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Victim Compensation Advocate
Walton County Board of Commissioners
Posted: Mar. 7, 2018
End Date: Mar. 21, 2018
WALTON COUNTY IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
POSITION TITLE: Victim Compensation Advocate FY18-41 DEPARTMENT: District Attorney’s Office
ENTRY SALARY: $16.42 per hour, plus benefits PAY GRADE: 12
JOB SUMMARY: Assist in coordinating the activities of the Victim Assistance Program for the County under the Victims’ Bill of Rights. Contacts victims and guides them through the program process ensuring they understand their rights and responsibilities. Provides information and assistance to victims of crimes by informing victims of available programs and services, referring victims to other agencies to meet their needs, providing court notification, accompanying victims to court, assisting in obtaining temporary protective orders and victim compensation, and providing overall guidance as an advocate to the victim. RÉSUMÉS SUBMITTED WITHOUT AN APPLICATION WILL NOT BE CONSIDERED.
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS: Knowledge and level of competency commonly associated with completion of specialized training in the field of work, in addition to basic skills typically associated with a high school education. Sufficient experience to understand the basic principles relevant to the major duties of the position, usually associated with the completion of an apprenticeship/internship or having had a similar position for one to two years. Possession of or ability to readily obtain a valid driver’s license issued by the State of Georgia for the type of vehicle or equipment operated.
DEADLINE FOR APPLICATIONS: 5:00 PM – March 21, 2018
REPLY TO: Walton County Human Resources – 303 S. Hammond Drive, Suite 331 - Monroe, GA 30655