Current Employment Opportunities:

Forensic Interviewer (Full-Time)

Mission Kids is hiring a Forensic Interviewer, who will be responsible for conducting non-leading, child friendly, developmentally appropriate interview of children affected by sexual and physical abuse for Mission Kids. The Forensic Interviewer is also responsible for the facilitation and promotion of a team investigation approach of child abuse cases.

Essential Duties & Tasks include:

  • Interviewing children, as well as adults with disabilities, who have potentially been victimized or witnessed a crime or violence.
  • Responsible for following the National Child Advocacy Center’s (NCAC) protocol for interviewing children who are suspected victims of child abuse (sexual or physical) and witnesses of abuse or violence
  • Testify in civil and criminal court proceedings as required.
  • Function as an effective member and facilitator of a multi-disciplinary team including law enforcement personnel, case workers, prosecutors, medical and mental health personnel.

Requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree plus 5 years experience in a field that would prepare the candidate for interviewing suspected victims of child physical or sexual abuse. Master’s Degree preferred
  • Experience working with victims of child sexual abuse, physical abuse and family violence.
  • Preferred training in nationally approved child sexual abuse interview model.
  • Preferred experience testifying in court
  • Must have valid driver’s license or ability to get to programs at various locations
  • Successful completion of background checks which include child abuse history, criminal history and FBI clearances, with no criminal history.

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If you are interested, please submit your resume and cover letter to jobs@missionkidscac.org.

Mission Kids is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in hiring practices.

Development and Outreach Associate (Full-Time)

Mission Kids is seeking a Development and Outreach Associate. Duties will be primarily in the areas of database management, donor recognition, committee meeting coordination, event organization and support, and community outreach organization, attendance and presentations. Essential skills required include exceptional organizational and writing skills, attention to detail, strong proficiency in Microsoft Word, Microsoft Excel, Microsoft Publisher, Microsoft Outlook, ability to reach out to people and explain our mission. Experience with Raiser’s Edge required. Significant time will be devoted to data management and processing and running Raiser’s Edge reports. The Development and Outreach Associate will also have opportunities to contribute to donor communications, develop relationships with donors, partners and vendors, and be involved in other departmental activities. This position reports directly to the Development Director.

Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s Degree preferred or equivalent professional experience (2-3 years).
  • Experience with Raiser’s Edge required, as significant time will be devoted to data management and processing and running Raiser’s Edge reports.
  • Successful completion of background checks which include child abuse history, criminal history and FBI clearances
  • Valid PA driver’s license and insurance required
  • This position requires flexible hours including weekends and evenings.

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If you are interested, please submit your resume and cover letter to jobs@missionkidscac.org.

Mission Kids is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in hiring practices.


Internship Opportunities:

Now accepting applications for Summer and Fall 2019 Internships!

Mission Kids offers undergraduate internships in a variety of areas. These  positions give students the opportunity to get practical experience in their  field. If you are interested in an internship with our agency, please submit an application, along with your resume and cover letter detailing your interest area, and length of required internship to cgray@missionkidscac.org.

All interested candidates should fill out the Intern Application: Mission Kids Intern Application

Please view our different internship opportunities here:

Outreach and Development Intern Job Description

Program Intern Job Description

Public Policy Admin Intern Job Description

Mission Kids is an equal opportunity employer and does not discriminate in hiring practices.


Young Friends of Mission Kids:

Mission Kids is looking for Young Professionals, ages 21-40, to get involved with our organization’s ‘Young Friends of Mission Kids’ Committee. Ideal candidates should be committed to supporting the Child Advocacy Center’s mission through volunteerism, fundraising and community awareness.
For more information about the ‘Young Friends Committee,’ click view the full description HERE.


Interested candidates should contact Michelle McDyre at: mmcdyre@missionkidscac.org or 484-687-2990 ext.1016


Volunteer Inquiries:

Mission Kids is seeking new volunteers!

Our non-profit organization collaborates with volunteers for a variety of tasks including clerical, special event planning, along with outreach, prevention, and educational events in the community.

Interested volunteers should contact Michelle McDyre for more information at mmcdyre@missionkidscac.org or 484-687-2990 ext. 1016.