Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Bilingual (Spanish) Therapeutic Foster Care Case Manager in Holden, Massachusetts

Are you interested in working for a human service agency where the sky is the limit for growth potential? Do you enjoy working with children in need and making a difference in their lives? Do you have a passion for improving the lives of children in foster care?

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

Being a Therapeutic Foster Care Case Manager at Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health has its Advantages!

As a

Therapeutic Foster Care Case Manager

at Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health you will:

  • Provide regular weekly visits and support, direction and feedback to Proctor Parents, families, collaterals and clients. Lead Proctor team meetings.

  • Demonstrate an ability to respond appropriately in a calm, thoughtful manner that provides support, clear direction and expectations to Proctor Parents, families, collaterals and clients.

  • Act as lead person between the program and the treatment team through written and documented telephone communication, as well as facilitation of meetings, to effect change in the best

interest of the client.

  • Be responsible for all paperwork including, but not limited to, treatment plans and reviews, all reports, and comprehensive assessments are done according to state and Devereux requirements.

Documents are to be complete and submitted on time.

  • Ensure access to a personal vehicle, maintain a valid driver’s license, state mandated levels of insurance and up to date registration and inspection. Ensure verification of safe driving, through

annual submission of state driving, insurance, and inspection records.

  • Acquire and maintain thorough knowledge of Devereux Therapeutic Foster Care Program philosophy, policies and procedures.

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 policies 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.

Do you want to learn more about being a Direct Support Professional? Click here: http://learn.devereux.org/rjp/dcp-kids.html

Keywords :

case manager, proctor supervisor, foster care, human services, social work, social worker, therapeutic foster care

Requirements

  • BA/BS required in Human Services required. Master's degree preferred.

  • Bilingual in Spanish.

  • Two years experience in foster care with children/adolescents. Supervisory experience preferred.

  • Previous TFC experience a plus.

  • Must have proficient computer skills and excellent organizational and customer service skills.

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