Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health Family Support Worker (Transporter) in Trenton, Florida

Description

This position is field based, providing transportation to clients throughout Gilchrist, Levy and Dixie Counties

Are you looking for a great opportunity to start a career in child welfare case management? If supporting the mission of ensuring the safety of children and helping to build strong families is your passion, then Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health has an opportunity for you! We are looking for a motivated, dedicated and compassionate person to be a Family Support Worker (Transporter).

Being a Family Support Worker (Transporter) has its Advantages

As a Family Support Worker (Transporter) at Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health, 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

  • Opportunities to work alongside with a professional team of case managers, for learning and development opportunities, and future growth into a Case Manager with Bachelors Degree!

  • Excellent benefits including low-cost, high coverage Health Insurance, generous time-off, competitive retirement, tuition reimbursement, AND MORE!

Devereux Advanced Behavioral Health provides child welfare and case management services for children and families referred by DCF, to provide programs and resources that build strong communities. Based out of Trenton, FL, this position is responsible for assisting Case Managers by transporting families (children and family members) safely and timely to and from medical appointments, court appointments, and family visitations, as well as witnesses and documents visitations and progress as needed. This is a field base transporting role that provides coverage throughout Gilchrist, Levy and Dixie Counties.

Keywords: case management support, transporter, family support worker, child welfare, foster care, social work, child passenger safety, human services, non-profit

Qualifications

Education:

  • High School Diploma/GED required

Experience:

  • One (1) year of related experience (i.e., working with youth and families and/or transporting clients)

  • Prior experience with car seat types, installation and expiration dates

Other Requirements:

  • Valid Florida Driver’s License;

  • Class B CDL Driver’s license with passenger endorsement preferred

  • Must be able to attend a 3-day, new hire orentation class, Monday - Wednesday, 9:00am - 5:00pm ET

Company Overview

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 welfare program to eligible full-time employees, family members and domestic partners. Our benefit programs include medical (including telemedicine - 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, a 403(b) retirement plan with matching benefit, and voluntary/employee paid supplemental life and accident coverage.

Visit benefits.devereux.org to see why we are a great place to work!

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.

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 screening required. EOE

Requisition ID 2019-4839

Category Clinical

Position Type Full-Time