Main Areas of Responsibility:
A forensic interviewer plays an important role in ensuring the safety of children in our community. After receiving specialized training, the forensic interviewer talks to children who have potentially been abused, neglected, or have witnessed violence as a part of the investigative and safety planning process.
Additional Areas of Responsibility:
The forensic interviewer is part of a multidisciplinary team, and coordinates closely with law enforcement, Children, Youth and Family Services, advocates, sexual assault nurse examiners, and mental health providers to ensure children throughout our community are safe and receive justice. Provide forensic interviewing of children ages 3-17 years of age or adults with intellectual disabilities. (No previous experience as a forensic interviewer necessary- Solace will provide all training.)
Bachelor’s Degree with at least three years of experience working with families is preferred, but not required. This position requires a High School Diploma or equivalent (active community members without formal higher education are encouraged to apply); bilingual fluency in English and Spanish; and strong working knowledge of state and local resources.