Newport Child Family Support Family Engagement Specialist
Easterseals | Newport, VT
The Employer has temporarily removed this postingEasterseals Vermont is
the leading agency in the state in working hand-in-hand with the Department for
Children and Families (DCF) to find family-centered solutions to problems.
As a Family Engagement Specialist Intensive Family Based
Services (IFBS) Case Manager, you will do mission-guided work in a supportive
environment. Extensive training is provided. Responsibilities will include
ensuring that family assessments are completed in a timely manner as prescribed
by IFBS policies, creating crisis plans and responding to crisis calls as
needed, including after hours and weekends, implementing short term (90 Days)
interventions and support in an effort to prevent Department of Children and
Family (DCF) involvement or out of home care, and/or to reunify children with
their family; to improve family functioning and coordinating services with
other providers, such as schools, Early Intervention services, clinicians and
other relevant service providers.
This is a full-time (40 hours a week) position. These 40 hours may
include early morning, evening and/or weekend time.
The successful candidate will have a Bachelor's Degree in Human
Services or related field, strong interpersonal, communication and writing
skills. Two (2) years of experience is preferred. This position also requires a
vehicle with insurance that meets our coverage requirements.
Our comprehensive benefits package includes medical, dental,
matching retirement, life insurance, tuition reimbursement, as well as ongoing
professional development with room for growth. We are committed to providing a
culture of wellness for our employees that offers a tobacco free environment,
wellness education, and fitness opportunities.
- Job Family Administrative
- Pay Type Salary
- Newport, VT 05855, USA