Internship: TPO Office/Legal Advocate

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liveSAFE Resources

  • 25 people are interested

Duties/Responsibilities:

  • Assists citizens as it relates to domestic violence in understanding and filling out legal documents required for temporary protective orders
  • Assists with record-keeping and statistical data pertaining to the services provided
  • Accompanies victims to court hearings
  • Serve as an on-call sexual assault advocate at least twice per month

Qualifications:

  • Background Check/Fingerprint Check
  • Compassion & sensitivity
  • Good listening & verbal/non-verbal communication skills
  • Ability to be calm, professional & non-judgmental
  • Ability to work with a diverse group of individuals
  • Dependability
  • Organization
  • Successful completion of required training program

Commitment:

  • Orientation and attendance at all intern/volunteer training sessions related to issue
  • Adhere to a regular schedule as set forth by intern and supervisor

Training:

  • Approximately 20 hours of initial training to include: domestic violence, sexual assault, active listening, crisis intervention skills, policies & procedures
  • Additional orientation and training sessions as it pertains to specific roles
  • Approximately 40 hours of online Victim’s Assistance Training

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WHEN

We'll work with your schedule.

WHERE

Cobb County Court Complex32 Waddell StreetMarietta, GA 30064

(33.9386,-84.6151)
 

SKILLS

  • Legal (General)
  • Advocacy
  • Administrative Support
  • Case Work / Management
  • Community Outreach
  • Social Work

GOOD FOR

N/A

REQUIREMENTS

  • Driver's License Needed
  • Background Check
  • Must be at least 18
  • Orientation or Training

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