Youth For Change has an immediate opening for a part time Family Specialist. This position provides services to children and families, secures community resources and provides mental health services. Participating in Katie A. Child and Family Team (CFT) Meetings and providing Intensive Home-Based Services. Family Specialists participate in family-centered, strength-based, culturally sensitive, needs driven planning process for creating individualized services and supports for children, youth and their families. The Family Specialist assists in the Wraparound process which facilitates access to natural, professional, and community based options, activities, and opportunities. With the assistance of the Family Specialist the Wraparound process provides children with family-based service alternatives allowing children to return to or continue living in a family setting rather than in a RCL 10-14 group home.
Bachelor's degree in Behavioral Science preferred and one years full time experience or; AA degree in Behavioral Science preferred and two years full time experience or; high school diploma/GED and three years full time experience. Clean DMV record and background clearance.
On-line app @ www.youth4change.org EOE