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 Foster Care Case Manager at Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health has its Advantages!
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 7,500 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.
Our Culture, Our Expectations
At Devereux, we strive to incorporate servant leadership into our culture and every aspect of our organizational framework; from the delivery of quality services to individuals served, their families, and other stakeholders to the development and empowerment of our employees. We offer challenging and exciting work, and our supportive team environment creates an empowering and positive atmosphere. To be successful in our work environment, you will put the needs of others first, and will feel called to serve, and called to lead.
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 (including medical care via phone, web, app), dental, prescription drug, preventative care, mental health services and an employee assistance / work-life balance program. In addition, we offer tuition assistance, generous time-off and a 403(b) retirement plan with matching benefit, along with voluntary/employee paid vision, supplemental life and accident coverage to full-time employees.
Click here to see why we are a great place to work: http://benefits.devereux.org .
case manager, proctor supervisor, foster care, human services, social work, social worker, therapeutic foster care
BA/BS required in Human Services required. Master's degree preferred.
Bilingual in Spanish.
Must have MA Social Work License or be able to obtain Social Work License within six months of hire..
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