Shelter Advocate
Department: Crisis Center
City/State: Jacksonville, TX
Type: Full-Time
Relocation: No
Contact Name: Becky Cunio
Contact Email:
Date Posted: Oct 20, 2022

Applicant will be required to pass a drug screen prior to being offered employment.

Background checks will be required. We use EVerify as well.

· Provide safe house services, information and support in a manner that supports empowerment and respects the client’s right to make their own choices

· Provide crisis assistance/intervention, support, and advocacy.

· Supports clients in the completion of their individual treatment plan of service and any activities assigned by the treatment team.

· Answer the Hotline during non-business hours.

· Document individual activity in compliance with agency, funding sources guidelines and procedures.

· Refer any disciplinary concerns or need for action to the Staffing Team

· Transporting of clients to their appointments, work, and job/apartment searches.

· Oversee the inventory of household supplies and report the need of items to safe house manager.

· Perform necessary safe house operations, including client intakes, maintaining client service logs, assisting with meal preparation and clean up, etc.

· Entering data entry into WS. Responsible for logging daily delivered client services.

· Other duties assigned by the safe house manager or service program director.


  • 401(k)
  • Dental insurance
  • Health insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision insurance