The Nez Perce Tribe Social Services -
‘UYIT KIMTI (New Beginnings) is recruiting for: TWO (2) ADVOCATE OF SAFETY & WELLNESS HR-19-136
. To provide direct services, advocacy, and support for American Indian Victims of Crime on the Nez Perce Reservation. This position is under the direct supervision of the ‘uyit Kmti Director and will collaborate with providers as listed on the Wellness Model and Services Instrument supporting Victim Center, culturally responsive and trauma informed care for victims of crime. Areas of crime that this project and class will serve include: homicide, family violence, gang violence, youth violence, human trafficking, sexual assault, domestic violence, battery and assault, identity theft, hate crimes, and drug endangered children, children witnessing domestic violence in their home. Requires Associates degree or two (2) years of college completed in related field of criminal justice, social services, social work or three (3) years of work related experience in prosecution/victim advocacy in domestic violence cases and/or tribal prosecutor’s office experience substitutes for one (1) year of college. Requires two (2) years successful work experience in Social Work, Law enforcement, a Prosecutor’s Office, Court or closely-related program. Must have familiarity with law enforcement, prosecutorial, and judicial processes and of local social service agencies and resources. Must be experienced in working with American Indian families and demonstrate successful advocacy and work experience in this field. Must have a positive work history, upstanding character and demonstrate compassion for community and wellness. Requires a background check to be completed within thirty (30) days of hire. Class/job description available at the NPT Human Resources Department.
The Nez Perce Tribe is a drug free work environment, pre-employment drug testing required. Requires a valid driver’s license with the ability to be insured under the Tribe’s policy. Must provide a current motor vehicle report (MVR) where you have been licensed to drive within the last three (3) years. A complete application includes: NPT application: ADVOCATE OF SAFETY & WELLNESS HR-19-136
P.O. Box 365, Lapwai, ID 83540 by 4:30 pm, 5/20/19. (208) 843-7332. Tribal preference applies. INCOMPLETE APPLICATION PACKETS WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED. www.nezperce.org
Location/Region: Lapwai, ID (83540)