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Resource Parent Support Worker 

Full-Time/Part-Time Full-Time  
Shift Days  
Location PA CIDD Phila CSP Foster Care Program  
Open Date 1/10/2018  
Req Number CLI-18-00019  
Description

Resource Parent Support Worker

Are you looking for a rewarding opportunity working with children in Foster Care? Do you have what it takes to ccordinate the necessary resources?

If you answered YES to either of these questions, then consider joining our Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health team!

The Case Coordinator will work with Devereux's Philadelphia Foster Care Program and will be based in Philadelphia, PA.

Responsibilities:

  • Ensures that all agencies and individuals involved with the foster child (including foster parents, schools, community agencies, courts, DHS, physicians and legal family members) are working together as a team.
  • Coordinates educational placement, concerns, linkage and maintenance to all necessary external community resources.
  • Provides bi-monthly safety checks within the home, providing skill building and consultation to foster family and child.

About Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health

Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health is one of the largest and most advanced behavioral healthcare organizations in the country. Informed by the latest advancements in science and medicine, we combine evidence-based interventions with compassionate family engagement to help change lives. We were founded in 1912 by special education pioneer, Helena Devereux. Today, Devereux is a national nonprofit partner for individuals, families, schools and communities, serving many of the most vulnerable members of our society in areas of autism, intellectual and developmental disabilities, specialty mental health, and child welfare.

Our Mission: Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health changes lives – by unlocking and nurturing human potential for people living with emotional, behavioral or cognitive differences.

We employ more than 7,000 staff and operate 15 centers in 13 states. We offer a comprehensive national network of clinical, therapeutic, educational, and employment programs and services that positively impact the lives of tens of thousands of children, adults and their families every year.

Competitive Salary and Benefits

In addition to a competitive salary, Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health provides a comprehensive health and wellness program to eligible full-time employees, family members and domestic partners. Our health and wellness programs include medical, dental, prescription drug, preventative care, mental health services and an employee assistance / work-life balance program. In addition, we offer generous time-off and a 403(b) retirement plan, along with voluntary/employee paid vision, supplemental life and accident coverage to full-time employees.

Click on the following link to see why we are a great place to work: http://benefits.devereux.org.

Keywords: residential aide, PCA, classroom aide, mental health tech, CNA, children, special education, para

 
Position Requirements

Requirements:

  • EDUCATION: Bachelor’s degree in Social Work or related discipline required.

    EXPERIENCE: Six months experience in Social Service preferred.

  • Valid drivers license
  • Excellent Customer Service and communication skills required
  • Expertise with Microsoft Word and proficient use of excel
 
Exempt/Non-Exempt Exempt  
Job Summary Schedule for this position is: Monday-Friday Pay range for this position is $33,000-$37,000.  
Contact Information Recruiter Name  
About the Organization The employment policies of Devereux are to recruit and hire qualified employees without discrimination because of race, religion, creed, color, age, sex, marital status, national origin, citizenship status, ancestry, disability, veteran status, communication ability, gender identity or expression or sexual orientation and to treat them equally with respect to compensation and opportunities for advancement - including upgrading, promotion and transfer - consistent with individual skills and the needs of Devereux.
 
EOE Statement We are an Equal Opportunity Employer. We will consider applicants for this position without regard to any category protected by applicable federal, state or local law, including but not limited to race, religion, sex, color, age, citizenship status, physical or mental disability, national origin, marital status, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, genetic information, veteran status or uniform service member status.

Devereux is a drug-free workplace, drug testing required. EOE  

This position is currently not accepting applications.

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