Advocacy Specialist

DRW is seeking an Advocacy Specialist to provide direct client
advocacy and representation to individuals with disabilities and
their families on a variety of disability-related issues in our
Madison office.  

Position will include working with victim/survivors of crime.  Other
duties include: administrative tasks related to case maintenance
and reporting, outreach, information and referral, systems
advocacy and training. Bachelor’s Degree in related field or
equivalent experience; excellent written and verbal communication
skills; direct experience with people with mental illness and other
disabilities, or with victim/survivors of crime; working knowledge of
state and county mental health programs, services and delivery
system; medical or clinical knowledge sufficient to aid in critical
review of client treatment and facility mental health records; and
familiarity with Special Education and Individuals with Disabilities
Education Act, and state laws pertaining to victim rights,
restraining orders, and divorce.

EEO/AA employer committed to a diverse workforce. Excellent
salary and benefits package. Please submit cover letter and
resume to by 5 pm June 19, 2017.  For detailed
application instructions, go to