Available Positions

* Domestic Violence Victims Advocate *


(FT with benefits; 35 hrs. per week)


Provide individual client support, criminal justice and legal system advocacy, referral to ancillary community services, interacting with various public and community agencies, case management, outreach, and education and information to schools, organizations and many diverse groups throughout Herkimer County.  Work with social service providers, the healthcare system, the justice system, the education system, government, employers, clergy, volunteers and individual community members to promote a coordinated community response and prevention of domestic violence.  A Valid NYS Driver’s license and car are necessary.  Flexibility is a must.


Minimum requirements: Associates degree in related field and/or relevant work experience.  Knowledge of the issues and dynamics of domestic violence.  Experience teaching or giving presentations to groups.

Hiring is contingent upon background and Sanction screening checks, Central Registry Clearance and completion of mandated trainings.  Candidates must be willing and able to work under the Mission and Values of Catholic Charities of Herkimer County.  Inquiries (315) 894-9917.  Interested applicants should submit a letter of interest for the position and a resume at the address below by Friday, November 20, 2020.

Jacqueline Ward
Catholic Charities of Herkimer County
61 West St.
Ilion, NY  13357
Fax (315) 894-6313