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WCET is proud to hire dedicated individuals who share our passion and commitment to ending violence in East Texas.

 

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Youth Advocate

Qualifications:
English and Spanish (Required)
Driver's License (Required)
Bachelor's (Preferred)

Full Job Description:
Are you looking for a way to use your professional experience and education in child services to make a difference in the lives of children? The Women's Center of East Texas (WCET) is seeking a Youth Advocate to coordinate our Youth Advocacy Program in our six-county service area, supporting youth activities for children experiencing family violence and homelessness.

What will you be doing?
Intake of children into the shelter
Coordinate and facilitate children activities
Organize and facilitate parenting education classes
Assist parents with assessing and providing children needs and services
Liaise with CPS

What does WCET provide?
Competitive Salary
Insurance Benefits
Matching 403b Retirement Plan
Holiday Pay

What do you need to provide?
2 years' professional child services experience (e.g. CPS, ECI, foster care case manager, school teacher, etc)
Bachelor's Degree preferred or combination of work experience and education
Bilingual required (proficient in English and Spanish)
Strong written and oral communication skills
Ability to work a flexible work schedule (on-call rotation and some weekends/nights required)

Job Type:
Full-time

Pay:
$15.00 - $18.00 per hour

Benefits:
Dental insurance
Employee discount
Health insurance
Life insurance
Paid time off
Retirement plan
Vision insurance

Schedule:
Day shift
Monday to Friday
On call

COVID-19 considerations:
Masks required when a social distance of 6 feet is not maintainable.

Education:
Bachelor's (Preferred)

Experience:
Professional child service: 2 years (Required)

Language:
English and Spanish (Required)

License/Certification:
Driver's License (Required)

Work Location:
Multiple locations

Benefit Conditions:
Waiting period may apply
Only full-time employees eligible

Interested? Apply at Indeed.

for more info and/or questions, contact john beck at (903) 295-7846.