The Family Advocate (FA) is considered to be a member of the multidisciplinary team, along with The Montgomery County Office of Children and Youth, District Attorney’s Office, law enforcement, and mental health and medical professionals. The FA must possess the skills and demeanor to interface with child victims and their parents and the other professionals who form the multidisciplinary team around any given case.
Minimum of Bachelor’s degree in social work, social services, psychology, criminal justice or related field and three years’ experience; Master’s degree a plus. Experience with child abuse/child sexual abuse a plus.
- Valid PA driver’s license and insurance required
- Good computer skills and proficiency in Word, Outlook and Excel required
- Excellent oral and written skills required
- Bi-lingual a plus
- Successful completion of background checks which include child abuse history, criminal history and FBI clearances
This position reports directly to our Family Advocate Supervisor. Click here for the full job description.
Please send cover letter, salary requirements and resume to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Mission Kids is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in hiring practices.