Published June 8, 2022

Field/Industry Social Services

Business Name Human Response Network

Contact Name Lynn Ward, Human Resources Coordinator

Address 111 Mountain View Street, P.O. Box 2370 Weaverville, CA 96093

Phone Number 530-623-2024

Email Address


Job Position/Title Advocate

Rate of Pay $17.05 an hour

Days / Hours 5 days / 40 hours

Link to job application

Job Description

Responsible for providing client and/or community-based services.


1.Responsible for providing specific services to assigned clients.

2.Maintain timely, accurate data recording to document client services.

3.Assist with the development of client and/or community program plans.

4.Attend workshops, meetings and trainings as determined.

5.Maintain up-to-date case records.

6.May be called out to assist a client, day or night, outside of the 8-5 workday.

7.Establish and maintain cooperative relations with other service providers and local agencies.

8.Adhere to the HRN Employee Handbook.

9.Complete mandated ongoing in-service training to maintain certifications.

10.Operate the 24-hour Crisis Line during periods of insufficient volunteer staffing, as assigned.

11.Other duties as assigned for agency growth and development.



1.A high school diploma required. An associate degree preferred, preferably in sociology or psychology preferred.

2.A strong background in criminal and civil justice arena and at least one year of experience in a related field.

3.A working knowledge of current issues regarding domestic violence, human trafficking, child abuse, sexual assault, family dynamics, and/or emergency assistance services.

4.Field specific education and experience as a direct social service provider preferred.

5.Ability to work respectfully with adults and youth from various socio-economic backgrounds.

6.Good oral and written communication skills.

7.Excellent attention to detail and ability to work independently.

8.Knowledge of computer programs including proficiency with Outlook, Word, and Excel.

9.Domestic Violence Victim Advocate and Sexual Assault Victim Advocate Certification must be obtained within 6 months of hire. Agency training provided.

10.Possess or obtain within 30 days of hire a valid California driver’s license and current vehicle insurance.

11.Ability to obtain California Criminal and Child Abuse Index clearance.

12.Work as a team player for whom the ownership of ideas is less important than the result of the collaborative effort. As such, the individual will be a team player who can take both leader and follower roles as the situation requires.

Apply By

  • In Person
  • Submit Resume in Person
  • Pick Up Application in Person
  • Mail Resume
  • Call for Appointment
  • Email Resume
  • Online Application
  • Include Cover Letter

Additional Information

Human Response Network is a community-based organization providing crisis intervention, education, and prevention programs that promote personal empowerment and mutual respect to better the lives of all people in Trinity County. We offer a creative, flexible working environment where self-starters and collaborators are highly valued. Benefits may include medical, dental, and vision insurance coverage; paid vacation and sick time; and agency contributions to a retirement fund.