POSITION AVAILABLE – Victim Advocate

The Christian County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office has an immediate opening for a full-time Victim Advocate.  The Victim Advocate will be knowledge as to the criminal justice process.  The Victim Advocate will support victims and witnesses going through the criminal justice process by providing information to victims and witnesses about the criminal justice process.  The Victim Advocate will support victims and witnesses by keeping victims and witnesses appraised regarding court dates and court events.  Victim Advocates will provide victims and witnesses information about the constitutional and statutory rights afforded to victims of and witnesses to crimes.  The victim advocate will be knowledge regarding resources in the community to share about available resources to the victims and witnesses.

Qualified candidates will be able to exercise good judgment, be a team player, and be patient.  The qualified candidate must be able to work under pressure and deadlines.  The qualified candidate will be required pass a pre-employment drug screen and background check.  This is a safety sensitive position. 

The Christian County Prosecuting Attorney’s Office is a fileless office.  The successful candidate will be proficient at keyboarding.  We use PROSECUTORbyKARPEL as our case management system. 

Preferred candidate will have previous experience as a victim advocate and/or a degree in criminal justice, psychology or a related degree.

Resumes will be accepted until position is filled.

If interested, please forward a cover letter and resume by mail or e-mail to:

Amy Fite
Prosecuting Attorney
Circuit Courts Building
102 W. Walnut, First Floor
Ozark, MO  65721
e-mail:  Amy.Fite@prosecutors.mo.gov

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