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Family and Youth Specialist 

Description This position is responsible for the case management functions of a caseload of foster youth and respective foster homes. Review referrals of youth with co-workers to determine if and where the placement may occur.Communicate with the foster parent/s to discuss the potential placement of the referral, working in conjunction with the intake process used by the state and division.Conduct visits to the home as prescribed by policy and placing agency contract requirements.Discuss all relevant issues pertaining to the youth in care with foster parent/s, youth, school officials, natural parents, placing agency and other appropriate parties involved with the youth according to policy, regulations and best practice standards.  
Position Requirements Undergraduate degree from accredited college or university in the field of social work, counseling, psychology, sociology, or child & family studies is required. Demonstrated training in the practices of writing and implementing treatment plans and case management. This is an hourly position and will be around $12 per hour.  
Full-Time/Part-Time Part-Time  
Location Kentucky - Louisville  
About the Organization Specialized Alternatives for Families and Youth (SAFY) is a leading national nonprofit organization headquartered in Ohio providing a full continuum of services for youth in the child welfare and juvenile justice systems. Founded in 1984, SAFY's programs are nationally-recognized in 30 offices across nine states including Ohio, Indiana, Kentucky, South Carolina, Alabama, Oklahoma, Texas, Colorado and Nevada.

SAFY offers a broad range of programming from early intervention and prevention, home-based or community-based interventions, out-of-home placements, reunification and aftercare services for more than 4,300 difficult-to-place dependent children and children at risk. SAFY's comprehensive services include treatment foster care, adoption, emergency and runaway services, mental health services, in-home services, independent living, developmental disability services, juvenile offender programs, aftercare, special medical services and teen parent programs.
 

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