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East Carolina University - Greenville, NC
Additionally, the child advocate explains medical jargon and procedures in simplified terms, to the patient and family, and to the department of social services case worker and/or law enforcement....
2 days ago
Defuniak Springs, FL
Training, and/or work experience in the dynamics of victimization, community services and crisis intervention is preferred....
1 day ago
State of Florida - Daytona Beach, FL
welfare, social service, counseling, teaching, or supervising volunteers All individuals hired after February 1, 2020, must obtain a Child Advocate Manager Certification offered by the Florida Certification...
23 hours ago
Palomar Health - Escondido, CA
. * Advocates for patients with County and State Social Service agencies by helping file appeals and other actions. * Attends all eligibility related meetings and trainings. * Utilizes Cerner and other...
1 day ago
Apprio - Washington, DC
Services, & other relevant programs CanAide, a subsidiary of ApprioHealth, LLC offers a collegial and supportive environment focused on its greatest assets...its people....
2 days ago
Oakland County - Pontiac, MI
Supervises, trains and provides social service advocacy, and referral services, to meet the needs of crime victims....
8 hours ago
MedData - Scottsdale, AZ
Job Description MedData has an excellent career opportunity available as a Patient Advocate to work in a Behavioral Health Hospital setting located in Scottsdale, AZ. The schedule for this Full...
9 hours ago
City of Aurora, CO - Aurora, CO
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Education: Associate's Degree in Human Services, Criminal Justice, Social Work, or a directly related field Experience: At least 2 years of human services related experience At...
2 days ago
State of Florida - Clearwater, FL
welfare, social service, counseling, teaching, or supervising volunteers All individuals hired after February 1, 2020, must obtain a Child Advocate Manager Certification offered by the Florida Certification...
14 hours ago
State of Florida - Pensacola, FL
welfare, social service, counseling, teaching, or supervising volunteers All individuals hired after February 1, 2020, must obtain a Child Advocate Manager Certification offered by the Florida Certification...
14 hours ago
State of Florida - Panama City, FL
welfare, social service, counseling, teaching, or supervising volunteers All individuals hired after February 1, 2020, must obtain a Child Advocate Manager Certification offered by the Florida Certification...
2 days ago
Magellan Health - Joint Base Lewis McChord, WA
Provides crisis intervention and a warm hand off to community resources for victims who are not eligible for services through Military Healthcare Services....
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City of Aurora - Aurora, CO
MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS Education: Associate's Degree in Human Services, Criminal Justice, Social Work, or a directly related field Experience: At least 2 years of human services related experience At...
3 days ago
State Florida - Shalimar, FL
Training, and/or work experience in the dynamics of victimization, community services and crisis intervention is preferred....
3 days ago
Ketchikan Indian Community - Ketchikan, AK
Ability to interact effectively with a variety of people in situations which are often difficult and demanding (crisis intervention skills)....
3 days ago

Child Advocate Online Courses and Training Opportunities

Child Nutrition and Cooking
Eating patterns that begin in childhood affect health and well-being across the lifespan. The culture of eating has changed significantly in recent decades, especially in parts of the world where...

Social Work Practice: Advocating Social Justice and Change
In this course, you will learn how social workers in the United States engage in creating change and supporting the resilience of individuals, families and communities in this new era. Learners...

Everyday Parenting: The ABCs of Child Rearing
Everyday Parenting gives you access to a toolkit of behavior-change techniques that will make your typical day in the home easier as you develop the behaviors you would like to see in your child....

Salary for Child Advocate Jobs Nationwide

This is the average annual salary for Child Advocate jobs nationwide as reported by the BLS.

$40,488

Licensing / Certification

Required or preferred licenses and certifications for Child Advocate positions.

Highest Education Level

Child Advocates offer the following education background
  • Master's Degree (46.3%)
  • Bachelor's Degree (41.8%)
  • Associate's Degree (4.2%)
  • Doctorate Degree (3.1%)
  • High School or GED (2.3%)
  • Vocational or Certification (1.7%)
  • Some College (0.4%)
  • Some High School (0.1%)

Average Work Experience

Here's a breakdown of the number of years' experience offered by Child Advocates
  • None (37.4%)
  • 1-2 years (21.0%)
  • 2-4 years (19.9%)
  • Less than 1 year (18.0%)
  • 4-6 years (3.6%)

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