advanced analytical skills required to analyze data and prepare reports. · Ability to work independently and exercise judgment in areas of responsibility.
REQUIRED LICENSES, Certificates, Registrations: · Must complete a forty (40) hour Domestic Violence Prevention course.
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