Do you want to be a part of creating meaningful, independent and productive lives for children and adolescents? If so, Devereux Community Based Care has an opportunity for a full-time Case Management Support Representative.
Being a Case Management Support Rep has its Advantages
As a Case Management Support Rep at Devereux CBC, you will work with other dedicated professionals who share your passion for helping individuals in need. We offer:
Opportunities to make a positive impact in the lives of children and families in need of support
Ways to help children reach their full potential and achieve their goals
Unique rewards that come from seeing families improve and flourish with the services we referred them to
Devereux Community Based Care of Okeechobee and the Treasure Coast provides case management and welfare services for children and families in the foster care system to ensure a community without abuse, neglect and abandonment, so that all children grow to their full potential. Based out of Fort Pierce, FL, this position is responsible for:
Providing transportation for dependent children to medical appointments, counseling, court appointments, etc.
Assisting Case Managers in obtaining records and documents needed for the delivery of services (e.g., education records, medical/dental records, vital statistics, etc.)
Providing on-call support as required or as scheduled
About Devereux CBC
Devereux Community Based Care of Okeechobee and the Treasure Coast provides oversight and coordination of the child-welfare system in Indian River, Martin, Okeechobee and St. Lucie counties. At any given time, there are about 1,300 abused, abandoned or neglected children in our care. We are responsible for the safety and well-being of each one of them. We meet this responsibility through a mix of direct and contracted services. If you think about it in terms of building a house, we are the general contractor of the child-welfare system. The system is the house, we are the contractor, and our network of service providers are the subcontractors we pull together to make the house strong and ready to live in. Devereux CBC offers a full range of care for children, adolescents, young adults and family members in Okeechobee and the Treasure Coast. We offer our services through a wide variety of approaches including in-home parenting and prevention services, family preservation, case management, residential programs and extended foster care services for teenagers and young adults.
Competitive Salary and Benefits
In addition to a competitive salary, Devereux Community Based Care 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.
Two years of experience working with children/families
Previous experience in a social service organization
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