What is the best training for becoming a victim advocate? What types of ongoing training or certifications are necessary to be an effective victim advocate?What do non-traditional career paths look like?
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How did you get your start doing victim advocate work, and what career moves did you make to get to your current position?Do you need a particular educational background?
Does anyone know the degree requirements to become a victim advocate? I would like to become one, but I'm not sure what classes I need to look into.
What are the top 3 traits or skills every victim advocate must have to excel?Can you suggest any tips or insights to develop your victim advocate expertise?
Are there any free resources available to learn interviewing skills for wanna-be crime victim providers?
I will be relocating from out west to Ohio soon; I have been an Advocate for almost 10 years and would like to continue in that line of work. I have a lot of experience, and also work w/the Gang Task Force here.
Looking to see if DV Advocate position is in Fairbanks Alaska.
Go to the source of the grant, demand anonymity, have evidence.Even if it can be traced back to you (are you the only one who sees the mis-use besides the misuser?), you can't lose your job over this, but anonymity will minimize the risk of social fallout
Are jobs in this industry on the rise? Are there any sub-sectors that are growing?Where are the jobs? Which places have the most victim advocate opportunities?
Do some companies pay a lot more for this position than others? What does a top earner make in this field?What skills should you learn to increase your salary?
What do you enjoy most about being a victim advocate? What do you dislike the most? Is it challenging? Are there many opportunities to learn and advance?What keeps you at your job?
Do you have any tips to help prepare for an upcoming victim advocate interview?Are there common interview questions that come up again and again?