Forensic Interviewer

at Ascension Health in Broadview, Illinois, United States

Job Description


+ Department: Children’s Advocacy

+ Schedule: Full-time, Weekdays, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. plus rotating on call weekends

+ Center: Ascension Program of the Proviso Children’s Advocacy Center

+ Location: Broadview, Il


Paid time off (PTO)

Various health insurance options & wellness plans

Retirement benefits including employer match plans

Long-term & short-term disability

Employee assistance programs (EAP)

Parental leave & adoption assistance

Tuition reimbursement

Ways to give back to your community

As a military friendly organization, Ascension promotes career flexibility and offers many benefits to help support the well-being of our military families, spouses, veterans and reservists. Our associates are empowered to apply their military experience and unique perspective to their civilian career with Ascension.

*Please note, benefits and benefits eligibility can vary by position, exclusions may apply for some roles (for example: PRN, Short-Term Option, etc.). Connect with your Talent Advisor today for additional specifics.


Conduct interviews with alleged child abuse victims working as a part of a multidisciplinary team including all outside agencies involved in the investigation and prosecution of child abuse cases to avoid duplicative interviewing.

+ Conduct child-centered forensic interviews with children, according to a nationally accredited forensic interview model in accordance with protocol.

+ Consult with investigative multidisciplinary team members to share information that may be pertinent to the interview or subsequent investigation.

+ Assist in the development and implementation of training for the multidisciplinary team members.

+ Conduct training sessions with community professionals who require education about child abuse, forensic interviewing, and similar topics.

+ Testify in court hearings, trials, or depositions regarding forensic interviews that were conducted.



+ Master’s Level Degree required.

+ Completion of 40 hour nationally accredited forensic interview training required within 6 months of hire.

Additional Preferences

No additional preferences.

Why Join Our Team

Ascension Illinois delivers compassionate, personalized care throughout Chicago and its surrounding suburbs. As one of the largest health systems in Illinois with 15 hospitals and more than 230 sites of care, you will find an environment that allows you to thrive and create a career path you love. Join a diverse team of more than 17,000 associates and more than 600 providers who are dedicated to providing compassionate, personalized care to all.

Ascension is a leading non-profit, faith-based national health system made up of over 150,000 associates and 2,600 sites of care, including more than 140 hospitals and 40 senior living communities in 19 states.

Our Mission, Vision and Values encompass everything we do at Ascension. Every associate is empowered to give back, volunteer and make a positive impact in their community. Ascension careers are more than jobs; they are opportunities to enhance your life and the lives of the people around you.

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Job Posting: JC247599640

Posted On: Sep 11, 2023

Updated On: Nov 02, 2023

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