Join the Team

The Memphis Child Advocacy Center serves children who are victims of sexual and physical abuse through prevention, intervention, and education. Our vision is a community where children are safe, families are strong, and victims become children again.

The Memphis Child Advocacy Center is an equal opportunity/equal access employer.

Prevention Specialist

The prevention specialist provides group training and individual consultation to adult audiences toward prevention of child sexual abuse and appropriate reporting. The prevention specialist also engages in activities toward general community awareness about the Memphis Child Advocacy Center and the issue of child sexual abuse.

Responsibilities include providing training to adults on sexual abuse prevention using the Darkness to Light Stewards of Children model; leading workshops to youth-serving organizations regarding child safety policy and procedures; implementing strategy to reach target audiences with Stewards of Children training.

The successful candidate will have a bachelor's degree preferably in social work, sociology, psychology, communications or public relations. Experience in child abuse prevention is preferred. The prevention specialist must be highly organized, have excellent written and verbal communication skills and public speaking experience. Bilingual Spanish-speaking candidates are encouraged to apply. Candidates must submit to a criminal background check. For a full description of the position, including qualifications and how to apply, click here.

Applications will be accepted until November 17, 2019.

Operations Assistant

The operations assistant will support the daily operating procedures of finance and human resources and administratively assist in facilities maintenance and IT support. This position reports to the director of operations.

A bachelor's degree in accounting/finance, non-profit administration or a business-related field is preferred. The successful candidate will have demonstrated computer experience, with advanced skills in Microsoft Office Suite and effectively manage multiple priorities. For a full description of the position, including qualifications and how to apply, click here.

Applications will be accepted until November 22, 2019

This project is funded under an agreement with the State of Tennessee.