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Forensic Interviewer Supervisor

Position available with Alliance For Children for a Forensic Interviewer Supervisor to supervise Alliance For Children Forensic Interviewer staff, maintain and supervise data retention related to the Forensic Interview Program, including data related to grant requirements. Conduct forensic interviews at the request of Child Protective Services, law enforcement and other multidisciplinary team (MDT) members and make appropriate referrals for the child or family.

Minimum Requirements

  • Bachelor's degree required; degree in social work, criminal justice, psychology or related field preferred
  • Five years of direct forensic interviewing experience required
  • Working knowledge of child development and family dynamics, knowledge of sexual abuse dynamics as it relates to victims and perpetrators
  • Experience in forensic interviewing of children
  • Must enjoy working with children
  • Have a high level of communication skills, team player, networking skills
  • Organized and self-starter
  • Must have valid driver's license and proof of liability insurance
  • Must successfully complete annual criminal and civil background checks
  • Personal qualities of integrity, credibility, and dedication to the mission of Alliance For Children
  • Ability to maintain composure and professionalism under pressure of deadlines
  • Regular and reliable attendance

To apply, send/email a resume and a cover letter detailing your qualifications and interest in the position to HR@allianceforchildren.org with the subject line "Forensic Interviewer Supervisor - Your Name." Questions specific to this position may be directed to Lindsey Dula at ldula@allianceforchildren.org. No phone calls, please.

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Part-Time Clinical Therapist

Position available with Alliance for Children for a Part-Time Clinical Therapist. The Part-Time Clinical Therapist will be responsible for scheduling appointments and providing individual counseling services for child abuse victims and protective caregivers at their designated facility under general supervision of the Clinical Supervisor.

Minimum Requirements

  • Master's degree in social work, counseling, or related field; LCSW, LPC, LMFT preferred
  • Must be trained in TF-CBT and knowledgeable about other EBPs
  • Must possess strong communication and documentation skills
  • Must have two years of experience working with child abuse victims in a clinical setting
  • Must be comfortable leading groups in the absence of a contract therapist or if asked to take on and lead a weekly group
  • Must have a valid driver's license and proof of liability insurance if driving for agency purposes
  • Must successfully complete annual criminal and civil background checks

To apply, email resume and cover letter detailing your qualifications and interest in the position to HR@allianceforchildren.org with the subject line "Clinical Therapist Part-Time - Your Name." Questions specific to this position may be directed to Vanessa Fajardo at vfajardo@allianceforchildren.org. No phone calls, please.

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Client Relations Specialist – Part-Time

Position available with Alliance For Children for a Part-Time Client Relations Specialist at our Northwest Center in Lakeside, TX. The Client Relations Specialist, part-time, acts as the initial contact person for all client, volunteer, and professional inquiries to Alliance For Children. The Client Relations Specialist supervises children in the reception area, obtains family demographic information, and distributes Family Assistance Guides to accompanying parents/guardians. In addition, the Client Relations Specialist has maintenance responsibilities of the physical facility.

Minimum Requirements

  • High school diploma or GED required
  • Bachelor's degree preferred
  • Two years' experience working in social services and/or non-profit organization preferred
  • Work experience beyond the minimum two-year requirement may be substituted for the college degree preference
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills
  • Knowledge of Tarrant County resources
  • Sensitivity to and awareness of unique needs of minority cultures and diverse ethnic groups
  • Volunteer support experience preferred
  • Competent in various Microsoft programs
  • Experience with children required
  • Must have a valid driver's license and proof of liability insurance if driving for agency purposes
  • Must successfully complete annual civil and criminal background checks
  • Able to maintain confidentiality and present in a positive, professional manner at all times
  • Able to maintain composure and professionalism under pressure of deadlines

To apply, email resume and cover letter detailing your qualifications and interest in the position to HR@allianceforchildren.org with the subject line "Client Relations Specialist PT - Your Name." Questions specific to this position may be directed to Charity Garcia at cgarcia@allianceforchildren.org. No phone calls, please.

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Alliance For Children provides equal employment opportunities (EEO) to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, national origin, age, disability or veteran status.

Internships

Interns who work at Alliance For Children not only work in a therapeutic setting, but can also be given the opportunity to work closely with law enforcement, the Tarrant County Criminal District Attorney’s Office, and the Texas Department of Family and Protective Services. Internships are available through our Clinical and Family Advocate programs and are available at all of our Alliance For Children locations. Interns are accepted for fall, spring and summer semesters. 


General Internship Requirements:

  • All applicants must submit a resume, complete an application and provide three professional references.
  • All interns must pass a criminal and CPS background check.
  • All interns must be attending an accredited university seeking a degree in social work, counseling or related field.
  • Students must be willing to work some evenings and weekends and be able to provide their own transportation among all six Alliance For Children locations.
  • All interns will attend specific training for their placement as well as child sexual abuse prevention training prior to working with clients.
  • Students must commit to one semester at Alliance For Children.
  • Students must commit to 15 hours each week.
  • Students will agree to participate in weekly supervision with their supervisor.



Clinical Internship Requirements:

  • Applicants must be seeking a master’s level degree in social work, counseling or a related field.
  • Students must have completed practicum and coursework in counseling theories prior to placement.
  • Interns must be willing to work with clients of all ages in a therapeutic and/or group setting.
  • Must attend a monthly Clinical Team meeting.
  • Students must commit to two semesters at Alliance For Children.

To apply for a Clinical Internship placement, click here to fill out the Clinical Internship Application Questionnaire.


Family Advocate Internship Requirements:

  • Applicants must be seeking at least a Bachelor’s level degree in social work, counseling or related field.
  • Interns must be willing to participate in multidisciplinary staff meetings, observe and implement family needs assessments, provide case management services when needed, research local family resources, and learn crisis intervention techniques.
  • Interns may also be asked to participate in community events, fundraisers, educational programs and other programs offered by Alliance For Children.

To apply for a Family Advocate Internship placement, complete Intern Application and submit your resume and references to Lindsey Dula. Intern application can be found here.