• Full-Time Mid-Shift Direct Services Advocate

    Safe Place of Eastern South Dakota
    Job Description

    Full-Time Mid-Shift Direct Services Advocate

    Hours: 10am – 7pm (hour break) 40 hours per week

    Reports to: Shelter Supervisor

    Start Date: Immediately

    Salary/Hourly Rate: $17.50 Hourly Rate


    · Associate or bachelor’s degree in human services or related field and/or equivalent experience

    · Basic knowledge, understanding and experience working with victims of domestic violence and/or sexual assault is preferred.

    · Good listener, self-motivated, team player

    · Ability to respond effectively to crises.

    · Excellent oral and written communication skills

    · Communication and public speaking skills


    · Safe Place offers a competitive benefits package, including paying 85% of the single employee’s premium for health, vision, and dental insurance.


    · Direct client services to include trauma informed care, advocacy, in-take, protection orders, and sexual assault.

    · Respond to emergency requests and/or needs by clients.

    · Document all interactions as required.

    · Maintain safety and security precautions.

    · Track and report donations received. Stock where required.

    · Crisis intervention and safety planning with clients/potential clients.

    · Complete room checks.

    · Shelter upkeep.

    · Rotate on-call duties - nights, weekends, and holidays

    · Other duties as assigned.

    Hours of work:

    · 10am – 7pm Monday through Friday; occasional evenings and weekends

    · Ability to adjust hours as needed to cover events and needs of the position.

    To apply: Email resume to coleen@safeplace-esd.org; Subject: Safe Place of Eastern South Dakota

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