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Nashville Children's Alliance

Part-Time Bilingual Forensic Interviewer

Nashville Children's Alliance

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Job Summary

Nashville Children’s Alliance is seeking a Bilingual Forensic Interviewer to conduct child friendly, legally defensible forensic interviews to children who have been physically or sexually abused, or witnessed a violent crime. Our interviewers are a part of the Child Protective Investigative Team (CPIT) for Davidson County, TN.

Job Responsibilities

  • 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 data tracking platform, 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

Qualifications

Must be fluent in Spanish and English

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

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.

Additional Information

Benefits

n/a

How to Apply

Please send a cover letter and resume to Dawn Harper at dawn.harper@nashvillechildrensalliance.org with the subject line:  Part-time Forensic Interviewer position.  No calls please.

Details

  • Date Posted: April 23, 2021
  • Type: Part-Time
  • Job Function: Other
  • Service Area: Children / Youth
  • Working Hours: 16-20