If ensuring the safety of children and helping to build strong families is your mission, then Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health has an opportunity that will interest you! We are looking for a motivated, dedicated and compassionate person to be a Child Welfare Case Manager.
Being a Adoptions Specialist has its Advantages
As a Adoptions Specialist at Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health, you will work with other dedicated professionals who share your passion for helping individuals in need. We offer:
The rewards of making a positive impact in the lives of children and families in need of support
Training and development opportunities to grown into a Certified professional in Child Welfare with paid pre-service class hours and field supervision
Quality Low-Cost Benefits, plus student loan debt assistance and 30-day benefit eligibility waiting period for new hires! http://benefits.devereux.org
Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health provides services for children and families in the child welfare system, to ensure a community without abuse, neglect and abandonment so all children grow to their full potential. Based out of Tampa, FL and providing coverage to Hillsborough Co., this position is responsible for coordinating all services rendered to, and acting as a single and continuous point of contact for, the child or family until reunification is complete, transfer to adoption achieved or independent living is realized. The case manager represents in court appointments, assists with medical appointments, family visitations, and coordination of information and resources with the CPI, the family and caregivers. This position may transport clients, and some transports may occur after 5pm.
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 visithttps://jobs.devereux.org/#covid.
Keywords: case manager, child welfare, child protection, family services, social work, social services, human services
Bachelor's degree required in social work or related field, as defined by Florida Statute 65C-15.017. Related degrees include sociology, psychology, human services, counseling, human development, child development, family development, marriage and family therapy, special education, education, criminology, juvenile justice, or nursing.
Master's Degree in Counseling, Social Work or related field preferred
Two (2) years of experience working in child welfare is preferred.
Prior case management experience in Adoptions or Permanency Programs strongly preferred.
Certified as a Child Welfare Case Manager by the state of Florida required
- Must be able to complete a 3-Day new hire orientation class; hours are approximately 9:00am to 5:00pm each day
Posted Date 4 weeks ago (9/2/2021 9:09 AM)
Requisition ID 2021-19789
Position Type Full-Time