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Executive Director

Wood River, IL, USA

How to Apply

Please go to for more information.  Email cover letter, resume or CV, and county application to [email protected].  Applications will be accepted through Monday, March 11, 2024 at 4 pm.

We are seeking a compassionate and experienced Executive Director to lead our team on a full-time basis. The Executive Director will be responsible for implementing the Center's mission and policies through effective administration of office personnel, financial management, collaboration with related agencies, and oversight of volunteer and community education programs. This role is pivotal in representing the Child Advocacy Center within the community and fostering strong working relationships with key stakeholders.

Areas of Responsibility: 
  • Implement the overall mission and policies of the Madison County Child Advocacy Center.
  • Administer office personnel and ensure effective financial management.
  • Foster collaboration with related agencies to ensure holistic support for children and families.
  • Oversee volunteer and community education programs aimed at raising awareness and preventing child abuse.
  • Serve as the primary representative of the Child Advocacy Center in the community, cultivating positive relationships with stakeholders.
  • Ensure effective communication and coordination among disciplines, agencies, and departments essential to the success of the program.
Educational Background: 
Master’s degree or above in human services or a related field
  • Five years of related experience providing services for children and families, including supervisory experience.
  • Demonstrated commitment to the mission of the Child Advocacy Center and a passion for supporting vulnerable populations.
  • Strong interpersonal and communication skills, with the ability to build and maintain effective relationships with diverse stakeholders.

Great salary and benefits package including paid time off, health dental and vision insurance, participation in IMRF pension program, paid holidays, and access to many other benefits.

How to Apply: 

Please go to for more information.  Email cover letter, resume or CV, and county application to [email protected].  Applications will be accepted through Monday, March 11, 2024 at 4 pm.

Organization Info

Madison County Child Advocacy Center

Wood River, IL, USA
Annual Budget : 
11-50 employees
About Us
Areas of Focus: 

The mission of the Madison County Child Advocacy Center is to provide a professional and child-friendly environment to assist in the investigation of allegations of child abuse, provide access to services and treatment for victims and their families and raise awareness within the community.


Forensic Interviews

Case Management

Multidisciplinary Team Coordination

Contracted Therapy

Prevention Education

Awards & Accolades: 
Accredited Member of the National Children's Alliance
Why Work For Us?: 

The Madison County Child Advocacy Center is a resource for the brave children who are involved in abuse allegations. Through a confidential forensic interview, children are able to share their experiences one time, in a safe and supportive environment. Our team is dedicated to helping children and their families find hope and healing despite an abuse allegation. We are part of a state and national network of Child Advocacy Centers and the Center is an accredited member of the National Children’s Alliance. 

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Listing Stats

Post Date: 
Feb 13 2024
Active Until: 
Mar 12 2024
Hiring Organization: 
Madison County Child Advocacy Center