Forensic Interviewer/Therapist

Employer: Family & Children's Place

Job Description

For 135 years, Family & Children’s Place has provided proven interventions to prevent child and family violence, abuse, exploitation, and neglect, and helped affected children and families heal. Last year alone, we helped more than 6,000 children and family members regain hope. Since founding, we estimate more than 200,000 have benefited from our personalized, trauma-informed care.
Family & Children’s Place is an equal opportunity employer.EOE/M/F/D/V

Family & Children’s Place’s Kosair Charities Child Advocacy Center has a full-time opening for a forensic interviewer/therapist II. The interviewer /therapist will perform forensic interviews with child victims and witnesses of sexual abuse, providing case management coordination, collaboration and court testimony.  He or she performs clinical work involving child sexual abuse cases including interventions, coordination, collaboration and advocacy services on behalf of children and families.  This position utilizes trauma-informed evidence based practices and policies in its delivery of services.

 

Salary Range: $35,000 - $50,000

Job Requirements:

Requirements

Position requires master’s degree in a mental health discipline with two years post-degree counselling or clinical experience.

Specialized training in forensic interviewing and a minimum of three years’ experience in interviewing child victims of sex abuse are also required.

Criminal Background Check, Child Abuse and Neglect check, pre-employment drug and TB screen.

 

Benefits

Medical Insurance, Life Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, 403b Plan.  Paid time off includes vacation, sick pay, holidays and short-term and long-term disability.

 

How to Apply:

https://familyandchildrensplace.applicantpool.com/