Advocates serve the Mission as a whole, and as a member of their specific Program team, and reports to their Program Director. This position is a non-exempt position that provides support, advocacy, leadership, resourcing, documentation, and encouragement in partnering with clients toward successful Program completion or transition To serve as a resourceful Advocate in supporting our students/guests toward achieving success while employing a trauma informed approach to care To maintain student/guest case notes and other documentation as needed and appropriate To provide spiritual leadership and guidance for Mission students/guests To represent our Mission, Vision, and Values and continue to grow professionally and spiritually
Education: Minimum Bachelor's degree in Social Work, Psychology, Human Development, Ministry or related field from an accredited institution (or commensurate experience). MSW preferred. Experience: Preferred 2 years full-time work experience with individuals experiencing homelessness, various addiction challenges, mental illness and/or dually diagnosed is preferred. Nonprofit experience preferred.
This position is full time, eligible for benefits, employer pays 85% of medical, also included employer paid life/ADD and disability plan, vacation, 12 paid holidays and sick pay. Dental and vision available at additional cost, voluntary benefits for life/ADD and a 401K retirement plan with employer match once vested (one year of employment) If you would like to apply for this position, please visit our career site at https://jobs.sdrescue.org/