Victim Advocate Resume Examples

victim advocate

  • Provide direct service and support to individuals or clients, such as handling a referral for psychological issues, or conducting a domestic violence evaluation.
  • Speak to community groups to explain and interpret victim advocacy purposes, and programs.
  • Answer hotline. 
  • Trained in empathetic listening, client rapport building and confidentiality. 

victim advocate

  • Collaborated with community partners such as law enforcement, health providers, and prosecutors on behalf of victims
  • Provided crisis intervention on the 24-hour hotline and assisted with crime victim compensation forms
  • work with crime victims to help them through the legal system.
  • attend court and educate victims on their legal rights 

victim advocate/crisis intervention counselor

  • Advocate for the rights and needs of clients at all stages of the Criminal Justice System 
  • Compile monthly statistics and training documentation for grant underwriter and supervisor 
  • Continue Education and Training to maintain current in all aspects of profession
  • Evaluate client case risks and create action plans for client safety and participation in the legal process
  • Maintain on call and live hot-line schedule to assist clients in crisis, as well as an ongoing felony caseload of 150+ clients 
  • Participate in local and national professional affiliations and organizations that helped to establish a better client experience  
  • Protect the integrity of confidential, privileged information

victim advocate

  • stay with victims while being questioned by law enforcement 
  • Provide court accompaniment and support to civil and criminal proceedings 
  • Perform crisis intervention counseling and techniques to clients in crisis 
  • Refer clients to community resources
  • Train new employees and volunteers

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