Victim Services Worker Resume Sample

Updated: June 6, 2018

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Victim Services Worker Resume Sample

 

 

Jimmy Claw
6502 Huntington Road, Danbury, CT 65021
(000) 999-9999
[Email]


VICTIM SERVICES WORKER

SUMMARY
8+ years’ progressively responsible experience providing client advocacy and referral services in accordance with set plans and programs. Proven ability to conduct client intake by obtaining demographic information, and assisting clients in completing forms. Competent in assessing clients’ needs for services, and providing them with information on community services.

PROFESSIONAL COMPETENCIES

Client Advocacy Plan Management Assessments
Service Provision Service Needs Identification Referral Assistance
Relationship Building Health and Safety Promotion Resources Management
Victim Support Public Education Outreach

KEY ACHIEVEMENTS
• Successfully arranged community support for all assigned clients, between the years 2015 and 2017.
• Wrote a booklet on public awareness regarding safety, which is now being used as part of the public education program.
• Developed and implemented a series of outreach programs, which proved to be highly successful.
• Introduced a dynamic client intake system, which was considered 65% more efficient than the one already in place.

PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Victim Services Worker
Personal Services Inc., Danbury, CT | 2013-present
• Handle client intake activities, by obtaining demographic information, and other personal and professional information.
• Assist clients and their families in filling out intake forms, ensuring that they are complete and accurate.
• Assess clients’ needs for services, and provide them with information on where and how to obtain them.
• Provide emotional support to clients, who may have been victims of crime, by actively listening to them.
• Assist clients by providing them with information on police, legal, and medical systems, specific to their cases.
• Provide court support, including explaining court processes, and trial procedures.
• Accompany clients to court, police, and medical appointments, in order to provide support to them.
• Consult and liaise with community services to maintain updated information on available resources.

Victim Services Volunteer
Ocem Personal Services, Danbury, CT | 2011-2013
• Assisted clients in understanding their legal rights, pertaining to the crimes that they have gone through.
• Provided support for filling out forms, and took and recorded initial information regarding the incident.
• Created and maintained liaison with community services to obtain updated information.
• Assisted clients in determining the right type of services that they require, in accordance with their specific situation.
• Created and maintained client records, ensuring that they were updated properly, and stored confidentially.

EDUCATION
Connecticut State University, Danbury, CT
Bachelor’s Degree in Social Services