Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Certified Child Welfare Case Manager in Orlando, Florida

Be a part of creating meaningful, independent and productive lives for children and adolescents who receive services from our Orlando - based Case Management Organization serving Orange County, FL. We have a current opening for a

Full-Time

Child Welfare Case Manager. The Child Welfare Case Management position will allow you to find purpose and give you room to grow in the largest not-for-profit provider of services to children and families in Florida.

Child Welfare Case Manager Responsibilities

  1. Develop individual case plans

  2. Conduct safety assessments

  3. Conduct home visits based on individual child and family need

  4. Provide referrals to community resources

  5. Attend and testify at court hearings, case reviews, staffing and other meetings as required

  6. Prepare judicial reviews, case plans, family assessments and other required reports and paperwork

  7. Conduct diligent searches

  8. Provide support to children, families and caregivers to ensure stable placement and timely achievement of permanency

  9. Arrange or provide transportation of children as needed

  10. Provide on-call support as necessary

  11. Work on a team consisting of the family and other service providers

  12. Monitors case plan compliance and works on goals and tasks with family

Organization Profile :

Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health is one of the largest and most advanced behavioral healthcare organizations in the country. We have a unique model that connects the latest scientific and medical advancements to practical, effective interventions in the treatment of behavioral health.

We were founded in 1912 by one of the first pioneers in the field, Helena Devereux. Today, we are a national non-profit 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.

Devereux Florida

is a leading nonprofit behavioral healthcare services provider, serving children with intellectual/developmental disabilities and behavioral health challenges, and their families. In Florida, for over 25 years, we have provided a variety of programs and services, including child welfare services, touching the lives of over 5,000 children on any given day. Devereux Florida offers a full continuum of programs and services including a child and adolescent psychiatric hospital, statewide inpatient psychiatric program, community based group homes, foster care and specialty foster care, counseling centers, case management, abuse and neglect prevention services, and community outreach.**

Additional Details:

The primary purpose of Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health is to provide quality service to those entrusted to our care by their families, guardians, agencies, and other designated parties. The most critical resource we have to accomplish this task is our employees. No intervention can be implemented without the assistance of competent employees who are physically and mentally prepared to carry out this tremendous responsibility.

For this reason, in addition to a competitive salary, Devereux provides a comprehensive health and welfare benefits program to eligible full-time employees, family members, and domestic partners.

Health and welfare programs include medical, dental, prescription drug, preventative care, mental health services, and an Employee Assistance / Work Life Balance Program, as well as generous time-off policies, and a 403 B retirement plan.

Additionally, voluntary, employee paid, Vision, Supplemental Life, and Accident coverage are available to FT employees.

*It is the intent of Devereux to continue to offer these benefits; however, we reserve the right to change or stop them at any time, with or without notice.

To learn more about our comprehensive benefit package, visit http://learn.devereux.org/benefits

Applicants requiring a reasonable accommodation, as defined by the Americans with Disabilities Act, must notify the agency. Notification to the agency must be made five days in advance to allow sufficient time to provide the accommodation .**

Requirements

  • Must be able to complete a 3 day new hire orientation class (Monday - Wednesday); Hours are approximately 9:00am to 5:00pm each day

Education:

  • Bachelor's degree

required

from an accredited university in social work or related area of study. Related degrees include: criminology, psychology, sociology, counseling, special education, education, human development, child development, family development, marriage and family therapy, and nursing.

  • Master's Degree in Counseling, Social Work or related field and two years of experience working in child welfare is strongly

preferred

  • Volunteer work may substitute for experience

  • Valid Florida Driver's License