Ø Must be able to adhere to all confidentiality requirements including but not limited to KIC internal policies, requirements of local, state and federal law and requirements of common sense necessary to protect the safety, dignity and privacy of persons seeking or receiving services.
Physical Activities Include:
Must be able to hear. Specific vision abilities include close vision, distance vision, color vision, peripheral vision, depth perception, and the ability to adjust focus. Ability to use hands to finger, handle, or operate objects tools, or controls; reach with hands and arms; climb or balance; stoop, kneel, crouch; and taste and smell. Each of the listed activities also requires standing, sitting, walking, bending, and stooping, climbing on stools and ladders, and routinely lifting and carrying items and boxes up to forty (40) pounds. Writing by hand and using a personal computer. Long hours in front of computer screen.
Work is performed in a small office with limited storage, filing and workspace. People asking questions/directions frequently interrupt incumbent. Some work is performed in conference rooms, at photocopy/fax machine.
The environment involves the usual risks and stress of an office environment. The employee is occasionally exposed to verbal abuse, threats, of physical violence from angry, hostile or disgruntled clients and/or family members. Safety precautions must be a priority and training will be provided for employees.
Licenses: Valid State of Alaska driver's license with a record acceptable to KIC’s Insurance carrier.
Prefer a Bachelor’s degree in the Social Services field or a Behavioral Health Aid Certification.
Will accept substitution of experience in the field of Domestic Violence/Sexual Assault.
Three years’ experience in the domestic violence field; trauma –informed care, crisis intervention, counseling, advocacy, group counseling, prevention; education and awareness campaigns, involved in the community environment. Experience in Social Services, Behavioral Health, or the domestic violence field preferred. An individual must be violence-free in their own life for a minimum of three years.
Position requires applicant to pass a FBI/ State of Alaska criminal background check.
Any combination of related education and/or related experience will be considered if the candidate possesses the demonstrated ability.