** This position is sign-on bonus eligible. Must be a non-Devereux employee to qualify**
Must be certified as a Child Welfare professional by the Florida Board (CWCM, CWPI, CPI, etc.). Candidates must reside in Hillsborough Co., FL or nearby due to the area of coverage.
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 Certified Child Welfare Case Manager.
Being a Certified Child Welfare Case Manager has its Advantages
As a Certified Child Welfare Case Manager 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
Career growth and opportunities to work alongside other talented and advanced case management professionals in one of the top behavioral health agencies in the country
Sign-on bonus eligible, with excellent benefits including low-cost, high coverage health insurance, generous time-off, and competitive retirement
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, 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 perform transports of clients and may occasionally transport after 5pm.
Keywords: child welfare, social work, social services, social worker, child advocate, family advocate, BSW
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Bachelor’s degree in human services, criminology, juvenile justice, psychology, sociology, counseling, special education, education, human development, child development, family development, marriage and family therapy, and nursing required
Master's Degree in Counseling, Social Work or related field preferred
- Two years of experience working with children, adolescents and families is strongly preferred.
Certification in Child Welfare required (CWCM, CWPI, CPI, etc.)
Valid Florida Driver's License
Successfully pass pre-employment medical screenings which include: Drug Test, TB Test and Influenza Vaccine
- Must be able to complete a 3-Day new hire orientation class; hours are approximately 9:00am to 5:00pm each day
Posted Date 1 month ago (9/20/2021 3:51 PM)
Requisition ID 2021-20043
Position Type Full-Time