Employment

If you’re interested in making a difference in the lives of those affected by domestic violence and sexual assault, then DVIS is interested in you!

Notice to Staffing Agencies, Placement Services, and Professional Recruiters

Open Positions:

  • Case Manager+

    SUMMARY OF DESCRIPTION AND RESPONSIBILITIES:  Assist residents in obtaining needed services in the community; assist in working out solutions for childcare and transportation needs; and being an advocate for clients.

    DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

    • Responsible for assisting clients in working out solutions to childcare & transportation, and providing backup childcare and transportation services on a temporary basis; maintaining transportation logs.
    • Responsible for assisting clients in obtaining services and completing necessary paperwork for such services as financial assistance, housing, food, clothing, etc.
    • Responsible for updating and maintaining documentation of all advocacy and case management done with clients.
    • Responsible for attending and participating in weekly staff meetings, meeting with program manager monthly at scheduled time, and meeting with children’s therapist as needed.
    • Responsible for conducting limited research and maintaining statistical data.
    • Responsible for serving as the property manager for transitional housing.
    • Responsible for conducting client follow-up.

    REQUIREMENTS AND QUALIFICATIONS:

    • Bachelor’s degree in social work, mental health or related field
    • Experience working with families and children
    • Valid Oklahoma driver’s license
    • Current CPR certification

     

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  • Children’s Counselor and Trauma Specialist+

    Position is located at the Emergency Shelter

    SUMMARY OF DESCRIPTION AND RESPONSIBILITIES: Assess physical, mental, and emotional health and academic needs of children; provide guidance and instruction to parent or guardian and staff in their treatment of children; provide individual and family counseling; facilitate parent/child groups.

    DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

    • Responsible for providing individual and family counseling, in addition to leading parent/child groups.
    • Responsible for within five working days after a family arrives, meeting with caregiver and children for children’s intake assessment.
    • Responsible for developing a treatment plan for each child in consultation with caregiver within five services.
    • Responsible for being aware of symptoms of child physical, sexual and emotional abuse, neglect, and development problems as well as laws relating to reporting child abuse.
    • Responsible for submitting billing accurately and timely.
    • Responsible for maintaining up-to-date and accurate files for each client. File format and management must follow agency guidelines and current professional standards.

    REQUIREMENTS AND QUALIFICATIONS:

    • Masters degree in mental health field, child development, or related field.
    • Counseling licensure or working toward counseling licensure required.
    • Minimum of two years experience working directly with children in hospital, school, preschool, or counseling setting.
    • Knowledge of child development, age-appropriate expectations, parenting, play therapy, non-physical discipline and how domestic violence affects victims and their children.
    • Demonstrated skill in crisis intervention, advocacy and short-term counseling.
    • Knowledge of community resources and skill in using resources to benefit children and families.
    • CPR and First Aid certifications required.
    • Ability to work individually and in a team setting

     

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  • Counselor – Specializing in Mental Health and Substance Abuse+

    Hours:             Monday through Friday, 8:30 am to 5:00 pm.  Counselor will be expected to work 1 evening per week and 1 Saturday per month and may flex their time for those days.

    SUMMARY OF DESCRIPTION AND RESPONSIBILITIES:  Provide professional counseling service for DVIS clients including intake, crisis intervention and therapy, both individual and group.

    DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

    • Responsible for providing crisis intervention services for phone-in and walk-in clients. Assessing needs and make informed referrals to other community resources for non-DVIS situations.
    • Responsible for screening incoming clients and complete intake assessment forms.
    • Responsible for conducting individual counseling sessions with clients. Facilitate group counseling sessions with clients.
    • Responsible for maintaining up-to-date and accurate files for each client.  File format and management must follow agency guidelines and current professional standards.
    • Responsible for maintaining license in good standing or be actively under supervision for licensure.

     REQUIREMENTS AND QUALIFICATIONS:

    • Master’s degree in social work, psychology, counseling or a related field.
    • LPC or other professional licensure/certification or under supervision for licensure.
    • LADC preferred
    • Minimum of one year of crisis intervention services.
    • Minimum of one year of supervised experience working with adults in individual counseling, may be acquired through graduate experience.
    • Valid Oklahoma driver’s license.

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  • Court Advocate+

    SUMMARY OF DESCRIPTION AND RESPONSIBILITIES:  Provide technical assistance and advocacy for clients filing Emergency Protective Orders. Provide technical assistance, advocacy and moral support to clients at Protective Order full hearings, including follow-up and receptionist/clerical duties.

    DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

    • Responsible for providing assistance and advocacy and offering moral support to victims of domestic violence filing Emergency Protective Orders and victims filing criminal charges associated with domestic violence and/or violation of Protective Orders.
    • Act as a liaison between judges, clients and DVIS.
    • Reviewing the court process with victims.
    • Responsible for working with victims to determine risks and goals. Assisting victims in incorporating this information into Safety Plans. Conducting safety planning with every client.
    • Responsible for making referrals for services, as needed, to various agencies; i.e., Family Violence Unit; DVIS Shelter, Legal Services, Department of Human Services, etc.

    REQUIREMENTS AND QUALIFICATIONS:

    • Bachelors in Social Work, Psychology, Criminal Justice, or related degree referred.
    • Minimum two years experience with victims of crime and/or domestic violence.
    • Bilingual in Spanish preferred.
    • Intermediate computer skills required.
    • A valid Oklahoma driver’s license.

     

     

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  • Part Time/On Call Advocate+

    Location:        Emergency Shelter

    SUMMARY OF DESCRIPTION AND RESPONSIBILITIES:  Provides advocacy and assistance for all Shelter clients in an atmosphere of mutual respect.

    DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

    • Responsible for ensuring that services for clients are responded to in a professional manner and that the rights of clients are respected.
    • Responsible for helping promote a positive environment within the shelter for both residents and employees.
    • Responsible for documenting contacts and services for clients in electronic record system according to DVIS/Call Rape policy.
    • Responsible for providing crisis intervention services for phone-in and walk-in clients. Assessing needs and make informed referrals to other community resources.
    • Responsible for screening, and performing intake and exit interviews for clients during your shift.
    • Organize and conducts activities for the benefit of shelter residents. Support efforts to provide a structural, therapeutic environment through implementing of shelter guidelines.

    REQUIREMENTS AND QUALIFICATIONS:

    • BSW or related field, experience in crisis intervention and case management preferred.
    • Knowledge in the following areas is preferred:
      • Understanding and sensitivity toward the issues involved in domestic violence, particularly as they relate to women and children.
      • Understanding of chemical dependency. Skills in individual advocacy and case management, with the ability to effectively facilitate and coordinate support groups.
      • Good listening skills and ability to engage clients in assessing needs, problem solving and goal setting.
      • Knowledge of community resources and skills in resource utilization..
      • Ability to work with others in a collaborative decision-making process.
      • Ability to manage time and work effectively in stressful situations.
    • Current CPR and First Aid certification.

     

     

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  • Supply Coordinator+

    Hours:             Monday – Friday 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM (may be called in the event of a building emergency)

    SUMMARY OF DESCRIPTION AND RESPONSIBILITIES:  Provide assistance to clients with supplies and medications, keeping track of shelter supplies and house laundry.  As needed providing support to the Maintenance Coordinator.

    DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

    • Responsible for maintaining medicine cabinet.  Monitor and dispose of expired over the counter medications.
    • Responsible for assisting with lice and pest control.  Order and maintain adequate amounts of lice shampoo, spray, and lice combs.
    • Responsible for monitoring and ordering cleaning supplies for residential facilities.
    • Responsible for the monitoring and ordering of hygiene supplies for the shelter.
    • Responsible for keeping supply areas neat, clean and stocked, i.e. bathroom tissue, paper towels, client hygiene supplies, etc.
    • Responsible for accepting and organizing donations.
    • Responsible for monitoring and maintaining the linen closet and informing Counseling Advocates if house laundry chores are not being completed.
    • Responsible for performing daily room inspections and report hazards (specifically pests), maintenance, and supply level concerns to the Assistant Shelter Director.

    REQUIREMENTS AND QUALIFICATIONS:

    • High school diploma or GED.
    • Valid Oklahoma Driver’s License
    • Current CPR certification

     

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  • Survivor Advocate+

    Location:   Emergency Shelter

    Hours:       Monday through Friday, 8:30 am to 5:00 pm.  Advocates will be expected to work some evening hours and be included in a Saturday rotation.

    SUMMARY OF DESCRIPTION AND RESPONSIBILITIES:  Provide services for shelter residents including intake, crisis intervention and individual advocacy and group facilitation.

    DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

    • Responsible for providing crisis intervention services for phone-in and walk-in clients. Assessing needs and making informed referrals to other community resources.
    • Responsible for screening incoming residents and complete intake assessment forms.
    • Responsible for meeting individually and facilitating group education with residents.
    • Responsible for maintaining up-to-date and accurate files for each resident.  File format and management must follow agency guidelines and current professional standards.
    • Responsible for within the confines of confidentiality, working with other DVIS departments and federal, state and local agencies regarding resident matters.
    • Responsible for helping promoting a positive environment within the shelter for both residents and employees.

     REQUIREMENTS AND QUALIFICATIONS:

    • Bachelor’s degree required working towards a Master’s degree in social work, psychology, counseling or a related filed.
    • A minimum of one year of supervised experience working individuals and groups in a social service or mental health environment.
    • Bilingual in Spanish preferred
    • Current CPR/First Aid certification
    • Valid Oklahoma driver’s license

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  • Survivor’s Counselor+

    Location:        Sapulpa Office

    Reports to:     Vice President of Programs and Counseling

    Hours:            Monday through Friday, 8:30 am to 5:00 pm.  Counselors will be expected to work some evening hours to facilitate groups.

    SUMMARY OF DESCRIPTION AND RESPONSIBILITIES:  Provide professional counseling service for DVIS clients including intake, crisis intervention and therapy, both individual and group.

    DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:

    • Responsible for providing crisis intervention services for phone and walk-in clients. Assess needs and make informed referrals to other community resources as needed.
    • Responsible for screening incoming clients and completing intake assessment forms.
    • Responsible for conducting individual and group counseling sessions with clients.
    • Responsible for maintaining up-to-date and accurate files for each client.  File format and management must follow DMH guidelines and current professional standards.
    • Responsible for working with other DVIS departments and federal, state and local agencies regarding client matters within the scope of confidentiality.

    REQUIREMENTS AND QUALIFICATIONS:

    • Master’s degree in social work, psychology, counseling or a related filed is required.
    • LPC or other professional certification and minimum of one year of supervised experience in individual and group counseling is required.
    • Bilingual skills in Spanish preferred.
    • Some evening work will be required.

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DVIS prohibits discrimination against any applicant or employee on the basis of race, age, spiritual beliefs, national origin, color, gender, sexual orientation, disability, veteran status, or any other legally protected characteristic with regard to any terms and conditions of employment.

To apply for a position, email jobs@dvis.org with the position for which you would like to be considered and attach a resume, cover letter and employment application indicating the position for which you would like to be considered.

FAX:  918.508.2787

MAIL:
Domestic Violence Intervention Services, Inc.
Attn:  Human Resources
3124 E. Apache St.
Tulsa, OK  74110