Are you interested in recruiting foster care families? Do you enjoy working with families and children with special needs?
If you answered YES, then consider joining our Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health team!
Being a Foster Care Recruiter-Trainer at Devereux has its Advantages
You will work with other dedicated professionals who share your passion for helping individuals in need. We offer:
-Great benefits and paid time off!
-Ongoing trainings providing a wealth of knowledge!
-Professional development opportunities!
Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Foster Care, provides programs and services for youth – from infancy to 21 years of age – who have been removed from their biological families due to abuse or neglect, and who have been diagnosed with emotional, behavioral and/or cognitive differences.
As part of the Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Pennsylvania continuum of care, our foster care programs operate with the belief that all individuals deserve a loving, supportive and nurturing family – and a positive home environment – to help them reach their unique potential.
Responsibilities : Plans, implements and coordinates in-service and pre-service training programs for staff and
Foster/Treatment Family parents. Monitors training to assure that employees and parents meet the training requirements of the Center, Devereux and regulatory agencies. Recruits, trains and coordinates licensing approval of Foster/Treatment Home parents to ensure that contracted capacity can be met.compliance(keeping the homes in 100% compliance annually) home inspections, home studies, collecting documents, etc.
Applicants interested in working with children will be given The Diana Screen, a computer-based screen that assesses one's understanding of appropriate interactions with children and adults.
*_This position is based in Philadelphia, PA - 3300 Henry Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19129
What is Devereux doing to support and protect the health and safety of our staff during the COVID-19 pandemic?
Devereux is committed to the health and safety of our staff. All Devereux centers have formal infectious-disease and emergency-management plans tailored to specifically address the unique aspects of communicable disease prevention including COVID-19. We adhere to all mandates and guidelines in accordance with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the World Health Organization and practice all protocols that protect the health and safety of our staff. To learn more of how Devereux is supporting and protecting our staff during the pandemic, please visit https://jobs.devereux.org/#covid.
Keywords: recruiter, trainer, foster care, case manager
Education: Bachelors degree in staff training and development, education, or related field required.
Experience : At least one year of previous experience conducting staff training and development, preferably in a health care setting. Requires instructor's certification in First Aid, CPR, and Crisis Prevention/Intervention. Demonstrated effective verbal and written communications and platform experience/skills required. Proficient computer skills and mastery of Microsoft Office applications. Valid driver's license must be maintained.
Posted Date 2 months ago (8/4/2021 2:56 PM)
Requisition ID 2021-19296
Position Type Full-Time