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Thank you for your interest in becoming a part of the DCAC team. Please email all resumes and cover letters to recruiting@dcac.org.

Bilingual Case Manager

Reporting to the Director of Family Assistance, the Case Manager participates in the work of the Center and the collaborating partner agencies on behalf of the child victims by providing support, information and referrals and resources to victims and their families and to other professionals.

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Crisis Child Care Worker

Under the direct supervision of the Director of Support Services, this professional participates in the work of the Center and the collaborating agencies on behalf of the child victims by assisting with monitoring child and family needs during forensic interviews after business hours. This position is responsible for overseeing waiting room children’s safety and well-being as well as soliciting assistance for crisis needs should they arise.

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Director of DCAC Research Institute

Reporting to the Chief Program Officer (CPO) and serving as an integral member of the client services team, the Director of the DCAC Research Institute will participate in defining the clinical strategy and be responsible for the management of all clinical studies being conducted by the DCAC Research Institute. The Director, upon request and by the approval of the CPO, may be asked to evaluate other DCAC-wide projects (e.g., Education, the Multidisciplinary Team Enhancement Project). The Director will manage operational and logistical tasks to ensure efficient execution of studies within established budgets and timelines, ensuring compliance with all appropriate regulations and any relevant IRB requirements. S/he will coordinate the efforts of internal and external resources to ensure research plan optimization. This person will be responsible for writing and submitting research data for peer reviewed publications and disseminating outcomes to the larger public by conducting lectures and public reviews of research findings. The Director also will summarize findings in a format which can be understood and applied by Board members and will present finding to the staff periodically.

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Grant Writer

Under direct supervision of the Chief Development Officer, this position works closely with the Development team to identify foundations/ government opportunities/ organizations and corporations as potential funding sources. Manages grant timeline and relationships - including preparation of grant proposals and funding reports.

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MDT Intake Liaison

Reporting to the Chief of Coordination and Training, the MDT Intake Liaison participates in the work of the Center and the collaborating agencies on behalf of the child victims by reviewing and coordinating notifications of child abuse and neglect from the DFPS Services Statewide Intake, identifies, and tracks notifications within the DCAC Investigative Protocol with MDT members and assist in the coordination of all MDTC activities.

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Research Associate

Dallas Children’s Advocacy Center seeks a Research Associate with experience in doing research and analysis of social science data. The research associate will work with, and report to the Director of the Research Institute of the Dallas Children’s Advocacy Center (DCAC). This individual will work collaboratively with all teams and the Director of the Research Institute at DCAC to design studies, develop instrumentation, analyze data, publish manuscripts, and present data to relevant audiences.

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