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Nashville Children's Alliance

Forensic Interviewer

Nashville Children's Alliance

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Job Summary

Position Description: This position provides advocacy, crisis support, and case management services to child victims and their supportive family members.

Job Responsibilities

  • Conduct child interviews with alleged victims of or child witnesses to sexual or severe physical abuse
  • Conduct child interviews in accordance with the established forensic interviewer investigative protocol
  • Preparing FI Summary Reports and ensuring they are received by appropriate CPIT members
  • Data entry:  NCAtrak updated, Board Stats, Master List of FIs, and other statistical reports that may be requested
  • Serve as members of the Child Protective Investigative Team (CPIT).
  • Participate in pertinent court proceedings
  • Participate in peer review assessments and mandatory supervisory evaluations
  • Attend periodic meetings of the Forensic Interviewers throughout Tennessee
  • Receive continuing educational hours pertaining to child abuse and neglect throughout the year
  • Other duties as deemed appropriate by the Director of Forensic and Family Services and CEO

Qualifications

EDUCATIONAL REQUIREMENTS

  • Bachelor’s degree in a field related to social science, education, criminal justice, nursing, psychology or other helping profession, a master’s degree is preferred.

 

EXPERIENCE REQUIREMENTS

  • Experience equivalent to three years of full-time professional work in child protective services, criminal justice, clinical evaluation, forensic interviewing or other comparable work with children
  • Demonstrated professional knowledge of child abuse and neglect and child development
  • Demonstrated successful experience with interdisciplinary teamwork
  • No criminal history as determined by a criminal background check
  • Spanish speaking preferred

Additional Information

Benefits

Nashville Children’s Alliance is committed to diversity, equity and inclusion.  NCA does not discriminate in regards to gender, race, sexual preference, sexual identity, national origin, religion, disability, age or marital status in the recruitment, selection, or placement of employees.

 

Nashville Children’s Alliance offers excellent paid time off and recognizes 20 holidays throughout the year.

How to Apply

Please send a resume and cover letter to Charlsi Legendre at charlsi.legendre@nashvillechildensalliance.org with the subject line “Family Support Specialist”.

 

Nashville Children’s Alliance is committed to diversity, equity and inclusion.  NCA does not discriminate in regards to gender, race, sexual preference, sexual identity, national origin, religion, disability, age or marital status in the recruitment, selection, or placement of employees.

 

 

Nashville Children’s Alliance offers excellent paid time off and recognizes 20 holidays throughout the year.

Details

  • Date Posted: November 23, 2021
  • Job Function: Other
  • Service Area: Children / Youth
  • Working Hours: 37.5